The table below looks at the statistics for SSDT skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSDT over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 613 572 570
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -2
Contract jobs citing SSDT 16 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.069% 0.056%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 3
Median daily rate £325 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £441 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10917 11433 10863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.81% 23.14% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7490 7578 7030
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 161 186
Median hourly rate £31.90 £22.85 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.60% -28.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

SSDT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SSDT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SSDT Jobs Demand Trend in England

SSDT
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSDT across the England region.

SSDT Daily Rate Trend in England

SSDT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSDT across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SSDT Daily Rate Histogram in England

SSDT
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSDT within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -13 7 £625 +51.05% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £325 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £344 -
West Midlands -16 1 £400 +18.51%
South East -22 1 £288 -30.30% 3
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SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SSDT 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 England region with a requirement for SSDT.

1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (83.33%) SQL
3 22 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (38.89%) .NET
6 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
7 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
7 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (27.78%) Visual Studio
9 9 (25.00%) Migration
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
11 7 (19.44%) Replication
11 7 (19.44%) C#
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (16.67%) Biml
12 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (13.89%) Windows
13 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
13 5 (13.89%) Scrum
13 5 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (13.89%) SDLC
13 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
13 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (13.89%) Refactoring

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Biml
4 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (5.56%) OLAP
6 2 (5.56%) Power BI
6 2 (5.56%) PowerPivot
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (27.78%) Visual Studio
3 5 (13.89%) Selenium
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Developer
3 12 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
4 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Database Developer
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Database Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Agile Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
8 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
9 3 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (8.33%) Architect
9 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Architect
9 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
10 2 (5.56%) SQL BI Architect
10 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) WinForms
3 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Equities
3 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (25.00%) Migration
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
5 5 (13.89%) Release Management
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) SDLC
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (5.56%) ETL
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
3 7 (19.44%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) RedGate
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