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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank - 129 118
Contract jobs citing DTS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.039% 0.043%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.66 -
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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
649 608 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.53% 23.79% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 395 311
Median daily rate £413 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 15
Median hourly rate £29.50 £18.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.88% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £14.70 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.65 £30.35 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) EAI
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Billing
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) EAI
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) BPR
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP