The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 610 541 496
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -45
Contract jobs citing DTS 26 80 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 0.67% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 61 72
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.25 -
DTS
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11174 12027 11005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.39% 23.26% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7527 7995 6917
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 182 183
Median hourly rate £31.70 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £16.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £50.00
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 England

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

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in England

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in England

DTS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTS across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

DTS Daily Rate Histogram in England

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in England

DTS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -37 7 £325 -18.75% 4
Yorkshire - 6 £313 -
East of England +12 5 £375 +6.38% 1
South East +9 4 £278 -12.59% 3
East Midlands -3 2 £325 -21.21% 2
West Midlands - 2 £363 -
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UK

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for DTS.

1 34 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 32 (84.21%) SQL
3 31 (81.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (55.26%) T-SQL
5 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (31.58%) ETL
6 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
8 10 (26.32%) .NET
8 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (26.32%) Migration
9 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (21.05%) Windows
10 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (15.79%) Data Transformation
12 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (15.79%) C#
13 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
13 5 (13.16%) VBScript
13 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
13 5 (13.16%) Finance
13 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (13.16%) SDLC
13 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
13 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
14 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SAP CRM
1 3 (7.89%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) SaaS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 31 (81.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
10 4 (10.53%) OLAP
10 4 (10.53%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
11 3 (7.89%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
12 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) JUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Mockito
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) French Language
4 1 (2.63%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) DBA
2 15 (39.47%) SQL DBA
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Developer
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.89%) AS400 Support
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Production DBA
6 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Production DBA
6 2 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Tester
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (10.53%) MDX
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) SAP XI
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.26%) WCF
4 2 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (2.63%) ADO
5 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) Kafka
5 1 (2.63%) Servlets
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) AS400
1 3 (7.89%) Clustering
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) iSeries
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ETL
2 10 (26.32%) Migration
3 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (15.79%) Data Transformation
6 5 (13.16%) SDLC
7 4 (10.53%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.89%) High Availability
8 3 (7.89%) MVC
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.26%) Coaching
9 2 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
9 2 (5.26%) Direct Marketing
9 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Web Development
9 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.79%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) VBScript
5 3 (7.89%) RPG
5 3 (7.89%) RPG IV
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.63%) MCITP
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) MCTS
2 1 (2.63%) OCP
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
1 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Informatica
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Sun
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec
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