Period
to 17 January 2018

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 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 336 271 289
Rank change year-on-year -65 +18 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Access 32 79 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.94% 2.65% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 58 45
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +53.85%
10th Percentile £248 £245 £255
90th Percentile £523 £500 £463
England median daily rate £400 £368 £375
% change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.04% -9.41% +97.67%
10th Percentile £14.25 £38.25 £29.25
90th Percentile £35.55 £38.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.79% -25.64% -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 3,401 2,986 3,981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.55% 19.27% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,171 1,784 2,391
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +6.31%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £551 £531
England median daily rate £470 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +9.94% +0.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 67 113
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.40 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.62% -34.34% -11.67%
10th Percentile £15.14 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £49.88 £45.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £31.31 £27.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year +12.83% -9.02% +6.31%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018.

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 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
Thames Valley -41 13 £438 +9.38% 3
Surrey -15 9 £525 -
Berkshire -28 8 £500 +53.85% 1
East Sussex 0 5 £325 +62.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -27 5 £300 -40.00%
Hampshire -12 4 £336 -10.40% 1
Middlesex +1 2 - -
West Sussex - 1 £425 - 1
MS Access
England

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

1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) VBA
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.75%) Finance
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle
7 6 (18.75%) Tableau
8 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark
8 5 (15.63%) Analytics
8 5 (15.63%) Actionable Insight
8 5 (15.63%) Python
8 5 (15.63%) SAS
8 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
8 5 (15.63%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
8 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
8 5 (15.63%) R
8 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (9.38%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (9.38%) Project Management

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 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark
1 5 (15.63%) SAS
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) Documentum
4 1 (3.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP PM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.13%) SAP FI-GL
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) DTS
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) MI Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Data Scientist
5 3 (9.38%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Access Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Database Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Server Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Developer
6 2 (6.25%) VBA Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Network Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
1 2 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.63%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (15.63%) Analytics
3 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
4 4 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Statistics
5 3 (9.38%) Validation
6 2 (6.25%) Data Validation
6 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
7 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) VBA
3 5 (15.63%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) R
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) APMP
2 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.13%) GDPR
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Tableau
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) BMC
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) Teradata