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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 568 545 456
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -89
Contract jobs citing DTS 28 48 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 0.47% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 77
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
- +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £28.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £28.19
% change year-on-year
- +27.70%
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
10528 10268 10541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.31% 21.81% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7161 6733 6520
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 163 222
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £15.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £51.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 13 £363 +3.57%
East Midlands - 7 £275 - 2
West Midlands -11 4 £550 +18.91%
Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 1
South East +17 1 £430 +65.38% 4
South West +2 1 - -
DTS
UK

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 59 (88.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 56 (83.58%) SQL Server
3 44 (65.67%) SQL
4 37 (55.22%) .NET
5 30 (44.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (43.28%) T-SQL
7 28 (41.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (31.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (31.34%) XML
9 20 (29.85%) SQL Server 2000
10 18 (26.87%) Web Services
10 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
11 17 (25.37%) Windows
12 16 (23.88%) Migration
12 16 (23.88%) Java
12 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
12 16 (23.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
13 15 (22.39%) C#
14 13 (19.40%) HTML
14 13 (19.40%) VB
15 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
15 12 (17.91%) CRM
15 12 (17.91%) Finance
16 11 (16.42%) Clustering
16 11 (16.42%) VBScript
16 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
17 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (14.93%) IIS
1 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.43%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (11.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.99%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.99%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) GitHub
1 1 (1.49%) IaaS
1 1 (1.49%) PaaS
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) FTP
3 1 (1.49%) DHCP
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (88.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 56 (83.58%) SQL Server
3 30 (44.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (41.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (31.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (29.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 16 (23.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
10 3 (4.48%) Cognos Impromptu
10 3 (4.48%) Cognos Powerplay
10 3 (4.48%) Cognos Transformer
10 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.48%) MS Access
10 3 (4.48%) ReportNet
11 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (1.49%) Hazelcast
12 1 (1.49%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) Maven
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Marketing
3 5 (7.46%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Billing
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) French Language
5 1 (1.49%) Front Office
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (47.76%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) DBA
3 15 (22.39%) SQL DBA
4 13 (19.40%) SQL Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Architect
6 7 (10.45%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Applications Architect
6 7 (10.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Production DBA
9 4 (5.97%) Senior DBA
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.97%) T-SQL Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (55.22%) .NET
2 21 (31.34%) XML
3 18 (26.87%) Web Services
4 13 (19.40%) HTML
5 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
6 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
7 9 (13.43%) SOAP
8 8 (11.94%) EDI
8 8 (11.94%) HTML5
8 8 (11.94%) REST
9 4 (5.97%) Ajax
10 3 (4.48%) ADO.NET
10 3 (4.48%) DHTML
10 3 (4.48%) jQuery
10 3 (4.48%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (4.48%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (4.48%) WinForms
11 2 (2.99%) CSS
11 2 (2.99%) SAP XI
11 2 (2.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Clustering
2 8 (11.94%) Replication
3 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.48%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.99%) AS400
6 2 (2.99%) Derivative
6 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.99%) Equities
6 2 (2.99%) iSeries
6 2 (2.99%) NHS
7 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.49%) Social Media
7 1 (1.49%) Statistics
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.97%) Linux
7 3 (4.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Migration
2 12 (17.91%) CRM
3 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) ETL
4 10 (14.93%) Project Management
4 10 (14.93%) SOA
5 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (13.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (11.94%) Analytics
6 8 (11.94%) EAI
6 8 (11.94%) ERP
7 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.45%) Software Architecture
7 7 (10.45%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (10.45%) Web Development
8 6 (8.96%) Direct Marketing
9 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.46%) Data Transformation
9 5 (7.46%) High Availability
10 4 (5.97%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (65.67%) SQL
2 29 (43.28%) T-SQL
3 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.88%) Java
5 15 (22.39%) C#
6 13 (19.40%) VB
7 11 (16.42%) VBScript
8 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
9 8 (11.94%) XPath
10 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.48%) Perl
12 2 (2.99%) Python
12 2 (2.99%) RPG
12 2 (2.99%) RPG IV
12 2 (2.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Firmware
2 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
2 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) MOM
2 1 (1.49%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Cognos
3 5 (7.46%) Teradata
4 4 (5.97%) SAP
4 4 (5.97%) VMware
5 2 (2.99%) Informatica
6 1 (1.49%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) NetApp
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle
6 1 (1.49%) Perforce
6 1 (1.49%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.49%) Sun
6 1 (1.49%) Symantec
6 1 (1.49%) Tableau
6 1 (1.49%) webMethods
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