The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank - 113 110
Contract jobs citing DTS 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.84% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £570 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +68.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00
DTS
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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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
510 596 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.66% 23.32% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 369 283
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 25
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £24.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -17.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DTS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DTS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DTS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (66.67%) Database Manager
2 2 (66.67%) DBA Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft