The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank - - 103
Contract jobs citing MTS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.081%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate - £105 £161
% change year-on-year
- -34.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
470 583 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.32% 20.88% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 291 186
Average daily rate £363 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £18.10 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MTS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MTS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MTS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MTS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MTS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland