Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 73 81
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Access 3 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.38% 0.57% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 2.13% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 10
Essex median daily rate £213 £263 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% -25.00% +288.89%
10th Percentile £206 £238 £188
90th Percentile £219 £313 £396
East of England median daily rate £413 £288 £300
% change year-on-year +43.48% -4.17% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Essex median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £19.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +65.70% -
10th Percentile £30.75 £32.00 £15.73
90th Percentile £32.25 £32.00 £25.31
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £15.56
% change year-on-year -1.56% +105.62% -22.19%

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 Essex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 179 235 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 22.63% 26.73% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 150 175
Essex median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £310 £225 £244
90th Percentile £588 £491 £545
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 30
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £36.82 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.64% +0.88% +19.67%
10th Percentile £26.09 £29.38 £18.53
90th Percentile £43.00 £46.00 £44.05
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.07 £31.76
% change year-on-year -18.21% +13.57% +11.44%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories

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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Access Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories