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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 93 80 91
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing DTS 3 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 1.15% 0.069%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 5.19% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £265 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.22% +3.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +72.83%
DTS
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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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
296 347 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.48% 22.07% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 189 133
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 40
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.45 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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 21 November 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 -24 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) MS Access
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 2 (50.00%) WAI
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Kentico
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Access
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) BMC
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy