Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for MTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MTS over the 6 months to 23 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 Transaction Server (MTS)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 380 402
Contract jobs citing MTS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.033% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median daily rate - £510 -
England median daily rate £600 £525 £650
% change year-on-year +14.29% -19.23% +23.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

MTS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2960 3050 3530
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.58% 18.29% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1771 1803 2103
South East median daily rate £402 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £248 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 124 117
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.14% +21.62% +12.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.06
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%

MTS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MTS in the South East

MTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MTS in the South East

MTS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MTS in the South East