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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
UK / England
Rank 550 569 537
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -32
Contract jobs citing DTS 20 25 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.054% 0.097%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.22% 0.23% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 28
Median daily rate £275 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £430 £350
% change year-on-year
-36.04% +22.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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
9249 10712 9957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.27% 23.02% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6240 7261 6607
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 199 149
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.70 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
South West - 7 £275 - 1
East Midlands +3 4 £125 -54.54%
London -2 4 £440 +35.38% 2
North West - 2 £475 - 1
East of England - 2 £413 - 2
Yorkshire +9 1 £313 -16.66%
DTS
UK

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 44 (89.80%) SQL Server
2 37 (75.51%) SQL
3 33 (67.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (59.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (55.10%) T-SQL
6 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
7 20 (40.82%) .NET
8 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (34.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (26.53%) Oracle
10 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
10 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
11 12 (24.49%) Oracle Database
12 11 (22.45%) ETL
12 11 (22.45%) XML
13 10 (20.41%) Windows
13 10 (20.41%) MS Office
13 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
14 9 (18.37%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (18.37%) Finance
15 8 (16.33%) Workflow
15 8 (16.33%) C#
16 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
16 7 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
16 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (14.29%) Xamarin

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 4 (8.16%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.41%) MS Office
3 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.16%) MS Project
3 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Demantra
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (89.80%) SQL Server
2 33 (67.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (59.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (34.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (24.49%) Oracle Database
7 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (18.37%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (10.20%) Data Mining
12 4 (8.16%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (8.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (8.16%) Star Schema
13 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.16%) JDeveloper
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.16%) Publishing
4 3 (6.12%) Back Office
5 2 (4.08%) Law
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) SQL Developer
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Developer
4 10 (20.41%) T-SQL Developer
5 9 (18.37%) DBA
5 9 (18.37%) SQL DBA
6 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
7 7 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (14.29%) C# Developer
8 6 (12.24%) Consultant
9 4 (8.16%) Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Applications Support
9 4 (8.16%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Development Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Development Support Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) Administrator
10 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (6.12%) ETL Consultant
10 3 (6.12%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) XML
3 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
4 7 (14.29%) Silverlight
5 3 (6.12%) HTML
6 2 (4.08%) CSS
6 2 (4.08%) Middleware
6 2 (4.08%) React
6 2 (4.08%) Software Packaging
7 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.04%) ADO
7 1 (2.04%) Ajax
7 1 (2.04%) jQuery
7 1 (2.04%) JSON
7 1 (2.04%) LINQ
7 1 (2.04%) MDX
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (2.04%) REST
7 1 (2.04%) WCF
7 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.16%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) AS400
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) HPUX
5 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (22.45%) ETL
3 8 (16.33%) Workflow
4 6 (12.24%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (10.20%) Direct Marketing
5 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.20%) Web Development
6 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Document Management
7 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.12%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.12%) High Availability
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.08%) Coaching
8 2 (4.08%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) SQL
2 27 (55.10%) T-SQL
3 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.33%) C#
5 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.20%) Java
6 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) MCDBA
2 3 (6.12%) MCSE
3 2 (4.08%) MCITP
3 2 (4.08%) MCTS
3 2 (4.08%) OCP
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) CCNP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) Xamarin
4 3 (6.12%) Tableau
5 2 (4.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) iManage
6 1 (2.04%) Pega
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase