The first table below looks at the demand for MTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MTS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £175 £325
% change year-on-year
- -46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
34 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 29.06% 20.87% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 28
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £201 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £398 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
MTS
Scotland

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MTS across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen