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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
London / City of London
Rank 154 147 186
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +39
Contract jobs citing DTS 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.065% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.25% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £448 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £430 £350
% change year-on-year
-36.04% +22.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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
851 805 1217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.41% 26.20% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 629 968
Median daily rate £475 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +89.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 21 January 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Tableau
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (20.00%) iManage
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS

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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Tableau
4 1 (20.00%) iManage