The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 88 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing DTS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.080% 0.062% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.25 -
DTS
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
284 270 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.67% 16.81% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 159 125
Median daily rate £375 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% +286.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing DTS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

DTS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for DTS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL