Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 19 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 172 173
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 -17
Contract jobs citing MS Access 7 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.28% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 1.15% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 20
Scotland median daily rate £241 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.77% +4.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £151 £215 £124
90th Percentile £336 £425 £475
UK median daily rate £380 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +16.92% -7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Scotland median hourly rate - £11.30 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.60% -
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% -10.26% -2.50%

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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 993 1039 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.07% 23.94% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 578 688
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% -6.67% +4.90%
10th Percentile £290 £261 £262
90th Percentile £525 £475 £516
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 8
Scotland median hourly rate £42.70 £42.00 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.65% +46.28% +4.41%
10th Percentile £15.11 £9.37 £11.04
90th Percentile £195.00 £52.00 £52.38
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.25
% change year-on-year +10.54% -3.66% +21.88%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in Scotland

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Scotland

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Access in Scotland

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Scotland

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -6 4 £338 +42.11%
Dundee +9 2 £145 -
Edinburgh -18 1 - -
MS Access
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) VBA
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (14.29%) CRUD
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Legal

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) OLAP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Access Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VBA