The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 51 52
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.25% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 1.68% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -32.22% -  

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 Essex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 131 119 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.19% 26.04% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 63 69
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 19
Median hourly rate £47.00 £62.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.80% +78.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Essex

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Essex

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Billericay - 1 - -
MS Access
East of England

MS Access
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft