The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 155 158 136
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing DTS 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.16% 0.093%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.69% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £300 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
912 1013 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.73% 22.58% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 680 479
Median daily rate £375 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 18 13
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -40.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing DTS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

DTS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Merseyside - 1 £300 -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 North West region with a requirement for DTS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA