Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 January 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 141 143
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -17
Contract jobs citing MS Access 4 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 1.24% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 10
Manchester median daily rate £300 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -23.08% +96.97%
10th Percentile £239 £140 £274
90th Percentile £384 £345 £358
North West median daily rate £425 £250 £323
% change year-on-year +70.00% -22.55% -7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £19.00
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% -68.12% +10.58%

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 678 728 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.21% 23.36% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 511 532
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £290 £270 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Manchester median hourly rate £15.69 £28.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.95% +10.68% +5.10%
10th Percentile £11.09 £14.38 £11.50
90th Percentile £19.11 £36.00 £39.88
North West median hourly rate £41.50 £28.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +45.61% -24.50% +16.15%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in Manchester

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Manchester

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Access in Manchester

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Manchester

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 £300 - 2
Bolton - 1 £248 - 1
MS Access
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Case Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) ODBC
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Access Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Access VBA Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VBA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ICT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) VB VBA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya