The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 28 June 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 136 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Contract jobs citing DTS 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.18% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.08% 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £413 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +9.61% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.33

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 461 655 882
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 22.59% 23.38% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 1144 1559
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £293 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £513 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 21
Median hourly rate £19.75 £16.09 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.74% -54.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.52 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £33.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

DTS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DTS in Yorkshire

DTS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DTS in Yorkshire

DTS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DTS in Yorkshire

DTS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DTS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Yorkshire +19 3 £419 +52.27% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
DTS
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DTS.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VBA
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Access
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 3 (60.00%) Toad
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Billing
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS

DTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (60.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) MS Access
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (60.00%) Billing
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) SAP