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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 189 222 208
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -14
Contract jobs citing DTS 11 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 0.53% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 15
Average daily rate
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£370 £250 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £620 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +141.07%
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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
1332 1701 1612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.61% 23.11% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 1260 1188
Average daily rate £450 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 19
Average hourly rate £25.00 £51.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £18.97 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.61 £59.87 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
5 10 (45.45%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (31.82%) Markit EDM
7 7 (31.82%) ETL
8 6 (27.27%) Data Mining
8 6 (27.27%) C#
8 6 (27.27%) .NET
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (22.73%) Equities
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (22.73%) Derivative
9 5 (22.73%) MDX
9 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 4 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (18.18%) WCF
10 4 (18.18%) LINQ
10 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
10 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 4 (18.18%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (27.27%) Data Mining
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) OLAP
8 2 (9.09%) OLTP
8 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (4.55%) EDRMS
9 1 (4.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (9.09%) ReSharper
3 2 (9.09%) FitNesse
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Private Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) MDX
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 4 (18.18%) WCF
3 4 (18.18%) LINQ
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Equities
1 5 (22.73%) Derivative
2 4 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ETL
2 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 6 (27.27%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.64%) XPath
6 2 (9.09%) C
7 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) JBoss
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) webMethods