Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 24 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 > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 100 110
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Access 5 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.42% 0.21% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.40% 0.84% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Wales median daily rate £250 £325 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +33.33% -30.36%
10th Percentile £162 £131 £214
90th Percentile £300 £338 £348
UK median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wales median hourly rate - - £24.50
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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 358 358 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.19% 25.18% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 261 388
Wales median daily rate £391 £438 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.57% +28.68% -2.86%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £229
90th Percentile £575 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 11
Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £55.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.91% +86.44% +41.49%
10th Percentile £16.75 £16.88 £17.71
90th Percentile £23.24 £61.25 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £31.41 £28.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year +12.16% -0.44% +12.50%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in Wales

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Access in Wales

MS Access
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Access in Wales

MS Access
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Access in Wales

MS Access
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 24 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
South Wales +17 5 £250 -23.08%
MS Access
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (80.00%) PowerPivot
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (80.00%) Gantt Chart
3 3 (60.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (60.00%) Power BI
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) R
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Primavera
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) PowerPivot
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Power BI
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Assistant Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate PMO
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Assistant
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Assistant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (80.00%) Gantt Chart
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP