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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 121 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing DTS 11 6 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.25% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.99% 1.08% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
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£388 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +30.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £28.19 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+27.70% +39.20%
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
554 555 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.56% 22.79% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 314 389
Average daily rate £400 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 23
Average hourly rate £26.00 £33.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +21.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £14.50 £15.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.87 £50.15 £36.00
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 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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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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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
Essex -9 2 £494 +21.91%
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) MVC
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
1 10 (50.00%) XML
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) UNIX
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) VBScript
5 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) DHTML
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (20.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) FTP
2 3 (15.00%) LDAP
2 3 (15.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (20.00%) MariaDB
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) Neo4j
5 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (5.00%) OLAP
7 1 (5.00%) ROLAP
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ETL Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) XML
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) DHTML
4 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (25.00%) WinForms
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) Struts
5 3 (15.00%) JAAS
5 3 (15.00%) JPA
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) JAX-RS
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) UNIX
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.00%) Coaching
3 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (15.00%) Web Design
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) CMMI
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) VBScript
4 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards