The first table below looks at the demand for MTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Application Platforms category for the Gloucestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank - - 76
Contract jobs citing MTS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £319
UK excluding London average daily rate - £175 £325
% change year-on-year
- -46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
93 42 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.85% 12.73% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 20 60
Average daily rate £355 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
MTS
South West

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MTS across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MTS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MTS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire