The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 255 258 210
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -48
Contract jobs citing DTS 6 6 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.067% 0.065% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.33% 0.30% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 18
Median daily rate £413 £318 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.92% -15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £381 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.33 -
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1839 1993 1807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.45% 21.46% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1146 1220 1020
Median daily rate £400 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 27 41
Median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DTS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTS across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

DTS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DTS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
West Sussex -9 3 £413 +3.12%
Kent - 2 £434 -
Surrey - 2 £380 -
Berkshire - 1 £205 -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for DTS.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Back Office
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Reinsurance
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 3 (50.00%) Production DBA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Production DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Production Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware