The table below looks at the statistics for MTS 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 MTS over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 412 - 393
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MTS 1 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% - 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.022% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Average daily rate
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- - £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £105 £161 £313
% change year-on-year
-34.88% -48.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 -
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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
4521 4583 4732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.66% 18.05% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2978 2982 3092
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 110 165
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £59.00 £41.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MTS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) Endur
2 2 (66.67%) ZaiNet
2 2 (66.67%) German Language
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) ETRM
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) Aligne
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MTS 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 MTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Endur
1 2 (66.67%) ZaiNet
1 2 (66.67%) Aligne
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) ETRM
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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