The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Access
North West / Lancashire
Rank 32 50 42
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.48% 0.23% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 0.92% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £294
% change year-on-year +7.69% +10.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -35.55% -  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 52 109 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 24.76% 25.29% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 69 59
Median daily rate £375 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £565 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 4
Median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £46.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £38.38 £45.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Lancashire

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Lancashire

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Blackpool - 1 - - 1
MS Access
North West

MS Access
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft