The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 542 520 471
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -49
Contract jobs citing DTS 58 68 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.61% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 48 57
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£388 £310 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £400 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £27.25 - £35.00
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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12247 11075 10792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.73% 21.64% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8179 6976 6810
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 156 195
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.41 £13.97 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.74 £50.05 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DTS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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
London -3 28 £400 +17.64% 5
East of England +9 8 £350 -6.66%
South East -35 8 £325 +44.44% 1
North West -17 5 £325 - 1
South West -5 3 £263 +27.27%
West Midlands +7 2 £318 -12.41%
North East -25 2 - -
East Midlands -10 1 £413 -
Yorkshire -31 1 - -
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DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 121 (80.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 118 (78.15%) SQL Server
3 107 (70.86%) SQL
4 75 (49.67%) T-SQL
5 62 (41.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (38.41%) .NET
7 50 (33.11%) Microsoft
8 49 (32.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 47 (31.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 42 (27.81%) Windows
11 39 (25.83%) Finance
12 38 (25.17%) C#
13 37 (24.50%) SQL Server 2000
14 33 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (17.88%) Change Management
15 27 (17.88%) Data Warehouse
15 27 (17.88%) ETL
16 26 (17.22%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (17.22%) SQL Server 2012
17 25 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (16.56%) Migration
18 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET
19 22 (14.57%) VB
20 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2003
21 20 (13.25%) Java
22 19 (12.58%) Replication
22 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
22 19 (12.58%) Project Management
23 17 (11.26%) IIS
24 16 (10.60%) XML

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (11.26%) IIS
2 9 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.30%) JBoss
4 3 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.32%) Eikon
2 2 (1.32%) RMDS
3 1 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) SAN
2 4 (2.65%) Internet
2 4 (2.65%) DHCP
3 3 (1.99%) FTP
4 2 (1.32%) LAN
5 1 (0.66%) VoIP
5 1 (0.66%) WLAN
5 1 (0.66%) WAN
5 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.66%) VPN
5 1 (0.66%) Wireless
5 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (80.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 118 (78.15%) SQL Server
3 62 (41.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (32.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 47 (31.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (24.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 27 (17.88%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (17.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 26 (17.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (7.95%) ProClarity
9 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (7.95%) EDRMS
10 11 (7.28%) Relational Database
11 5 (3.31%) OLAP
12 4 (2.65%) MS Access
12 4 (2.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (2.65%) Cognos Transformer
13 3 (1.99%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (1.99%) Cognos Report Studio
13 3 (1.99%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 14 (9.27%) Visual Studio
1 14 (9.27%) TeamCity
2 12 (7.95%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.62%) JIRA
3 10 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.96%) Subversion
5 6 (3.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (3.97%) ClearCase
6 5 (3.31%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.65%) ClearQuest
8 3 (1.99%) Maven
8 3 (1.99%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.32%) Moq
9 2 (1.32%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.32%) Log4Net
9 2 (1.32%) NUnit
10 1 (0.66%) ERwin
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (25.83%) Finance
2 13 (8.61%) Banking
3 7 (4.64%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.65%) Front Office
5 3 (1.99%) Automotive
6 2 (1.32%) Retail
6 2 (1.32%) Back Office
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.32%) Local Government
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (37.75%) Developer
2 40 (26.49%) DBA
3 29 (19.21%) SQL DBA
4 25 (16.56%) Analyst
5 20 (13.25%) SQL Developer
6 16 (10.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 14 (9.27%) Architect
7 14 (9.27%) Support Analyst
8 13 (8.61%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.62%) Business Analyst
9 10 (6.62%) Business Support Analyst
10 9 (5.96%) SQL Server DBA
11 8 (5.30%) Support Engineer
12 7 (4.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (3.97%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.97%) Administrator
14 5 (3.31%) Data Analyst
14 5 (3.31%) .NET Developer
14 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Developer
15 4 (2.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (38.41%) .NET
2 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET
3 16 (10.60%) XML
4 12 (7.95%) JRules
5 11 (7.28%) HTML
6 8 (5.30%) Web Services
6 8 (5.30%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.64%) Middleware
7 7 (4.64%) jQuery
8 6 (3.97%) ADO.NET
9 5 (3.31%) COM+
9 5 (3.31%) Ajax
9 5 (3.31%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (3.31%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (3.31%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.65%) MDX
11 3 (1.99%) DHTML
11 3 (1.99%) Spring
11 3 (1.99%) WinForms
12 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) Replication
2 10 (6.62%) Derivative
2 10 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.96%) Equities
4 8 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.64%) Data Structures
5 7 (4.64%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.97%) Clustering
7 5 (3.31%) NHS
8 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.99%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.32%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.66%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.66%) Statistics
10 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.66%) EPoS
10 1 (0.66%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.66%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.81%) Windows
2 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.31%) Linux
4 5 (3.31%) UNIX
5 4 (2.65%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.65%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (17.88%) ETL
2 27 (17.88%) Change Management
3 25 (16.56%) Migration
3 25 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (12.58%) Project Management
5 15 (9.93%) SOA
5 15 (9.93%) ITIL
6 13 (8.61%) PRINCE2
6 13 (8.61%) OO
6 13 (8.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (7.95%) Scrum
7 12 (7.95%) Coaching
8 11 (7.28%) Configuration Management
8 11 (7.28%) Incident Management
8 11 (7.28%) Time Management
9 10 (6.62%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.62%) UML
10 9 (5.96%) CRM
10 9 (5.96%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 107 (70.86%) SQL
2 75 (49.67%) T-SQL
3 38 (25.17%) C#
4 22 (14.57%) VB
5 20 (13.25%) Java
6 16 (10.60%) VBScript
7 14 (9.27%) VB.NET
8 11 (7.28%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.64%) VB6
9 7 (4.64%) JavaScript
10 6 (3.97%) Perl
11 3 (1.99%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.99%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 3 (1.99%) VBA
11 3 (1.99%) Python
12 1 (0.66%) Scala
12 1 (0.66%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (5.30%) Degree
2 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.65%) MCAD
2 4 (2.65%) MCSD
2 4 (2.65%) MCDBA
3 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) ISEB
4 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.64%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) HL7
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.66%) SRDF
2 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (7.95%) Puppet
1 12 (7.95%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.65%) Unicenter
3 3 (1.99%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.66%) Control-M
Vendors
1 50 (33.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.95%) webMethods
3 11 (7.28%) MicroStrategy
4 7 (4.64%) Cognos
5 6 (3.97%) VMware
6 5 (3.31%) Oracle
6 5 (3.31%) IBM
7 4 (2.65%) CA
8 3 (1.99%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.99%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.99%) Progress
8 3 (1.99%) NetApp
9 2 (1.32%) Reuters
9 2 (1.32%) SAP
9 2 (1.32%) Teradata
9 2 (1.32%) Telerik
9 2 (1.32%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.32%) Perforce
10 1 (0.66%) Thunderhead
10 1 (0.66%) Capita
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