The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 87 95
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.46% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.24% 2.24% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £300 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 322 312 405
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.92% 20.57% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 203 243
Median daily rate £393 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.82% -64.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in the East Midlands

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in the East Midlands

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Leicestershire -10 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £300 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
MS Access
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Reporting Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) BPR
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) QMS
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) VB6
2 1 (11.11%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau