The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MS Access skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Access
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 96 102
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 4 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.99% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 6.85% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Median daily rate £285 £298 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.53% +0.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £236 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.93% -11.42%  

MS Access is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 350 336 367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.05% 14.45% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 188 218
Median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing MS Access as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in Berkshire

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MS Access in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Berkshire

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Berkshire

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -3 2 £269 -9.73%
Reading +15 1 £300 -11.11%
Wokingham +4 1 - -
MS Access
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Access also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) SAP
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) SAP Security
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) Clustering
7 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
7 3 (20.00%) Meridio
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) EMC
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) 2G
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (20.00%) Unix
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) SAN
7 3 (20.00%) Veritas
7 3 (20.00%) Unicenter

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) NetSuite
1 1 (6.67%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) 2G
1 3 (20.00%) 3G
1 3 (20.00%) 4G
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) LTE
1 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) Power BI
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) SAP Security
2 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Campaign Management
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) CAD
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) HNC
2 2 (13.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (20.00%) Netcool
1 3 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (20.00%) Unicenter
2 2 (13.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Meridio
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) Callidus
5 1 (6.67%) Marketo