Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 May 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 West
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 178 175
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Access 6 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 2.58% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 26
South West median daily rate £354 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.91% -5.94% +21.21%
10th Percentile £302 £230 £309
90th Percentile £474 £556 £1,846
England median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
South West median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +207.69% -49.51%
England median hourly rate £18.52 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.89% +2.86% -3.53%

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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,081 1,007 1,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.28% 19.44% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 644 934
South West median daily rate £415 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.79% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +6.26% +5.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 29 17
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +17.65% +50.48%
10th Percentile £20.75 £22.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £83.50 £43.15 £47.75
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.15%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in the South West

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in the South West

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in the South West over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Access in the South West

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in the South West

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
Wiltshire +12 3 £308 -0.65%
Somerset +2 1 - - 2
Bristol -15 1 - - 2
MS Access
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MS Access also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Billing
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) Confluence
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Access Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Planner
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planner
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Programme Planner
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Planner
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ADO
1 1 (16.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
1 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) Earned Value Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
1 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle