The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for DTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DTS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £369 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +9.61% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.33

DTS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 142 158 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 22.36% 19.11% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 108 114
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

DTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing DTS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DTS in Birmingham

DTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DTS in Birmingham

DTS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DTS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for DTS.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) IBM

DTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos BI Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) IBM