Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for DTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DTS over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 264 267
Rank change year-on-year -31 +3 +13
Contract jobs citing DTS 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.033% 0.025% 0.099%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.10% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Central London median daily rate £675 £533 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% +77.50% -28.57%
10th Percentile £638 £516 £211
90th Percentile £713 £549 £374
London median daily rate £600 £500 £305
% change year-on-year +20.00% +63.93% -23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

DTS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,254 1,970 1,969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 24.76% 24.45% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,774 1,538 1,556
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +11.11% +2.50%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £320
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 3
Central London median hourly rate £27.25 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.91% +44.74% -15.56%
10th Percentile £19.50 £20.75 £16.60
90th Percentile £40.66 £33.25 £41.90
London median hourly rate £27.73 £27.16 £32.00
% change year-on-year +2.10% -15.13% +42.22%

DTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing DTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for DTS in Central London

DTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DTS in Central London

DTS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DTS in Central London

DTS
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the Central London region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -25 3 £675 +26.76% 2
DTS
London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for DTS.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) ERwin
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

DTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ERwin
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle