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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 136 143 117
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Contract jobs citing DTS 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.36% 0.64% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 - £35.00
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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 of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
664 780 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.29% 24.86% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 506 286
Average daily rate £350 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 26
Average hourly rate £34.34 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £20.88 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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
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 28 August 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
Essex - 7 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
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England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (88.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
5 10 (58.82%) Finance
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) Change Management
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (29.41%) ETL
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (29.41%) ProClarity
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
10 3 (17.65%) MDX
10 3 (17.65%) Information Management
10 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
10 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
10 3 (17.65%) CRM
10 3 (17.65%) OLAP
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (17.65%) Project Management
10 3 (17.65%) QA
10 3 (17.65%) Business Analytics
10 3 (17.65%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (29.41%) ProClarity
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (17.65%) OLAP
8 3 (17.65%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 9 (52.94%) Support Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Business Support Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) DBA
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
6 2 (11.76%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) MI Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) MI Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Telephony Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Coach
7 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) MDX
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Information Management
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Data Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Process Management
6 1 (5.88%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Document Management
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.88%) CODA
3 1 (5.88%) Thunderhead
3 1 (5.88%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) WSO2
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos