The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 25 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.50% - 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.17% - 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 138 155 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 22.85% 19.02% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 106 119
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
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 Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Birmingham

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Ingres
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Officer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle