The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing MS Access 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 3.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £188
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 £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 Dorset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 40 43 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 30.30% 16.73% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 25
Median daily rate £375 £320 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% +5.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £438 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £39.50 £12.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +229.16% -59.32%  
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Dorset

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Dorset

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 Dorset region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) QGIS

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source