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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
England / London
Rank 403 - 404
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MTS 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% - 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.053% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £375 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £650 £100
% change year-on-year
-57.69% +550.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
3802 3507 3874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.62% 16.62% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2631 2398 2659
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 53 75
Median hourly rate £22.17 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.75 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (50.00%) eSpeed
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) MiFID
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) KDB

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) BondVision
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Pricing Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) EMIR
1 1 (50.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (50.00%) eSpeed
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) MarketAxess
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Tradeweb