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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 64 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 4 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.49% 0.77% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.17% 3.45% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -29.67% +1.11%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 126 203 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 15.52% 22.33% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 160 183
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £453 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 29 March 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 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) VC++
4 3 (25.00%) Product Management
4 3 (25.00%) VBA
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (8.33%) Def Stans
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (8.33%) Remedy
6 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) IIS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) C++ Team Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Training Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Access Developer
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Product Management
1 3 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C++
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) VC++
2 3 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy