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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 394 382 340
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -42
Contract jobs citing DTS 21 40 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 0.69% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 42
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +55.55%
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
5319 5766 4928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.11% 23.27% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3892 4062 3411
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 54
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.51 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £46.23 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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
City of London +17 5 £375 -14.28% 5
Southwark - - - -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 47 (94.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (94.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (58.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (48.00%) T-SQL
5 23 (46.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (40.00%) C#
7 19 (38.00%) .NET
8 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (32.00%) WCF
10 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
12 13 (26.00%) LINQ
13 12 (24.00%) VB.NET
13 12 (24.00%) Data Transformation
13 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (22.00%) Finance
14 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
15 10 (20.00%) Migration
15 10 (20.00%) IBM
15 10 (20.00%) Mainframe
15 10 (20.00%) XML
15 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
16 9 (18.00%) ETL

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 3 (6.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (94.00%) SQL Server
1 47 (94.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 29 (58.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (46.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (12.00%) MySQL
9 5 (10.00%) Data Mining
10 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
10 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
11 3 (6.00%) SAP HANA
11 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (4.00%) OLTP
12 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (4.00%) MarkLogic
13 1 (2.00%) QlikView
13 1 (2.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 10 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (16.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (4.00%) FitNesse
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Publishing
5 2 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) DBA
3 11 (22.00%) SQL Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Designer
4 9 (18.00%) .NET Designer
5 8 (16.00%) SQL DBA
6 7 (14.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Architect
8 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Trainer
9 2 (4.00%) Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.00%) MySQL DBA
9 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
2 16 (32.00%) WCF
3 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (26.00%) LINQ
4 10 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (8.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (6.00%) HTML5
6 3 (6.00%) JRules
6 3 (6.00%) NHibernate
6 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.00%) MDX
6 3 (6.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 10 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 6 (12.00%) Replication
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) Reference Data
5 2 (4.00%) Data Extraction
5 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.00%) Derivative
5 2 (4.00%) Equities
5 2 (4.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Data Transformation
2 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Migration
2 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (18.00%) ETL
4 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (10.00%) Database Security
6 5 (10.00%) OO
7 4 (8.00%) Workflow
7 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.00%) Cash Management
8 3 (6.00%) Database Tuning
8 3 (6.00%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (48.00%) T-SQL
3 20 (40.00%) C#
4 12 (24.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.00%) C
6 3 (6.00%) XPath
7 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) MCTS
1 3 (6.00%) MCITP
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.00%) MCSE
1 3 (6.00%) MCSA
1 3 (6.00%) MCT
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.00%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.00%) BMC
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Rate: £28000 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago