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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 512 425 420
Rank change year-on-year
-87 -5
Contract jobs citing DTS 45 114 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 1.17% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 74 49
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £475 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £281 £325
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £28.10 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.13% +20.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £28.10 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+28.13% +17.06%
DTS
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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
9739 9781 9167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.97% 22.24% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6432 6097 5685
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 192 210
Average hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -16 21 £350 -17.64% 7
East of England +4 10 £339 -9.66%
West Midlands -6 5 £378 -11.17%
South West -22 5 £313 +13.63%
North West - 4 £300 - 3
South East -29 1 £260 -5.45% 2
Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - - 1
DTS
UK

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 83 (87.37%) SQL
2 73 (76.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (72.63%) SQL Server
4 47 (49.47%) T-SQL
5 43 (45.26%) .NET
6 40 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (33.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (33.68%) C#
8 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 25 (26.32%) SQL Server 2000
9 25 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (25.26%) ASP.NET
10 24 (25.26%) XML
11 23 (24.21%) Windows
12 18 (18.95%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (15.79%) HTML
13 15 (15.79%) MVC
14 14 (14.74%) VB.NET
14 14 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (13.68%) ETL
15 13 (13.68%) Finance
15 13 (13.68%) Migration
16 12 (12.63%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (12.63%) Java
16 12 (12.63%) UNIX
16 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
17 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (11.58%) Web Services

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (6.32%) IIS
1 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.21%) JBoss
3 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.11%) Exstream Dialogue
4 2 (2.11%) Kentico
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.11%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS Office
3 2 (2.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.11%) Exstream
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) FTP
2 6 (6.32%) LDAP
3 4 (4.21%) HTTP
4 3 (3.16%) DHCP
5 1 (1.05%) Firewall
5 1 (1.05%) Internet
5 1 (1.05%) SSL
5 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.05%) VPN
5 1 (1.05%) DNS
5 1 (1.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (76.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 69 (72.63%) SQL Server
3 40 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (33.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (26.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 25 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (12.63%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
7 11 (11.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (8.42%) MySQL
10 6 (6.32%) QlikView
11 4 (4.21%) MariaDB
11 4 (4.21%) OLAP
12 3 (3.16%) Data Mining
12 3 (3.16%) MS Access
12 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
12 3 (3.16%) Neo4j
13 2 (2.11%) Cognos Report Studio
13 2 (2.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.47%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (4.21%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.16%) Subversion
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.11%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.05%) ERwin
7 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.05%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (13.68%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Banking
3 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.26%) Retail
5 4 (4.21%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Marketing
6 2 (2.11%) Legal
7 1 (1.05%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (67.37%) Developer
2 16 (16.84%) SQL Developer
3 12 (12.63%) DBA
4 10 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (8.42%) SQL DBA
5 8 (8.42%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.42%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (4.21%) .NET Designer
9 4 (4.21%) Designer
9 4 (4.21%) Administrator
10 3 (3.16%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (3.16%) Database Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (45.26%) .NET
2 24 (25.26%) ASP.NET
2 24 (25.26%) XML
3 15 (15.79%) HTML
4 11 (11.58%) Web Services
5 9 (9.47%) .NET Framework
6 8 (8.42%) WCF
7 7 (7.37%) LINQ
7 7 (7.37%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (6.32%) Ajax
8 6 (6.32%) Spring
8 6 (6.32%) ADO.NET
8 6 (6.32%) DHTML
8 6 (6.32%) WinForms
9 5 (5.26%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.26%) CSS
9 5 (5.26%) Spring MVC
9 5 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 4 (4.21%) jQuery
11 3 (3.16%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Replication
2 6 (6.32%) Clustering
3 5 (5.26%) Data Extraction
4 4 (4.21%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.16%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.11%) CMDB
6 2 (2.11%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.11%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) Equities
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
7 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.05%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.21%) Windows
2 12 (12.63%) UNIX
3 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 5 (5.26%) Linux
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.95%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (15.79%) MVC
3 14 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (13.68%) ETL
4 13 (13.68%) Migration
5 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 10 (10.53%) OO
5 10 (10.53%) Data Transformation
6 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.42%) Data Migration
7 8 (8.42%) Database Tuning
7 8 (8.42%) OOP
8 7 (7.37%) ITIL
8 7 (7.37%) Web Development
9 6 (6.32%) Database Security
9 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.32%) Data Analysis
9 6 (6.32%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 83 (87.37%) SQL
2 47 (49.47%) T-SQL
3 32 (33.68%) C#
4 14 (14.74%) VB.NET
5 12 (12.63%) Java
6 9 (9.47%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.37%) VBScript
7 7 (7.37%) VB
8 5 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.26%) C
9 3 (3.16%) VBA
9 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.16%) XPath
10 2 (2.11%) VB6
11 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.05%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.16%) Degree
4 1 (1.05%) PMP
4 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 2 (2.11%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Unicenter
1 1 (1.05%) Control-M
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
3 5 (5.26%) HP
4 3 (3.16%) Citrix
4 3 (3.16%) IBM
4 3 (3.16%) SAP
5 2 (2.11%) Meridio
5 2 (2.11%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.11%) Cognos
5 2 (2.11%) CA
6 1 (1.05%) BMC
6 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.05%) Telerik
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