The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 57 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing DTS 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.28% 0.50% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.98% 2.02% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +72.83%
DTS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
176 99 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 32.12% 24.69% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 59 50
Average daily rate £325 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £473 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.29 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -18.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DTS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

DTS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -7 6 £350 - 1
DTS
Wales

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing DTS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DTS.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (70.00%) ETL
4 5 (50.00%) Cognos
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (40.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 4 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
5 4 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (40.00%) Cognos Transformer
5 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (40.00%) Star Schema
5 4 (40.00%) VB
5 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
5 4 (40.00%) Cognos Powerplay
6 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 3 (30.00%) Data Mart
6 3 (30.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (30.00%) Change Control
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (10.00%) Retail

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing DTS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 4 (40.00%) Star Schema
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Powerplay
4 3 (30.00%) Data Mart
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SysML
4 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cognos
2 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft