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 29 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 189 190 209
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Contract jobs citing DTS 19 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.31% 0.88% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 7
Average daily rate
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£581 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £273
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.66 - -
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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
1452 1368 1550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.88% 23.14% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 1044 1141
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -36.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £15.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £102.00 £34.99 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015, 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 31 (91.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
3 22 (64.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (55.88%) SQL
5 15 (44.12%) .NET
5 15 (44.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
7 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
8 11 (32.35%) TeamCity
8 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (29.41%) JRules
9 10 (29.41%) Java
9 10 (29.41%) webMethods
9 10 (29.41%) EDRMS
9 10 (29.41%) Puppet
9 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
9 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
10 9 (26.47%) OO
11 8 (23.53%) ETL
11 8 (23.53%) Project Management
11 8 (23.53%) Finance
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
12 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (20.59%) DevOps
12 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
12 7 (20.59%) Coaching
12 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
12 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 4 (11.76%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) RMDS
1 2 (5.88%) Markit EDM
1 2 (5.88%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (91.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
3 22 (64.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (44.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (29.41%) EDRMS
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (8.82%) QlikView
10 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (8.82%) ProClarity
11 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
12 1 (2.94%) MySQL
12 1 (2.94%) DB2
12 1 (2.94%) OLAP
12 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) TeamCity
2 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) ERwin
4 1 (2.94%) Log4Net
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.94%) Moq
4 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
1 10 (29.41%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) DBA
4 7 (20.59%) SQL DBA
5 6 (17.65%) Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Server Support
7 3 (8.82%) Server Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Server Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Market Data Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Market Data Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) JRules
3 7 (20.59%) Middleware
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.88%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.94%) MDX
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.71%) Replication
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Derivative
4 2 (5.88%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix
5 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) OO
3 8 (23.53%) ETL
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
4 7 (20.59%) SSADM
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
4 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) UML
4 7 (20.59%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
4 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (20.59%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Time Management
4 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
4 7 (20.59%) DevOps
4 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
4 7 (20.59%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) VBA
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Puppet
1 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) webMethods
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.88%) Red Gate
4 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.88%) Reuters
4 2 (5.88%) NetApp
4 2 (5.88%) Infragistics
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Progress
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
5 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.94%) Remedy
5 1 (2.94%) Tableau