The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 88 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing DTS 1 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.068% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.36% 2.29% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate
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- £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +141.07%
DTS
England

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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
277 349 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.79% 21.81% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 185 132
Average daily rate £338 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DTS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2
Leicestershire - - - -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) Control-M
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) BMC
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) BMC