Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 6 months to 18 December 2018 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 140 105
Rank change year-on-year +5 -35 +22
Contract jobs citing MS Access 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.034% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 0.19% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £342 - £363
10th Percentile £340 - £260
90th Percentile £388 - £431
Scotland median daily rate £270 £241 £325
% change year-on-year +11.92% -25.77% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £11.30

MS Access is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 524 539 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.50% 18.22% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 292 211
Edinburgh median daily rate £415 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +10.34% -9.38%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £269
90th Percentile £547 £509 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 - £52.00
10th Percentile £18.40 - £44.25
90th Percentile £34.00 - £52.03
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year -1.52% -21.89% +69.00%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing MS Access as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in Edinburgh

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Edinburgh

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MS Access also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Traceability Matrix
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Traceability Matrix
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft