The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 114 117 105
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing DTS 10 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.30% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.02% 1.29% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£339 £355 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.57% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £335 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £382 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £294 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.14% -9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £28.10 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+28.13% +17.06%
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 of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
495 541 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.51% 23.36% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 330 332
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 18
Average hourly rate £29.09 £33.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.81% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.84 £12.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DTS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

DTS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DTS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Hertfordshire - 5 £260 -
Norfolk - 3 £290 - 1
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) XML
2 10 (55.56%) MVC
3 9 (50.00%) UNIX
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (33.33%) Spring
6 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (33.33%) C#
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
7 5 (27.78%) FTP
7 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
7 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
7 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET
7 5 (27.78%) Linux

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (22.22%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) FTP
2 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (22.22%) MariaDB
4 4 (22.22%) MySQL
5 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (16.67%) Neo4j
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (5.56%) ROLAP
7 1 (5.56%) OLAP
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (27.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
1 10 (55.56%) XML
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (33.33%) Web Services
3 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET
3 5 (27.78%) DHTML
3 5 (27.78%) Razor View Engine
3 5 (27.78%) Spring MVC
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
3 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
3 5 (27.78%) WinForms
4 3 (16.67%) JAAS
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) Struts
4 3 (16.67%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) JPA
4 3 (16.67%) JAX-RS
5 2 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) CMDB
2 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) Database Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) CMMI
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Web Design
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
5 5 (27.78%) VBScript
6 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VB
7 1 (5.56%) VB6
7 1 (5.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.56%) SAP