Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 22 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 97 83
Rank change year-on-year +1 -14 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Access 18 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.91% 0.71% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.49% 3.60% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 20
Bristol median daily rate £411 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% -2.74% +9.67%
10th Percentile £329 £288 £297
90th Percentile £438 £463 £457
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.28% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £13.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £13.50 - £11.00

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 Bristol with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 401 333 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.35% 19.58% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 242 368
Bristol median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £296 £280 £275
90th Percentile £525 £525 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Bristol median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £135.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.25% -70.37% +184.21%
10th Percentile £11.25 £29.70 £101.50
90th Percentile £54.25 £46.50 £172.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -20.59% +22.52%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in Bristol

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Bristol

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 14 (77.78%) VBA
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
7 4 (22.22%) ActiveX
7 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) ADO
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
9 2 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
9 2 (11.11%) SQL
9 2 (11.11%) IBM
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
9 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
9 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
10 1 (5.56%) Validation
10 1 (5.56%) Data Management
10 1 (5.56%) Degree
10 1 (5.56%) QA
10 1 (5.56%) ERP
10 1 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (5.56%) Remedy
10 1 (5.56%) Analytical Thinking

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) VBA Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Access Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Access VBA Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) VBA Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Database Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) ActiveX
2 3 (16.67%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Data Validation
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) VBA
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) IBM
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy