The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 377 361 313
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -48
Contract jobs citing DTS 21 32 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 0.65% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 30
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £281 £325
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £28.10 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+28.13% +17.06%
DTS
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4818 4898 4519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.81% 22.73% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3433 3378 3122
Average daily rate £450 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £104.75 £49.60
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 London

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

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in London

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in London

DTS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTS across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

DTS Daily Rate Histogram in London

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in London

DTS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the London 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
City of London +6 11 £463 +8.82% 2
Southwark - - - -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 40 (97.56%) SQL
2 39 (95.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (87.80%) SQL Server
4 23 (56.10%) T-SQL
4 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (41.46%) C#
7 16 (39.02%) .NET
8 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.95%) ETL
10 9 (21.95%) XML
10 9 (21.95%) Finance
11 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
11 8 (19.51%) OO
11 8 (19.51%) Banking
11 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (19.51%) WCF
11 8 (19.51%) Data Transformation
11 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (17.07%) LINQ
12 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (17.07%) Migration
13 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (14.63%) Windows
13 6 (14.63%) OOP
13 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (9.76%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (95.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 36 (87.80%) SQL Server
3 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (51.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (9.76%) MySQL
9 4 (9.76%) QlikView
10 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
11 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
11 2 (4.88%) MarkLogic
12 1 (2.44%) OLTP
12 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
12 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.76%) ReSharper
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (7.32%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.44%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.44%) ERwin
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Local Government
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) DBA
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.20%) SQL DBA
5 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Designer
6 4 (9.76%) Designer
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Architect
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
9 1 (2.44%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) XML
3 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
3 8 (19.51%) WCF
4 7 (17.07%) LINQ
5 3 (7.32%) Silverlight
6 2 (4.88%) HTML
6 2 (4.88%) JRules
6 2 (4.88%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.88%) HTML5
7 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.44%) Kendo UI
7 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.44%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (2.44%) jQuery
7 1 (2.44%) Ajax
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Data Extraction
3 3 (7.32%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (7.32%) Replication
3 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.44%) Derivative
5 1 (2.44%) Statistics
5 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.44%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ETL
2 8 (19.51%) OO
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Data Transformation
2 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) OOP
4 6 (14.63%) Database Security
5 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.32%) Data Management
7 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) SQL
2 23 (56.10%) T-SQL
3 17 (41.46%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) C
4 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.32%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Telerik
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