Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 103 84
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Access 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% 0.20% 0.073%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.02% 0.93% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Birmingham median daily rate £325 £400 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +220.00% -
10th Percentile £209 £400 £113
90th Percentile £338 £400 £138
West Midlands median daily rate £265 £350 £400
% change year-on-year -24.29% -12.50% +25.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £18.39 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.50 £15.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +60.66% -23.75% +60.00%

MS Access is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 294 324 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.57% 21.40% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 206 153
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £278 £224
90th Percentile £500 £525 £520
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £18.39 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.32% +2.17% +38.46%
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +76.39% -11.25% +14.29%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing MS Access as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 21 November 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 (100.00%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

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 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft