The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 476 469 383
Rank change year-on-year -7 -86  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 112 152 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 1.41% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 103 182
Median daily rate £338 £325 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -7.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £196 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 19
Median hourly rate £20.91 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.72% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £11.10 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.05 £21.25 £22.50
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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9662 10777 12050
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.47% 21.81% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6383 7393 7989
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 168 180
Median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.67 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in England

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Access in England

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in England

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Access in England

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London -12 38 £325 -23.16% 10
South East -15 26 £375 +25.00% 4
Yorkshire +36 17 £331 +3.51% 4
West Midlands +23 9 £251 - 2
North West +21 9 £400 +35.59% 3
South West +3 7 £394 +27.01% 2
East of England -10 6 £445 +22.75% 2
East Midlands -9 4 £300 -7.69% 2
MS Access
UK

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

1 128 (53.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 125 (52.52%) SQL
3 96 (40.34%) Microsoft
4 86 (36.13%) SQL Server
5 85 (35.71%) VBA
6 66 (27.73%) Finance
7 50 (21.01%) Microsoft Office
8 48 (20.17%) Windows
9 44 (18.49%) Data Analysis
10 43 (18.07%) .NET
10 43 (18.07%) VB
11 40 (16.81%) Oracle
12 36 (15.13%) Migration
12 36 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (15.13%) Degree
13 35 (14.71%) C#
14 34 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 30 (12.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 28 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 27 (11.34%) Banking
17 27 (11.34%) Project Management
18 25 (10.50%) Management Information System
19 24 (10.08%) HTML
19 24 (10.08%) JavaScript
20 23 (9.66%) SAP
20 23 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
21 22 (9.24%) Analytics
22 21 (8.82%) Security Cleared
23 20 (8.40%) XML
23 20 (8.40%) Relational Database

