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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
England / North West
Rank - - 143
Contract jobs citing DTS 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
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 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
656 786 801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.99% 20.81% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 501 484
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £46.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.05 £24.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £56.88 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP