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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 141 144 142
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing DTS 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% 0.061% 0.094%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.16% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £300 £263 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.25 -
% change year-on-year
-26.60% -
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
614 779 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.30% 23.74% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 577 424
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 7
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.43 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +44.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £27.50 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £100.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.09 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +15.78%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Somerset - 1 £300 -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware