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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 370 375 378
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing DTS 54 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.00% 0.71% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 25
Average daily rate
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£420 £373 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.75% -10.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £271 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £549 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £273
% change year-on-year
- +28.44%
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
5408 5214 5173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.18% 22.75% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3796 3592 3500
Average daily rate £450 £442 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.80% +2.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 65
Average hourly rate £27.78 £27.50 £24.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £14.00 £17.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £125.00 £51.30
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 3 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 3 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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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 +1 18 £588 +56.66%
Romford - 1 - -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 88 (90.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 80 (82.47%) SQL Server
3 71 (73.20%) SQL
4 56 (57.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (54.64%) T-SQL
6 45 (46.39%) .NET
7 31 (31.96%) C#
7 31 (31.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
9 28 (28.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (26.80%) Finance
11 24 (24.74%) Windows
12 23 (23.71%) ETL
12 23 (23.71%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (23.71%) SQL Server 2000
13 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (18.56%) OO
14 18 (18.56%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (17.53%) Change Management
16 15 (15.46%) SOA
16 15 (15.46%) Java
16 15 (15.46%) TeamCity
17 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2005
17 14 (14.43%) IIS
17 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
17 14 (14.43%) Migration
17 14 (14.43%) Replication
18 13 (13.40%) Derivative
18 13 (13.40%) SDLC
19 12 (12.37%) Banking

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 14 (14.43%) IIS
2 9 (9.28%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.15%) JBoss
4 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.06%) Eikon
2 2 (2.06%) RMDS
3 1 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) SAN
1 4 (4.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (90.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 80 (82.47%) SQL Server
3 56 (57.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (31.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (28.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (23.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 18 (18.56%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (12.37%) EDRMS
10 8 (8.25%) ProClarity
10 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
11 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (6.19%) QlikView
12 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (4.12%) MS Access
13 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (2.06%) MySQL
14 2 (2.06%) OLAP
15 1 (1.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) TeamCity
2 12 (12.37%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.22%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.19%) Subversion
5 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.15%) JIRA
7 4 (4.12%) ReSharper
8 3 (3.09%) Maven
8 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (3.09%) ERwin
9 2 (2.06%) Log4Net
9 2 (2.06%) NUnit
9 2 (2.06%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (2.06%) Moq
9 2 (2.06%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (2.06%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.03%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (26.80%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Local Government
5 2 (2.06%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Front Office
5 2 (2.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.03%) Games
6 1 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (46.39%) Developer
2 24 (24.74%) DBA
3 16 (16.49%) Analyst
4 14 (14.43%) SQL DBA
5 13 (13.40%) Architect
5 13 (13.40%) SQL Developer
6 12 (12.37%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (10.31%) Support Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Administrator
10 6 (6.19%) Server Support
10 6 (6.19%) C# Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (5.15%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (5.15%) .NET Developer
12 4 (4.12%) ETL Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Business Support Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
12 4 (4.12%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (46.39%) .NET
2 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET
2 12 (12.37%) JRules
3 7 (7.22%) Middleware
4 6 (6.19%) XML
4 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.19%) jQuery
5 4 (4.12%) LINQ
5 4 (4.12%) Kendo UI
5 4 (4.12%) Entity Framework
5 4 (4.12%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (4.12%) Web Services
5 4 (4.12%) Ajax
5 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.12%) JSON
6 3 (3.09%) Spring
6 3 (3.09%) ADO.NET
7 2 (2.06%) Classic ASP
7 2 (2.06%) CSS
7 2 (2.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Replication
2 13 (13.40%) Derivative
3 12 (12.37%) Equities
4 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.15%) Data Extraction
7 4 (4.12%) NHS
8 3 (3.09%) Fixed Income
9 2 (2.06%) Clustering
9 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
9 2 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.03%) CLARiiON
10 1 (1.03%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) Linux
5 2 (2.06%) UNIX
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.71%) ETL
1 23 (23.71%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.56%) OO
4 17 (17.53%) Change Management
5 15 (15.46%) SOA
6 14 (14.43%) Migration
7 13 (13.40%) SDLC
8 12 (12.37%) Project Management
9 11 (11.34%) PRINCE2
10 10 (10.31%) ITIL
10 10 (10.31%) Scrum
10 10 (10.31%) Investment Management
11 9 (9.28%) DevOps
11 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
11 9 (9.28%) UML
11 9 (9.28%) OOP
12 8 (8.25%) Business Continuity
12 8 (8.25%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (8.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 71 (73.20%) SQL
2 53 (54.64%) T-SQL
3 31 (31.96%) C#
4 15 (15.46%) Java
5 12 (12.37%) VB
6 8 (8.25%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.09%) VBA
8 3 (3.09%) Python
8 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.09%) VBScript
9 2 (2.06%) VB6
9 2 (2.06%) Perl
10 1 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) Puppet
1 12 (12.37%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.37%) webMethods
3 6 (6.19%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle
4 5 (5.15%) VMware
5 4 (4.12%) Telerik
6 3 (3.09%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.09%) Red Gate
6 3 (3.09%) Progress
6 3 (3.09%) NetApp
7 2 (2.06%) Cognos
7 2 (2.06%) Infragistics
7 2 (2.06%) Reuters
7 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.03%) Remedy
8 1 (1.03%) Tableau
8 1 (1.03%) Siebel
8 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.03%) SAP
8 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com