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (5.04%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.62%) SAS
3 9 (3.78%) Apache
3 9 (3.78%) IIS
4 8 (3.36%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.52%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.52%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.52%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.10%) JBoss
6 5 (2.10%) Live Communications Server
6 5 (2.10%) nginx
6 5 (2.10%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.84%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 128 (53.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (21.01%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (7.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (3.36%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.42%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.36%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.68%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.84%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.42%) Actimize
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.42%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.42%) Relativity
4 1 (0.42%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.42%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.42%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.78%) Office 365
3 5 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.68%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.42%) CallidusCloud
5 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.46%) DHCP
1 13 (5.46%) DNS
2 11 (4.62%) LAN
2 11 (4.62%) WAN
3 9 (3.78%) HTTP
4 8 (3.36%) Firewall
5 6 (2.52%) Internet
5 6 (2.52%) LTE
5 6 (2.52%) SAN
6 5 (2.10%) VLAN
6 5 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.68%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (1.68%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.68%) VoIP
8 3 (1.26%) 2G
8 3 (1.26%) 3G
8 3 (1.26%) 4G
8 3 (1.26%) IPsec
8 3 (1.26%) MVNO
8 3 (1.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (36.13%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (8.40%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (6.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (6.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (4.20%) Power BI
9 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.52%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.52%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.52%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.10%) MongoDB
11 5 (2.10%) MySQL
12 4 (1.68%) Big Data
12 4 (1.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (7.56%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.78%) JIRA
2 9 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (2.52%) Bitbucket
4 6 (2.52%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.52%) Subversion
5 5 (2.10%) Bower
5 5 (2.10%) Darcs
5 5 (2.10%) Grunt
5 5 (2.10%) gulp
5 5 (2.10%) Jasmine
5 5 (2.10%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.68%) ERwin
6 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.26%) Toad
8 1 (0.42%) Ant
8 1 (0.42%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.42%) Maven
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 66 (27.73%) Finance
2 27 (11.34%) Banking
3 17 (7.14%) Front Office
4 10 (4.20%) Retail
5 8 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.52%) Back Office
7 6 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.26%) Billing
8 3 (1.26%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.26%) Legal
8 3 (1.26%) Marketing
9 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.42%) Law
10 1 (0.42%) Publishing
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (39.08%) Analyst
2 75 (31.51%) Developer
3 44 (18.49%) Data Analyst
4 22 (9.24%) Access Developer
5 20 (8.40%) Database Developer
6 19 (7.98%) SQL Developer
7 16 (6.72%) Microsoft Developer
8 14 (5.88%) VBA Developer
9 13 (5.46%) Excel Developer
9 13 (5.46%) SQL Analyst
10 12 (5.04%) Excel Analyst
11 11 (4.62%) Business Analyst
11 11 (4.62%) SAP Analyst
12 10 (4.20%) Excel VBA Developer
13 9 (3.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 9 (3.78%) Technical Analyst
14 8 (3.36%) Access VBA Developer
14 8 (3.36%) Project Manager
15 7 (2.94%) Java Developer
15 7 (2.94%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.07%) .NET
2 24 (10.08%) HTML
3 20 (8.40%) XML
4 12 (5.04%) .NET Framework
5 11 (4.62%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.78%) CSS
7 6 (2.52%) HTML5
7 6 (2.52%) jQuery
7 6 (2.52%) REST
7 6 (2.52%) SOAP
7 6 (2.52%) XSLT
8 5 (2.10%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.10%) Backbone.js
8 5 (2.10%) CSS3
8 5 (2.10%) D3.js
8 5 (2.10%) LESS
8 5 (2.10%) Node.js
8 5 (2.10%) Sass
8 5 (2.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (2.10%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.50%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.52%) Clustering
4 6 (2.52%) Fat Client
4 6 (2.52%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.10%) Derivative
6 4 (1.68%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.68%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.26%) CESG
7 3 (1.26%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.26%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.26%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.26%) PMI
8 2 (0.84%) EPoS
8 2 (0.84%) NHS
8 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.17%) Windows
2 16 (6.72%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.46%) Windows XP
4 11 (4.62%) Windows 10
5 10 (4.20%) Unix
6 9 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.52%) Linux
7 6 (2.52%) Solaris
7 6 (2.52%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.68%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.26%) AIX
9 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.42%) Android
10 1 (0.42%) HPUX
10 1 (0.42%) SUSE
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.49%) Data Analysis
2 36 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (15.13%) Migration
3 27 (11.34%) Project Management
4 23 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (9.24%) Analytics
6 18 (7.56%) Data Management
7 16 (6.72%) Data Modelling
7 16 (6.72%) Unit Testing
8 15 (6.30%) Data Migration
9 14 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (5.88%) Statistics
10 13 (5.46%) Change Management
11 12 (5.04%) Data Cleansing
11 12 (5.04%) ETL
11 12 (5.04%) Validation
12 11 (4.62%) Integration Testing
12 11 (4.62%) ITIL
12 11 (4.62%) Mathematics
12 11 (4.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 125 (52.52%) SQL
2 85 (35.71%) VBA
3 43 (18.07%) VB
4 35 (14.71%) C#
5 24 (10.08%) JavaScript
6 17 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 13 (5.46%) Python
9 11 (4.62%) Java
10 9 (3.78%) VB6
11 7 (2.94%) R
12 6 (2.52%) C++
12 6 (2.52%) Perl
12 6 (2.52%) PHP
13 5 (2.10%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.10%) Delphi
13 5 (2.10%) Scala
13 5 (2.10%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.10%) TypeScript
13 5 (2.10%) VC++
Qualifications
1 36 (15.13%) Degree
2 21 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (2.52%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.10%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (2.10%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.26%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.26%) HNC
6 3 (1.26%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.84%) CCNA
7 2 (0.84%) CCNP
7 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.84%) CISSP
7 2 (0.84%) HND
7 2 (0.84%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.42%) APMP
8 1 (0.42%) ISEB
8 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.68%) PMO
3 4 (1.68%) QA
4 3 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.84%) GDPR
5 2 (0.84%) MiFID
5 2 (0.84%) SLA
5 2 (0.84%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.42%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.42%) DICOM
6 1 (0.42%) EMIR
6 1 (0.42%) GAAP
6 1 (0.42%) HL7
6 1 (0.42%) IFRS
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.10%) Docker
3 3 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.52%) NetBackup
1 6 (2.52%) Netcool
1 6 (2.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (2.52%) Unicenter
2 5 (2.10%) Ansible
2 5 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (1.26%) BladeLogic
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 96 (40.34%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.81%) Oracle
3 23 (9.66%) SAP
4 11 (4.62%) Tableau
5 8 (3.36%) HP
5 8 (3.36%) Motorola
6 7 (2.94%) Citrix
7 6 (2.52%) EMC
7 6 (2.52%) Meridio
7 6 (2.52%) Veritas
8 5 (2.10%) Adobe
8 5 (2.10%) Cognos
8 5 (2.10%) IBM
8 5 (2.10%) Informatica
8 5 (2.10%) Sybase
9 4 (1.68%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.68%) Google
9 4 (1.68%) Reuters
10 3 (1.26%) Brocade
10 3 (1.26%) Fortinet
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