The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 63 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing DTS 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.55% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 2.82% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £363 £590 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.55% +62.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £431 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.84% +32.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -
DTS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
153 142 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.54% 19.51% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 89 108
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £271 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £15.75 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £20.45 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing DTS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DTS across the Birmingham region.

DTS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DTS across the Birmingham region.

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

DTS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DTS 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for DTS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (66.67%) Database Manager
2 2 (66.67%) DBA Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft