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 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 383 385 379
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing DTS 42 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.78% 0.70% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 34 25
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £526 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 - -
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
5411 5397 5533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.05% 22.95% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3781 3666 3758
Average daily rate £450 £438 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 56
Average hourly rate £27.78 £30.00 £27.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £125.00 £52.50
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 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 31 July 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 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
City of London -10 12 £606 +69.58% 1
Croydon - 1 £215 -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 80 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 75 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 64 (71.11%) SQL
4 51 (56.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (52.22%) T-SQL
6 41 (45.56%) .NET
7 31 (34.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (32.22%) Microsoft
9 28 (31.11%) C#
10 27 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (28.89%) Finance
12 23 (25.56%) Windows
13 21 (23.33%) SQL Server 2000
14 20 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (21.11%) ETL
16 17 (18.89%) Change Management
17 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
18 15 (16.67%) Replication
18 15 (16.67%) SOA
18 15 (16.67%) OO
18 15 (16.67%) Java
19 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
19 14 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (15.56%) Migration
19 14 (15.56%) TeamCity
20 13 (14.44%) Derivative
20 13 (14.44%) IIS
21 12 (13.33%) VB
21 12 (13.33%) PRINCE2

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (14.44%) IIS
2 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.22%) Eikon
2 2 (2.22%) RMDS
3 1 (1.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) SAN
1 4 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 75 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 51 (56.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (34.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 27 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (23.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (13.33%) EDRMS
10 8 (8.89%) ProClarity
10 8 (8.89%) Relational Database
11 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 4 (4.44%) MS Access
14 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (3.33%) QlikView
15 2 (2.22%) OLAP
16 1 (1.11%) MySQL
16 1 (1.11%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) TeamCity
2 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.56%) Subversion
4 5 (5.56%) JIRA
4 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.44%) ReSharper
6 3 (3.33%) Maven
6 3 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.22%) ERwin
7 2 (2.22%) Log4Net
7 2 (2.22%) NUnit
7 2 (2.22%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (2.22%) Moq
7 2 (2.22%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (2.22%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
General
1 26 (28.89%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Banking
3 6 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.44%) Local Government
5 3 (3.33%) Front Office
6 2 (2.22%) Back Office
6 2 (2.22%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Retail
7 1 (1.11%) Legal
7 1 (1.11%) Games
7 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (42.22%) Developer
2 25 (27.78%) DBA
3 15 (16.67%) Analyst
4 14 (15.56%) SQL DBA
5 13 (14.44%) Architect
6 12 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (13.33%) SQL Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.78%) Administrator
8 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Server Support
9 6 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (5.56%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.44%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.44%) ETL Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Business Support Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Server Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.56%) .NET
2 12 (13.33%) JRules
3 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET
4 7 (7.78%) Middleware
5 6 (6.67%) XML
5 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 6 (6.67%) jQuery
6 4 (4.44%) Kendo UI
6 4 (4.44%) Ajax
6 4 (4.44%) LINQ
6 4 (4.44%) Entity Framework
6 4 (4.44%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (4.44%) Web Services
6 4 (4.44%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.44%) JSON
7 3 (3.33%) Spring
7 3 (3.33%) ADO.NET
8 2 (2.22%) Classic ASP
8 2 (2.22%) CSS
8 2 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Replication
2 13 (14.44%) Derivative
3 12 (13.33%) Equities
4 8 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.78%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.44%) NHS
7 3 (3.33%) Fixed Income
7 3 (3.33%) Clustering
7 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.22%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.11%) CLARiiON
9 1 (1.11%) Symmetrix
9 1 (1.11%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Windows
2 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) Linux
5 2 (2.22%) UNIX
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.11%) ETL
3 17 (18.89%) Change Management
4 15 (16.67%) SOA
4 15 (16.67%) OO
5 14 (15.56%) Migration
6 12 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 12 (13.33%) Project Management
7 11 (12.22%) SDLC
8 10 (11.11%) Investment Management
8 10 (11.11%) ITIL
8 10 (11.11%) Scrum
9 9 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (10.00%) UML
9 9 (10.00%) DevOps
9 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.89%) Coaching
10 8 (8.89%) Time Management
10 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (71.11%) SQL
2 47 (52.22%) T-SQL
3 28 (31.11%) C#
4 15 (16.67%) Java
5 12 (13.33%) VB
6 8 (8.89%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.33%) VBA
8 3 (3.33%) Python
8 3 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.33%) VBScript
9 2 (2.22%) VB6
9 2 (2.22%) Perl
10 1 (1.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 12 (13.33%) Puppet
1 12 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) webMethods
3 6 (6.67%) VMware
3 6 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle
5 4 (4.44%) Telerik
6 3 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.33%) Red Gate
6 3 (3.33%) NetApp
6 3 (3.33%) Progress
7 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.22%) Cognos
7 2 (2.22%) Reuters
7 2 (2.22%) Infragistics
8 1 (1.11%) Perforce
8 1 (1.11%) Remedy
8 1 (1.11%) Tableau
8 1 (1.11%) Siebel
8 1 (1.11%) SAP
8 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
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