The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 22 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 Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 34 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.31% 2.08% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.27% 6.67% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £343 £325 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.38% +165.30%  
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 Cardiff with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 79 90 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 24.23% 31.25% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 68 84
Median daily rate £350 £363 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +10.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £196 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £16.28 £19.63 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.04% -45.48%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Cardiff

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Cardiff

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

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft