The first table below looks at the demand for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Essex region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 49 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing DTS 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.24% 0.44% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.83% 1.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
103 103 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.24% 22.44% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 49
Average daily rate £375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £166 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 26
Average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.00 £22.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
DTS
East of England

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DTS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DTS across the Essex region.

DTS Daily Rate Trend in Essex

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DTS across the Essex region.

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

DTS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £425 -
Chelmsford - - - -
Colchester - - - -
DTS
East of England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) VBA
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) VB
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (31.25%) VB6
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (31.25%) Ingres
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
6 4 (25.00%) UML
6 4 (25.00%) JBoss
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (18.75%) JRules
7 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (31.25%) Ingres
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (18.75%) EDRMS
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) OLTP
6 1 (6.25%) OLAP
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) VB Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VBA Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) JRules
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) JPA
3 1 (6.25%) Struts2
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) XHTML
3 1 (6.25%) JAX-RPC
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) Struts
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Use Case
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) User Stories
3 3 (18.75%) Dependency Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 2 (12.50%) SSADM
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) VB
1 6 (37.50%) VBA
2 5 (31.25%) VB6
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) ABAP
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) JBoss
3 3 (18.75%) webMethods
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle