The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Access
England / East of England
Rank 124 120 117
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.97% 1.00% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £293 £271 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.93% -9.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £288
% change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -35.55% -  

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 of England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 411 399 556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.16% 16.45% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 234 346
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £255 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 25
Median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +47.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £22.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £63.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in the East of England

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Access in the East of England

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in the East of England

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Essex -13 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £313 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £130 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £293 -
MS Access
England

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (55.56%) OLTP
3 5 (55.56%) OLAP
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Teradata
3 5 (55.56%) Data Mart
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
4 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
4 4 (44.44%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (11.11%) VBA

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Data Mart
2 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (55.56%) OLAP
2 5 (55.56%) OLTP
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Integration Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Database Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Database Security
3 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Teradata
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft