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 24 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 of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 118 127
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 6 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.43% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.35% 2.07% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 9
Median daily rate £445 £319 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.60% -8.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £154 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £425 £390
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 £30.00 - -
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 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 443 532 733
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.26% 20.99% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 315 409
Median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £34.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.27% +46.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £26.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 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
Essex -16 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £375 - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £515 -
East Anglia - 1 - -
MS Access
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Database Security
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management

MS Access
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Access Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Database Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (20.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Database Security
3 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (10.00%) Spatial Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) ESRI
3 1 (10.00%) Mapinfo