The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 29 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
Berkshire > Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 67 59
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% 0.23% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 1.42% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Reading median daily rate £300 £338 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +25.00%  
Berkshire median daily rate £285 £318 £298
% change year-on-year -10.46% +6.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median hourly rate - £15.50 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £15.50 -

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 Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 123 141 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.10% 16.15% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 168 217
Reading median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £309 £325 £256
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 0
Reading median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year - -46.47%  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in Reading

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Reading

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HNC
2 2 (66.67%) HND
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Security
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) 2G
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) HNC
1 2 (66.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP