The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 68 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DTS 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% - 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 - -
DTS
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
187 187 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.08% 23.64% 19.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 90 63
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.25 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -35.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DTS across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

DTS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 - -
DTS
North West

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing DTS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DTS.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) .NET
5 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (50.00%) ETL
6 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (40.00%) Cognos
7 4 (40.00%) C#
7 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (40.00%) QlikView
7 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
8 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
8 3 (30.00%) Cognos Transformer
8 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (30.00%) UNIX
8 3 (30.00%) VB
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
9 2 (20.00%) Banking
9 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (20.00%) Coaching
9 2 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (10.00%) Analytics
10 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing DTS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (40.00%) QlikView
6 3 (30.00%) Cognos Transformer
7 2 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (20.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (10.00%) ReportNet
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Cognos Powerplay
8 1 (10.00%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Report Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ETL
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cognos
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata