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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank - 74 70
Contract jobs citing DTS 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.89% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.16% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate - £439 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.66 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.71%
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
244 285 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.10% 28.05% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 190 95
Average daily rate £413 £445 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £675 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 7
Average hourly rate £22.54 £24.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -41.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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