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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 578 591 558
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Contract jobs citing DTS 20 30 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.059% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.26% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 43
Median daily rate £400 £430 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +24.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £608 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00
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
10310 11623 10998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.40% 23.00% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6910 7830 7405
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 176 175
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -9 7 £413 +13.79%
East of England +7 4 £400 +6.66% 3
East Midlands -5 4 £125 -54.54% 2
North West +7 2 £475 -
Yorkshire +13 1 £313 -
North East - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 5
DTS
UK

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 43 (87.76%) SQL Server
2 41 (83.67%) SQL
3 39 (79.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (51.02%) T-SQL
4 25 (51.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.61%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (30.61%) .NET
7 14 (28.57%) ETL
8 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
8 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (24.49%) Oracle
10 11 (22.45%) MS Office
10 11 (22.45%) XML
10 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
11 10 (20.41%) Finance
12 9 (18.37%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (16.33%) Windows
13 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
13 8 (16.33%) Workflow
14 7 (14.29%) Migration
14 7 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
15 6 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
15 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (12.24%) QA

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 4 (8.16%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) SAS
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.45%) MS Office
3 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.16%) MS Project
3 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Demantra
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (87.76%) SQL Server
2 39 (79.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (51.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
7 9 (18.37%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (10.20%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (10.20%) Data Mining
12 4 (8.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (8.16%) Star Schema
13 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.16%) JDeveloper
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) JUnit
4 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.04%) Mockito
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.16%) Publishing
4 3 (6.12%) Back Office
5 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.04%) Advertising
6 1 (2.04%) Billing
6 1 (2.04%) French Language
6 1 (2.04%) Front Office
6 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 10 (20.41%) DBA
3 10 (20.41%) SQL DBA
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.16%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Development Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Development Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) T-SQL Developer
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) ETL Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Data Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Database Manager
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) XML
3 4 (8.16%) CSS
3 4 (8.16%) HTML
4 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.12%) WCF
5 2 (4.08%) ADO
5 2 (4.08%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.08%) MDX
5 2 (4.08%) Middleware
5 2 (4.08%) React
5 2 (4.08%) Software Packaging
5 2 (4.08%) Web Services
6 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.04%) Ajax
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.04%) LINQ
6 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Replication
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) AS400
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.20%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 4 (8.16%) HPUX
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
5 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (28.57%) ETL
3 8 (16.33%) Workflow
4 7 (14.29%) Migration
5 6 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (10.20%) Direct Marketing
6 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (10.20%) Web Development
7 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) Document Management
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL
8 3 (6.12%) MVC
8 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) SQL
2 25 (51.02%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) Java
5 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.12%) C#
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
8 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) MCDBA
2 3 (6.12%) MCSE
3 2 (4.08%) MCITP
3 2 (4.08%) MCTS
3 2 (4.08%) OCP
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) CCNP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) Tableau
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Pega
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) Sitecore