The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 363 377 377
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing DTS 37 39 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 0.72% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 40
Average daily rate
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£368 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £484 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £293 £334
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5218 5445 5308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.78% 22.46% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3572 3696 3528
Average daily rate £443 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.90% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 64 52
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.40 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £51.30 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
DTS
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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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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 +25 13 £358 +19.16% 3
Bromley - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 82 (97.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 78 (92.86%) SQL
2 78 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 48 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 45 (53.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (34.52%) ETL
7 25 (29.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (27.38%) Finance
9 20 (23.81%) .NET
9 20 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (19.05%) Windows
10 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 16 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
10 16 (19.05%) Banking
11 15 (17.86%) Markit EDM
11 15 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (16.67%) C#
12 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 14 (16.67%) Derivative
13 13 (15.48%) Data Mining
14 11 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (13.10%) Replication
14 11 (13.10%) Investment Banking
15 10 (11.90%) Data Analysis
15 10 (11.90%) Waterfall
15 10 (11.90%) Server Monitoring
15 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 9 (10.71%) Data Modelling

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) SAN
1 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (97.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 78 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 45 (53.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (29.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
8 13 (15.48%) Data Mining
9 11 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (5.95%) OLAP
11 4 (4.76%) QlikView
12 3 (3.57%) OLTP
12 3 (3.57%) MySQL
12 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (2.38%) EDRMS
13 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (2.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.14%) ReSharper
3 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.19%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.19%) Toad
5 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Banking
3 11 (13.10%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.14%) Marketing
5 4 (4.76%) Retail
6 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.38%) Publishing
7 1 (1.19%) Front Office
7 1 (1.19%) Law
7 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (52.38%) Developer
2 23 (27.38%) DBA
3 21 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 20 (23.81%) SQL DBA
5 8 (9.52%) Consultant
6 7 (8.33%) Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.14%) .NET Designer
7 6 (7.14%) Designer
8 5 (5.95%) Support Specialist
8 5 (5.95%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Support
9 4 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (3.57%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Analyst
11 2 (2.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.81%) .NET
2 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.52%) XML
3 8 (9.52%) WCF
3 8 (9.52%) LINQ
4 7 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (8.33%) MDX
5 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.38%) Silverlight
6 2 (2.38%) JRules
7 1 (1.19%) Web Services
7 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.19%) jQuery
7 1 (1.19%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Derivative
2 11 (13.10%) Replication
3 9 (10.71%) Equities
4 8 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (9.52%) Mainframe
5 7 (8.33%) Clustering
6 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.38%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.38%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.19%) PKI
8 1 (1.19%) Statistics
8 1 (1.19%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Windows
2 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) AIX
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) ETL
2 15 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (11.90%) Server Monitoring
3 10 (11.90%) Waterfall
3 10 (11.90%) Data Analysis
4 9 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (10.71%) Data Modelling
5 7 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 7 (8.33%) Data Transformation
5 7 (8.33%) Database Security
6 6 (7.14%) Fund Accounting
6 6 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 6 (7.14%) ITIL
6 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.14%) Migration
7 5 (5.95%) MVC
7 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.95%) CRM
7 5 (5.95%) TDD
7 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 78 (92.86%) SQL
2 48 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 14 (16.67%) C#
4 8 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.95%) XPath
6 4 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.19%) VB
7 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.14%) MCITP
3 4 (4.76%) MCDBA
3 4 (4.76%) MCTS
4 3 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.38%) MCT
5 2 (2.38%) MCSE
5 2 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.19%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) SCOM
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) IBM
3 3 (3.57%) Tableau
3 3 (3.57%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) webMethods
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) SAP
4 2 (2.38%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) Cognos
5 1 (1.19%) BMC
5 1 (1.19%) CA
5 1 (1.19%) Informatica
5 1 (1.19%) Reuters
5 1 (1.19%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.19%) Teradata
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