The table below looks at the statistics for SSDT skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSDT over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 570 548 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing SSDT 18 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.010% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.045% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £385 -
% change year-on-year
-18.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
10801 11090 10419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.40% 23.16% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7181 6996 6252
Average daily rate £400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 232 266
Average hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

SSDT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSDT across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSDT within the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 15 £408 -6.74% 1
South East - 1 £313 - 1
South West - 1 £400 -
SSDT
UK

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SSDT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSDT.

1 43 (79.63%) SQL
2 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 37 (68.52%) .NET
3 37 (68.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 30 (55.56%) Windows
5 28 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 26 (48.15%) .NET Framework
8 25 (46.30%) TeamCity
8 25 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
10 23 (42.59%) Release Management
10 23 (42.59%) Automated Testing
10 23 (42.59%) Configuration Management
11 22 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (40.74%) Octopus Deploy
12 20 (37.04%) NuGet
12 20 (37.04%) Gradle
12 20 (37.04%) Artifactory
12 20 (37.04%) Automation Testing
12 20 (37.04%) Red Gate
12 20 (37.04%) MSBuild
12 20 (37.04%) Maven
13 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
14 17 (31.48%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (24.07%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (22.22%) ETL

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SSDT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSDT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.85%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (24.07%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (9.26%) OLAP
10 4 (7.41%) OLTP
10 4 (7.41%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
11 2 (3.70%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
11 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 37 (68.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 25 (46.30%) TeamCity
4 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 22 (40.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 20 (37.04%) Maven
6 20 (37.04%) NuGet
6 20 (37.04%) Gradle
6 20 (37.04%) Artifactory
6 20 (37.04%) MSBuild
7 3 (5.56%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.85%) MSTest
8 1 (1.85%) WiX
8 1 (1.85%) ERwin
8 1 (1.85%) NUnit
8 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Release Engineer
1 20 (37.04%) Build Engineer
1 20 (37.04%) Build and Release Engineer
2 19 (35.19%) Developer
3 10 (18.52%) SQL Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (5.56%) ETL Developer
6 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Configuration Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (68.52%) .NET
2 26 (48.15%) .NET Framework
3 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
4 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.56%) XML
6 2 (3.70%) CSS
6 2 (3.70%) MDX
6 2 (3.70%) HTML
6 2 (3.70%) NHibernate
6 2 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.85%) CSS3
7 1 (1.85%) HTML5
7 1 (1.85%) WCF
7 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Clustering
4 3 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (3.70%) Neural Network
5 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (42.59%) Automated Testing
2 23 (42.59%) Release Management
2 23 (42.59%) Configuration Management
3 20 (37.04%) Automation Testing
4 17 (31.48%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (22.22%) ETL
6 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.26%) Analytics
8 5 (9.26%) MVC
9 4 (7.41%) Migration
9 4 (7.41%) Data Management
10 3 (5.56%) Scrum
10 3 (5.56%) ATDD
10 3 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (3.70%) DevOps
11 2 (3.70%) SOA
11 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) SQL
2 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.96%) C#
4 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.70%) VBA
7 1 (1.85%) XQuery
7 1 (1.85%) R
7 1 (1.85%) Java
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.04%) Red Gate
3 4 (7.41%) Tableau
4 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Lotus
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
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