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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 143 145 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -28
Contract jobs citing DTS 1 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.12% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.55% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Average daily rate - £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
- +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £28.19
% change year-on-year
- +27.70%
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
674 723 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.63% 22.43% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 519 424
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 25
Average hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 £30.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% +5.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DTS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Dorset - 1 - -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
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