The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 28 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 77 62
Rank change year-on-year +28 -15  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 6 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.12% 0.31% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.26% 1.49% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £425 £258 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.04% -6.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% -  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 141 201 226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 26.40% 20.49% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 127 154
Median daily rate £394 £340 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.80% -22.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.27% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Cheshire

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Cheshire

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Alderley Edge - 1 £425 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £450 -
MS Access
North West

MS Access
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (50.00%) Logistics
2 4 (50.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 3 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) Banking

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Access Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Database Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (25.00%) IT Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Logistics
2 3 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Conflict Management
4 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) VB
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
Alderley Edge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £14 - £17 per hour + likelihood of extension
Posted: 4 days ago