The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank - - 131
Contract jobs citing DTS 0 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.66 -
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
597 692 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.83% 22.11% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 514 474
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 13
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.60 £175.00
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

DTS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware