Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 January 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 221 225
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 +55
Contract jobs citing DTS 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.043% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.29% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
City of London median daily rate £533 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +136.67% -30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £443 £211 £303
90th Percentile £549 £417 £478
Central London median daily rate £533 £268 £325
% change year-on-year +99.07% -17.69% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,768 1,727 1,872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.05% 27.83% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,476 1,388 1,506
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £661 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +10.81% -2.63% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
City of London median hourly rate £27.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% +12.50% +29.79%
10th Percentile £23.38 £42.50 £27.75
90th Percentile £33.25 £47.50 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -38.89% +16.13% +27.43%

DTS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for DTS in the City of London

DTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DTS in the City of London

DTS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DTS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for DTS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
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 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Leader
1 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft