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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 523 472 438
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -34
Contract jobs citing DTS 72 98 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 0.92% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 70
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £425 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -10.20%
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
11540 10686 10247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.40% 21.65% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7664 6734 6396
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 163 205
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £13.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.80 £51.30
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 31 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 31 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 +2 42 £400 +8.84% 5
East of England +5 16 £353 -11.87% 2
South East -28 6 £318 +41.11% 1
North West -24 4 £265 -
North East -28 2 - - 1
East Midlands 0 1 £413 -
South West -13 1 £263 +5.00% 3
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DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 126 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 122 (79.22%) SQL Server
3 110 (71.43%) SQL
4 77 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 67 (43.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (39.61%) .NET
7 47 (30.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 46 (29.87%) Microsoft
9 42 (27.27%) C#
9 42 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 41 (26.62%) Finance
11 38 (24.68%) Windows
12 37 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (22.73%) SQL Server 2000
14 33 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
14 33 (21.43%) ETL
15 28 (18.18%) Change Management
16 25 (16.23%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
18 23 (14.94%) VB
18 23 (14.94%) Migration
19 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
20 20 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
21 19 (12.34%) IIS
22 16 (10.39%) Replication
22 16 (10.39%) Java
22 16 (10.39%) SOA
22 16 (10.39%) OO
22 16 (10.39%) Project Management

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 19 (12.34%) IIS
2 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.25%) JBoss
4 3 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.49%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.30%) Eikon
2 2 (1.30%) RMDS
2 2 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.90%) Internet
2 5 (3.25%) SAN
3 4 (2.60%) DHCP
4 2 (1.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.65%) VoIP
5 1 (0.65%) WLAN
5 1 (0.65%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 122 (79.22%) SQL Server
3 67 (43.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (30.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 42 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (22.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 33 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (16.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (8.44%) ProClarity
11 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (7.79%) EDRMS
12 9 (5.84%) Relational Database
13 7 (4.55%) QlikView
14 5 (3.25%) Cognos Transformer
14 5 (3.25%) OLAP
14 5 (3.25%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (2.60%) MS Access
15 4 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 3 (1.95%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 15 (9.74%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 12 (7.79%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.49%) JIRA
5 9 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (5.84%) Subversion
6 5 (3.25%) ClearCase
6 5 (3.25%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.60%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.60%) ClearQuest
8 3 (1.95%) Maven
8 3 (1.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.95%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (1.30%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.30%) Moq
9 2 (1.30%) ERwin
9 2 (1.30%) Log4Net
9 2 (1.30%) NUnit
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (26.62%) Finance
2 14 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (3.90%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.60%) Local Government
5 3 (1.95%) Front Office
5 3 (1.95%) Automotive
6 2 (1.30%) Back Office
6 2 (1.30%) Retail
6 2 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (40.91%) Developer
2 34 (22.08%) DBA
3 30 (19.48%) Analyst
4 23 (14.94%) SQL DBA
5 21 (13.64%) SQL Developer
6 19 (12.34%) Support Analyst
7 18 (11.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 13 (8.44%) Architect
9 12 (7.79%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.49%) Business Analyst
10 10 (6.49%) Business Support Analyst
11 9 (5.84%) Support Engineer
12 8 (5.19%) .NET Developer
13 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 7 (4.55%) Administrator
13 7 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
14 6 (3.90%) Server Support
14 6 (3.90%) C# Developer
14 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Developer
15 4 (2.60%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (39.61%) .NET
2 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
3 12 (7.79%) XML
3 12 (7.79%) JRules
4 9 (5.84%) HTML
5 7 (4.55%) Middleware
5 7 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 7 (4.55%) jQuery
5 7 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.25%) Web Services
6 5 (3.25%) COM+
7 4 (2.60%) Ajax
7 4 (2.60%) Kendo UI
7 4 (2.60%) Entity Framework
7 4 (2.60%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (2.60%) LINQ
7 4 (2.60%) JSON
7 4 (2.60%) MDX
8 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.39%) Replication
2 13 (8.44%) Derivative
3 12 (7.79%) Equities
4 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (5.19%) Data Structures
7 7 (4.55%) Data Centre
8 5 (3.25%) NHS
9 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.60%) Clustering
10 3 (1.95%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.30%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.30%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.65%) EPoS
12 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.65%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.68%) Windows
2 20 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.90%) UNIX
5 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.60%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.60%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.30%) Linux
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (21.43%) ETL
3 28 (18.18%) Change Management
4 24 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (14.94%) Migration
6 16 (10.39%) Project Management
6 16 (10.39%) SOA
6 16 (10.39%) OO
7 14 (9.09%) ITIL
8 13 (8.44%) PRINCE2
9 12 (7.79%) Scrum
9 12 (7.79%) Incident Management
9 12 (7.79%) Coaching
10 11 (7.14%) SDLC
11 10 (6.49%) Investment Management
11 10 (6.49%) Time Management
11 10 (6.49%) CRM
12 9 (5.84%) UML
12 9 (5.84%) MVC
12 9 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (71.43%) SQL
2 77 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 42 (27.27%) C#
4 23 (14.94%) VB
5 16 (10.39%) Java
6 13 (8.44%) VBScript
7 10 (6.49%) VB.NET
8 8 (5.19%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.55%) VB6
10 6 (3.90%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.25%) Perl
12 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.95%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 3 (1.95%) VBA
12 3 (1.95%) Python
13 1 (0.65%) Scala
13 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (4.55%) Degree
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.60%) MCAD
2 4 (2.60%) MCSD
2 4 (2.60%) MCDBA
3 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) HL7
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.65%) SRDF
3 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (7.79%) Puppet
1 12 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.60%) Unicenter
3 3 (1.95%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.65%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (29.87%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.79%) webMethods
3 11 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
4 9 (5.84%) Cognos
5 6 (3.90%) VMware
6 5 (3.25%) Oracle
6 5 (3.25%) IBM
7 4 (2.60%) Telerik
7 4 (2.60%) CA
8 3 (1.95%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.95%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.95%) Progress
8 3 (1.95%) NetApp
9 2 (1.30%) Reuters
9 2 (1.30%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.30%) Teradata
9 2 (1.30%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.65%) Capita
10 1 (0.65%) Tableau
10 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
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