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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 163 181 195
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Contract jobs citing DTS 1 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 1.29% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 11
Median daily rate - £581 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.33 -
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
809 1469 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.03% 25.59% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 1165 1053
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Median hourly rate £17.88 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.41% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £17.30 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £102.00 £51.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DTS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 28 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for DTS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Development DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Production DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Development DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Development DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Production DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle