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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 514 426 426
Rank change year-on-year
-88 0
Contract jobs citing DTS 45 130 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 1.26% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 81 40
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£350 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £240 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £515 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £344
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +45.83%
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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
9925 10320 9301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.20% 22.28% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6486 6376 5698
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 175 219
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £29.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.05 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -1 24 £350 -12.50% 8
East of England +12 9 £290 -39.58% 1
North West -12 6 £300 +22.44% 4
East Midlands -1 2 £350 +20.68% 1
South West -23 2 £313 +13.63% 1
West Midlands -15 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -16 1 - - 2
South East -56 1 £260 -5.45% 2
Midlands - - - -
DTS
UK

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 87 (86.14%) SQL
2 81 (80.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 75 (74.26%) SQL Server
4 49 (48.51%) T-SQL
5 41 (40.59%) .NET
6 38 (37.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (36.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (29.70%) C#
9 25 (24.75%) SQL Server 2000
9 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
10 22 (21.78%) ETL
11 20 (19.80%) Windows
11 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET
12 19 (18.81%) XML
12 19 (18.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (16.83%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (16.83%) MVC
14 17 (16.83%) Finance
14 17 (16.83%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (13.86%) HTML
17 13 (12.87%) Migration
17 13 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (12.87%) Relational Database
17 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (11.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 12 (11.88%) Banking
18 12 (11.88%) Java
18 12 (11.88%) UNIX

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 8 (7.92%) IIS
2 4 (3.96%) JBoss
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.98%) Kentico
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.98%) CMS
4 2 (1.98%) Exstream Dialogue
4 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.98%) Exstream
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) FTP
2 4 (3.96%) HTTP
2 4 (3.96%) LDAP
3 3 (2.97%) DHCP
3 3 (2.97%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) SSH
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.99%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (80.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 75 (74.26%) SQL Server
3 38 (37.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (36.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (24.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 19 (18.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (16.83%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (12.87%) Relational Database
9 12 (11.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (9.90%) QlikView
11 8 (7.92%) MySQL
12 4 (3.96%) MariaDB
13 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
13 3 (2.97%) Neo4j
13 3 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (2.97%) MS Access
14 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (1.98%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.96%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.97%) Subversion
6 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.98%) ERwin
7 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.99%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (16.83%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Legal
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Local Government
5 2 (1.98%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (66.34%) Developer
2 15 (14.85%) SQL Developer
3 12 (11.88%) DBA
4 10 (9.90%) Analyst
4 10 (9.90%) .NET Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (7.92%) C# Developer
5 8 (7.92%) SQL DBA
6 7 (6.93%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Business Developer
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (3.96%) Server Support
8 4 (3.96%) Administrator
8 4 (3.96%) Server Support Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Server Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.59%) .NET
2 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET
3 19 (18.81%) XML
4 14 (13.86%) HTML
5 9 (8.91%) Web Services
5 9 (8.91%) .NET Framework
6 8 (7.92%) Razor View Engine
7 7 (6.93%) Ajax
8 6 (5.94%) Spring
8 6 (5.94%) LINQ
9 5 (4.95%) jQuery
9 5 (4.95%) Spring MVC
9 5 (4.95%) WCF
9 5 (4.95%) Hibernate
9 5 (4.95%) WinForms
9 5 (4.95%) DHTML
9 5 (4.95%) ADO.NET
9 5 (4.95%) CSS
10 3 (2.97%) Struts
10 3 (2.97%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.94%) Clustering
3 5 (4.95%) Data Extraction
3 5 (4.95%) Replication
4 4 (3.96%) Equities
4 4 (3.96%) Derivative
5 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.98%) CMDB
6 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.99%) Statistics
7 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.99%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.80%) Windows
2 12 (11.88%) UNIX
3 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.95%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.95%) Linux
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) ETL
2 18 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (16.83%) MVC
3 17 (16.83%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.87%) Migration
6 12 (11.88%) OO
7 10 (9.90%) OOP
8 9 (8.91%) ITIL
8 9 (8.91%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.92%) Data Migration
9 8 (7.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.93%) Database Tuning
10 7 (6.93%) Data Transformation
11 6 (5.94%) Database Security
11 6 (5.94%) Scrum
11 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.95%) Coaching
12 5 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (86.14%) SQL
2 49 (48.51%) T-SQL
3 30 (29.70%) C#
4 12 (11.88%) Java
5 9 (8.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.91%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.93%) VB
7 6 (5.94%) VBScript
8 5 (4.95%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.97%) C
9 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.98%) VBA
10 2 (1.98%) VB6
11 1 (0.99%) XPath
11 1 (0.99%) X++
11 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.96%) VCP4
3 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) Degree
5 1 (0.99%) PMP
5 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.99%) Unicenter
1 1 (0.99%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.92%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) HP
4 4 (3.96%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.96%) Cognos
5 3 (2.97%) SAP
5 3 (2.97%) Citrix
5 3 (2.97%) Telerik
6 2 (1.98%) CA
7 1 (0.99%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.99%) Meridio
7 1 (0.99%) BMC
7 1 (0.99%) IBM
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