The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 420 428 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing MTS 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.030% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.077% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £525 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MTS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3915 4279 4126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.33% 18.31% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2821 2852 2761
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £559 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 102 77
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.54 £37.00 £46.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing MTS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MTS
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MTS across the London region.

MTS Daily Rate Trend in London

MTS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MTS across the London region.

MTS Hourly Rate Trend in London

MTS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Collateral Management
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution

MTS
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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Collateral Management
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase