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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 352 361 339
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Contract jobs citing DTS 41 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.80% 0.77% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 29
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£350 £488 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £588 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.42%
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
5134 5195 4796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.08% 22.28% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3584 3634 3383
Average daily rate £450 £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 24
Average hourly rate £22.83 £36.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.45% +42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £25.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +25 15 £425 -15.00% 1
Croydon - - - -
Romford - - - -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 50 (90.91%) SQL
2 49 (89.09%) SQL Server
3 47 (85.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (54.55%) T-SQL
5 29 (52.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (50.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (36.36%) C#
7 20 (36.36%) ETL
8 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 17 (30.91%) .NET
9 17 (30.91%) Finance
10 14 (25.45%) Banking
11 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
12 12 (21.82%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (21.82%) OO
12 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (20.00%) Windows
13 11 (20.00%) OOP
14 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (14.55%) Migration
15 8 (14.55%) Investment Banking
15 8 (14.55%) IIS
15 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
15 8 (14.55%) XML
15 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (12.73%) Data Extraction
16 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (12.73%) QlikView
16 7 (12.73%) Derivative

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 8 (14.55%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.64%) RMDS
2 2 (3.64%) Eikon
3 1 (1.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (89.09%) SQL Server
2 47 (85.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (52.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (50.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2000
6 12 (21.82%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (12.73%) QlikView
9 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
11 3 (5.45%) MS Access
12 2 (3.64%) OLTP
12 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (3.64%) ProClarity
13 1 (1.82%) MySQL
13 1 (1.82%) DB2
13 1 (1.82%) OLAP
13 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.09%) ReSharper
2 5 (9.09%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) ERwin
4 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.64%) Maven
4 2 (3.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 14 (25.45%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Local Government
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 2 (3.64%) Front Office
5 2 (3.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) DBA
4 8 (14.55%) SQL Developer
5 7 (12.73%) SQL DBA
6 6 (10.91%) Server Support
6 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Server Support Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Server Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) RAD Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Administrator
9 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
2 8 (14.55%) XML
3 6 (10.91%) jQuery
4 5 (9.09%) LINQ
5 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.27%) Kendo UI
5 4 (7.27%) Ajax
5 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.27%) JSON
5 4 (7.27%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (7.27%) Entity Framework
6 3 (5.45%) HTML
7 2 (3.64%) FpML
7 2 (3.64%) JMS
7 2 (3.64%) Spring
7 2 (3.64%) JAX-RS
7 2 (3.64%) WCF
7 2 (3.64%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Extraction
1 7 (12.73%) Derivative
2 6 (10.91%) Replication
2 6 (10.91%) Equities
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.45%) Clustering
4 3 (5.45%) NHS
5 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.82%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.82%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) UNIX
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) ETL
2 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (21.82%) OO
3 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.00%) OOP
5 8 (14.55%) Migration
6 7 (12.73%) Scrum
7 6 (10.91%) Database Security
8 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (7.27%) SOA
9 4 (7.27%) ITIL
9 4 (7.27%) MVC
9 4 (7.27%) Change Management
9 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Requirements Engineering
10 3 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (5.45%) BDD
10 3 (5.45%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) SQL
2 30 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 20 (36.36%) C#
4 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.45%) Python
5 3 (5.45%) C
5 3 (5.45%) VBA
5 3 (5.45%) VBScript
5 3 (5.45%) VB
6 2 (3.64%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.64%) Perl
6 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) XPath
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) Telerik
4 3 (5.45%) Progress
5 2 (3.64%) Reuters
5 2 (3.64%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.82%) Cognos
6 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) Remedy
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago