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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 603 575 541
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -34
Contract jobs citing DTS 27 57 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.46% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 43 52
Median daily rate £325 £388 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £570 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £27.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.25 -
% change year-on-year
-26.60% -
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
11230 12465 11366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.69% 23.57% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7536 8280 7136
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 198 178
Median hourly rate £29.88 £32.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +14.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 August 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 August 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 -22 8 £325 -18.75%
Yorkshire +11 5 £313 -
South East +3 4 £278 -11.90% 9
East of England +11 3 £388 +10.71%
West Midlands -23 3 £363 +14.17% 1
East Midlands +2 2 £325 -21.21% 1
South West +9 1 £300 +14.28% 11
North West +5 1 £300 -7.69% 1
North East -21 1 - -
DTS
UK

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (92.68%) SQL Server
2 37 (90.24%) SQL
3 33 (80.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (60.98%) T-SQL
5 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (34.15%) ETL
6 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
7 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (24.39%) .NET
8 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (14.63%) Data Transformation
11 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (14.63%) Windows
11 6 (14.63%) QA
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (14.63%) Migration
12 5 (12.20%) Finance
12 5 (12.20%) Marketing
12 5 (12.20%) Web Development
12 5 (12.20%) Direct Marketing
12 5 (12.20%) XML
12 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
12 5 (12.20%) MS Office
12 5 (12.20%) Relational Database

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 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP CRM
1 2 (4.88%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (92.68%) SQL Server
2 33 (80.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
10 4 (9.76%) OLAP
10 4 (9.76%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
10 4 (9.76%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
11 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Mockito
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) Front Office
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) DBA
2 15 (36.59%) SQL DBA
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Production DBA
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (7.32%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.88%) AS400 Support
7 2 (4.88%) Database Manager
7 2 (4.88%) DBA Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Production DBA
7 2 (4.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
2 5 (12.20%) XML
3 4 (9.76%) MDX
4 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.88%) SAP XI
4 2 (4.88%) WCF
4 2 (4.88%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) ADO
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) Kafka
5 1 (2.44%) Servlets
5 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) AS400
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) iSeries
3 2 (4.88%) Reinsurance
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
2 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) ETL
2 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (14.63%) Data Transformation
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Direct Marketing
5 5 (12.20%) SDLC
5 5 (12.20%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (12.20%) Web Development
6 4 (9.76%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (7.32%) MVC
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.32%) Workflow
8 2 (4.88%) Coaching
8 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.88%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (90.24%) SQL
2 25 (60.98%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.32%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) RPG
4 2 (4.88%) RPG IV
4 2 (4.88%) VBScript
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) MCITP
2 2 (4.88%) MCTS
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) OCP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Firmware
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
2 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Informatica
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Sun
4 1 (2.44%) Symantec
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