The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 98 88 96
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Contract jobs citing DTS 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.068% 0.56% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 2.59% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Median daily rate £325 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £275 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% -21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 354 347 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 23.92% 21.51% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 209 201
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £34.50 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.42% -37.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £13.10 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £26.60 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

DTS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

DTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DTS in the East Midlands

DTS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DTS in the East Midlands

DTS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DTS.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Document Management
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Demantra
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) SnowdropKCS
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Star Schema
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (80.00%) JDeveloper
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Publishing

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the East 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 (80.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Project
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Demantra
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SnowdropKCS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JDeveloper
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) Publishing
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Development Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Development Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) HPUX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Document Management
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) QMS
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle