The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 151 174 192
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +18
Contract jobs citing DTS 2 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 1.16% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 11
Average daily rate £350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £650 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
- +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £28.19
% change year-on-year
- +27.70%
DTS
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
856 1211 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.21% 23.56% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 958 1084
Average daily rate £475 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DTS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

DTS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) Replication
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
1 5 (71.43%) SQL DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Production DBA
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Development DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Development DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Development DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Production DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware