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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 492 442 448
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +6
Contract jobs citing DTS 94 114 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% 1.11% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 77 63
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £273
% change year-on-year
- +28.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 - -
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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
11444 10303 9560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.58% 21.52% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7613 6509 5861
Average daily rate £400 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 157 215
Average hourly rate £27.78 £28.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.52% +3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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 +5 54 £420 +12.75% 1
East of England +7 17 £350 -12.50% 3
North West -5 11 £275 -21.42% 1
South East -42 6 £318 -9.28% 3
East Midlands - 4 £400 -
North East -26 2 - -
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DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 134 (83.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 126 (78.26%) SQL Server
3 117 (72.67%) SQL
4 82 (50.93%) T-SQL
5 72 (44.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (40.37%) .NET
7 47 (29.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 46 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 45 (27.95%) C#
10 43 (26.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 42 (26.09%) Finance
12 41 (25.47%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (24.22%) Windows
14 38 (23.60%) Data Warehouse
15 37 (22.98%) ETL
15 37 (22.98%) SQL Server 2000
16 28 (17.39%) Change Management
17 26 (16.15%) ASP.NET
18 25 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (15.53%) SQL Server 2012
19 24 (14.91%) Migration
19 24 (14.91%) VB
20 20 (12.42%) SQL Server 2005
20 20 (12.42%) IIS
20 20 (12.42%) Windows Server 2003
21 19 (11.80%) OO
22 17 (10.56%) Java
22 17 (10.56%) Project Management
23 16 (9.94%) SOA
24 15 (9.32%) MS Excel

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 20 (12.42%) IIS
2 10 (6.21%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.11%) JBoss
4 3 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.62%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (6.83%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.24%) Eikon
2 2 (1.24%) RMDS
2 2 (1.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) Internet
2 5 (3.11%) SAN
3 4 (2.48%) DHCP
4 2 (1.24%) LAN
5 1 (0.62%) VoIP
5 1 (0.62%) WLAN
5 1 (0.62%) WAN
5 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.62%) VPN
5 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (83.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 126 (78.26%) SQL Server
3 72 (44.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (29.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 43 (26.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (23.60%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (22.98%) SQL Server 2000
8 25 (15.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (12.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (8.07%) ProClarity
11 12 (7.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (7.45%) EDRMS
12 10 (6.21%) QlikView
13 9 (5.59%) Relational Database
14 5 (3.11%) Cognos Transformer
14 5 (3.11%) OLAP
14 5 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (2.48%) MS Access
15 4 (2.48%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 3 (1.86%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 15 (9.32%) Visual Studio
1 15 (9.32%) TeamCity
2 12 (7.45%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.21%) JIRA
3 10 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (6.21%) Subversion
4 6 (3.73%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.48%) ReSharper
5 4 (2.48%) ClearQuest
5 4 (2.48%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.86%) ERwin
6 3 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.86%) Maven
6 3 (1.86%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.24%) Moq
7 2 (1.24%) Log4Net
7 2 (1.24%) NUnit
7 2 (1.24%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 42 (26.09%) Finance
2 15 (9.32%) Banking
3 6 (3.73%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.48%) Local Government
5 3 (1.86%) Automotive
6 2 (1.24%) Retail
6 2 (1.24%) Front Office
6 2 (1.24%) Back Office
6 2 (1.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.62%) Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (43.48%) Developer
2 32 (19.88%) DBA
3 31 (19.25%) Analyst
4 22 (13.66%) SQL Developer
4 22 (13.66%) SQL DBA
5 19 (11.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 19 (11.80%) Support Analyst
6 13 (8.07%) Architect
7 12 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (6.21%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.21%) Business Support Analyst
9 9 (5.59%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (4.97%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.97%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.35%) Administrator
11 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (3.73%) SQL Server DBA
12 6 (3.73%) Server Support
13 4 (2.48%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (40.37%) .NET
2 26 (16.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (7.45%) XML
3 12 (7.45%) JRules
4 9 (5.59%) HTML
5 7 (4.35%) Middleware
5 7 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 7 (4.35%) jQuery
6 6 (3.73%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.11%) Web Services
7 5 (3.11%) COM+
8 4 (2.48%) Ajax
8 4 (2.48%) Kendo UI
8 4 (2.48%) JSON
8 4 (2.48%) MDX
8 4 (2.48%) LINQ
8 4 (2.48%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.48%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.32%) Replication
2 13 (8.07%) Derivative
3 12 (7.45%) Equities
4 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.97%) Data Structures
7 7 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 5 (3.11%) Data Extraction
8 5 (3.11%) NHS
9 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.86%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.86%) Clustering
11 2 (1.24%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.62%) EPoS
12 1 (0.62%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.62%) Symmetrix
12 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.22%) Windows
2 20 (12.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.73%) UNIX
5 5 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.48%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.48%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.24%) Linux
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.47%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (22.98%) ETL
3 28 (17.39%) Change Management
4 25 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (14.91%) Migration
6 19 (11.80%) OO
7 17 (10.56%) Project Management
8 16 (9.94%) SOA
9 14 (8.70%) ITIL
10 13 (8.07%) PRINCE2
10 13 (8.07%) SDLC
11 12 (7.45%) Coaching
11 12 (7.45%) Scrum
11 12 (7.45%) Incident Management
12 10 (6.21%) Investment Management
12 10 (6.21%) Time Management
12 10 (6.21%) CRM
13 9 (5.59%) UML
13 9 (5.59%) OOP
13 9 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 117 (72.67%) SQL
2 82 (50.93%) T-SQL
3 45 (27.95%) C#
4 24 (14.91%) VB
5 17 (10.56%) Java
6 13 (8.07%) VBScript
7 9 (5.59%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.97%) VB6
8 8 (4.97%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.73%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.11%) Perl
11 3 (1.86%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.86%) VBA
11 3 (1.86%) Python
11 3 (1.86%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.62%) Scala
12 1 (0.62%) X++
12 1 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (4.97%) Degree
2 4 (2.48%) MCAD
2 4 (2.48%) MCSD
2 4 (2.48%) MCDBA
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.62%) PMP
4 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (1.86%) HL7
3 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.62%) SRDF
3 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (7.45%) Puppet
1 12 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.48%) Unicenter
3 3 (1.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.62%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.45%) webMethods
3 11 (6.83%) MicroStrategy
4 9 (5.59%) Cognos
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle
6 5 (3.11%) IBM
6 5 (3.11%) VMware
7 4 (2.48%) Telerik
7 4 (2.48%) CA
8 3 (1.86%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.86%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.86%) Progress
8 3 (1.86%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.86%) NetApp
9 2 (1.24%) Reuters
9 2 (1.24%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.24%) Teradata
9 2 (1.24%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.62%) Capita
10 1 (0.62%) Tableau
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