Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 335 310 287
Rank change year-on-year -25 -23 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Access 42 72 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.43% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.19% 2.10% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 36 62
South East median daily rate £400 £336 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.96% -0.52% +53.64%
10th Percentile £300 £272 £105
90th Percentile £523 £424 £463
England median daily rate £380 £335 £360
% change year-on-year +13.43% -6.94% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 12
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.07% -5.21% -7.69%
10th Percentile £14.25 £16.28 £11.13
90th Percentile £35.55 £28.63 £43.75
England 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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3535 3431 4413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.98% 20.45% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2239 2061 2615
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £292 £275 £263
90th Percentile £556 £538 £524
England median daily rate £453 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +6.47% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 91 94
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.25% -2.23% +25.84%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.38
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +15.75%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MS Access as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in the South East

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in the South East

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Access in the South East

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in the South East

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Access in the South East

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Hampshire -5 14 £340 +1.49% 2
Thames Valley -30 13 £425 +13.33% 2
Surrey -12 9 £525 +62.04%
Berkshire -16 7 £500 +33.33%
East Sussex +4 6 £325 +62.50%
Buckinghamshire -21 5 £363 -
Middlesex +8 1 - -
Oxfordshire +1 1 £310 +44.19% 2
West Sussex - 1 £425 - 1
MS Access
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 19 (45.24%) SQL
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 12 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
5 11 (26.19%) VBA
6 10 (23.81%) Motorola
7 9 (21.43%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 6 (14.29%) LTE
9 6 (14.29%) F5
9 6 (14.29%) Tableau
9 6 (14.29%) Analytics
9 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 6 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (14.29%) SAS
9 6 (14.29%) Finance
10 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.90%) Banking
10 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
10 5 (11.90%) Oracle
10 5 (11.90%) Change Management
10 5 (11.90%) Python
10 5 (11.90%) Actionable Insight
10 5 (11.90%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (11.90%) Apache Spark

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (14.29%) SAS
2 5 (11.90%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Documentum
5 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP PM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.38%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) LTE
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) LAN
2 4 (9.52%) MPLS
2 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) BGP
3 3 (7.14%) IPsec
3 3 (7.14%) MVNO
3 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 3 (7.14%) OSPF
3 3 (7.14%) SCTP
3 3 (7.14%) VoIP
3 3 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (2.38%) ATM
5 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) Big Data
6 1 (2.38%) DTS
6 1 (2.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.76%) MSI
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Information Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Production Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) MI Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Access Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Data Scientist
6 3 (7.14%) Engineering Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Insight Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) IP Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Network Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) VBA Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
1 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) LINQ
3 1 (2.38%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (2.38%) WCF
3 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) CESG
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.38%) SCADA
4 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
1 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
2 9 (21.43%) Project Management
3 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (14.29%) Analytics
4 6 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (11.90%) Actionable Insight
5 5 (11.90%) Change Management
5 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (11.90%) High Availability
5 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
6 4 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) VBA
3 5 (11.90%) Python
3 5 (11.90%) R
4 3 (7.14%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) Motorola
3 6 (14.29%) F5
3 6 (14.29%) Tableau
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle
5 4 (9.52%) Brocade
5 4 (9.52%) Fortinet
6 3 (7.14%) Ericsson
6 3 (7.14%) SAP
7 2 (4.76%) Cognos
7 2 (4.76%) EMC
7 2 (4.76%) VMware
8 1 (2.38%) BMC
8 1 (2.38%) CODA
8 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.38%) Sitecore