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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Access
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 79 65
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 2 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.30% 0.20% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 1.05% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £233 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.33% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £288
% change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 119 191 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 18.06% 18.93% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 127 95
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -82.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Access in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Reading

MS Access
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Unix

MS Access
Top Related 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP