The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 426 364 375
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +11
Contract jobs citing DTS 3 57 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.059% 1.08% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 41 37
Median daily rate £300 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.66 -
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
5057 5298 5229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.25% 23.81% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3678 3693 3712
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 43 26
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.83 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £16.27 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.40 £60.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DTS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 1 - -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for DTS.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (53.85%) .NET
6 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
6 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (38.46%) Clustering
8 5 (38.46%) Migration
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
8 5 (38.46%) High Availability
8 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (38.46%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (30.77%) C#
9 4 (30.77%) XML
10 3 (23.08%) Replication
10 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (23.08%) Web Development
10 3 (23.08%) Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (23.08%) QA
10 3 (23.08%) Windows
10 3 (23.08%) VBScript
10 3 (23.08%) Oracle

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) DBA
2 5 (38.46%) SQL DBA
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Database Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior DBA
5 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Development DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Production DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Development DBA
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Development DBA
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Production DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (38.46%) High Availability
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Algorithmic Trading
3 3 (23.08%) Database Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Direct Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
1 10 (76.92%) T-SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) VBScript
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle