The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 598 622 563
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -59
Contract jobs citing DTS 22 35 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.063% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 0.27% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 53
Median daily rate £375 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £600 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11098 12804 12253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.44% 23.13% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7354 8542 8101
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 193 190
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.37% -15.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.75 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DTS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DTS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DTS within the UK.

DTS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DTS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DTS within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

DTS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DTS within the UK.

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DTS
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England 0 21 £400 -6.97% 10
London -16 10 £300 -14.28%
East of England +15 4 £400 +6.66% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £400 -
Suffolk - 3 £400 -
North West +5 2 £475 -
East Midlands -2 2 £123 - 3
City of London -2 2 £220 -56.00%
Derbyshire - 2 £123 - 1
Manchester - 2 £475 -
Alfreton - 2 £123 -
Yorkshire +21 1 £313 -
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £400 +6.66%
North East - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 4
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Bury - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £400 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £313 -

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 with a requirement for DTS.

1 45 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 43 (84.31%) SQL
3 41 (80.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (56.86%) T-SQL
5 27 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
7 17 (33.33%) ETL
8 13 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (25.49%) .NET
8 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
11 10 (19.61%) Oracle
12 9 (17.65%) MS Office
12 9 (17.65%) XML
12 9 (17.65%) Finance
12 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
12 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (13.73%) Migration
13 7 (13.73%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (13.73%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (11.76%) Windows
14 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
14 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
14 6 (11.76%) Workflow
14 6 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
14 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (11.76%) Performance Tuning

DTS
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.96%) SAS
2 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (17.65%) MS Office
3 4 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.92%) MS Project
4 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Demantra
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.96%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 41 (80.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
6 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (13.73%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (13.73%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (9.80%) Data Mining
9 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (5.88%) OLAP
11 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) JDeveloper
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.96%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.96%) Mockito
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Back Office
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.92%) Publishing
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (1.96%) Billing
6 1 (1.96%) French Language
6 1 (1.96%) Front Office
6 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 12 (23.53%) DBA
3 12 (23.53%) SQL DBA
4 6 (11.76%) Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (9.80%) T-SQL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) ETL Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (5.88%) SSRS Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Data Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Database Manager
8 2 (3.92%) DBA Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Development Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Development Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) XML
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.88%) WCF
5 2 (3.92%) ADO
5 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.92%) MDX
5 2 (3.92%) Middleware
5 2 (3.92%) React
5 2 (3.92%) Web Services
6 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.96%) Kafka
6 1 (1.96%) REST
6 1 (1.96%) Servlets
6 1 (1.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) AS400
5 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) NHS
5 1 (1.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (3.92%) HPUX
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ETL
2 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (13.73%) Migration
4 6 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (11.76%) Workflow
5 5 (9.80%) Direct Marketing
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (9.80%) Web Development
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) High Availability
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL
6 3 (5.88%) MVC
6 3 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (3.92%) Analytics
7 2 (3.92%) Data Transformation
7 2 (3.92%) Database Security
7 2 (3.92%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (3.92%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (84.31%) SQL
2 29 (56.86%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.84%) Java
5 3 (5.88%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) VBA
7 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) MCDBA
2 3 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) MCITP
3 2 (3.92%) MCTS
3 2 (3.92%) OCP
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (3.92%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Tableau
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Pega
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
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