The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 28 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 48 66
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18  
Contract jobs citing MS Access 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.19% 1.48% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 6.14% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £343 £325 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.38% +165.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £110 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £398 £124
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -  

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 South Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 132 114 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 24.86% 24.10% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 200 322
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £18.77 £19.00 £16.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +13.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £19.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £19.00 £28.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in South Wales

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in South Wales

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in South Wales

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -6 1 £343 +5.38%
MS Access
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft