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 29 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 89 79
Rank change year-on-year -8 -10  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 5 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.49% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% 2.29% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Median daily rate £263 £281 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -19.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £244 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -29.67% +1.11%  

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 362 349 374
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 23.93% 21.18% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 214 215
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +257.14% -37.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £12.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £20.00 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

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 29 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
Leicestershire -9 2 £325 +15.55%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £200 -
MS Access
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) DB2
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) C#

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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Pentaho
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Access Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Access VBA Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Excel Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Reporting Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) BPR
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) QMS
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
3 2 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy