The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 151 178
Rank change year-on-year -7 +27  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 8 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.96% 1.72% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 24
Median daily rate £253 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.50% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £371 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £620 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -  

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 the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 836 813 1475
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 25.62% 24.15% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 648 1171
Median daily rate £503 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.78% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.27% -40.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in the City of London

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Access in the City of London

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Taleo
5 2 (20.00%) Solvency II
5 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (20.00%) Remedy
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Data Lineage
6 1 (10.00%) GDPR
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) Sybase
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) Windows

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Taleo Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Access Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) HR Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) Data Lineage
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (20.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (10.00%) EMIR
2 1 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) MiFID
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
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