Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 November 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 617 595 570
Rank change year-on-year -22 -25 -4
Contract jobs citing DTS 15 21 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.032% 0.047% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.20% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 47
London median daily rate £500 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.29% -22.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £318 £228 £300
90th Percentile £563 £471 £663
England median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £20.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year - -26.61% -24.31%

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11104 10369 11299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.79% 23.26% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8243 7363 8059
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £353 £322 £305
90th Percentile £662 £638 £625
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 38 78
London median hourly rate £26.61 £30.94 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.01% +37.51% -18.18%
10th Percentile £18.20 £15.25 £14.93
90th Percentile £58.75 £86.23 £86.00
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.39% +15.01%

DTS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for DTS in London

DTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DTS in London

DTS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DTS in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DTS in London

DTS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DTS in London

DTS
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Central London -13 2 £533 +99.07%
DTS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for DTS.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (80.00%) ETL
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
5 9 (60.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
6 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
6 7 (46.67%) Cash Management
6 7 (46.67%) Back Office
6 7 (46.67%) Banking
6 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
6 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
6 7 (46.67%) Oracle
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (33.33%) Data Management
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (26.67%) SDLC
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) .NET
9 3 (20.00%) C#
9 3 (20.00%) HTML
9 3 (20.00%) JavaScript

DTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Back Office
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Data Architect
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Project Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Project Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Architect
6 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ETL
2 9 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (46.67%) Cash Management
3 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Data Management
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Data Entry
7 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
8 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
8 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Cognos
4 2 (13.33%) Bloomberg