The table below looks at the statistics for SSDT skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSDT over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 405 410 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SSDT 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.024% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.061% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £413 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £419 £245
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +70.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SSDT
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4954 4994 5150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.39% 23.55% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3583 3522 3545
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 44
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £12.10 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.05 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SSDT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSDT across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SSDT Jobs Demand Trend in London

SSDT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SSDT Daily Rate Trend in London

SSDT
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSDT within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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
City of London +31 1 £425 -
SSDT
England

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) ETL
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) Clustering
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) C#
7 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (36.36%) .NET
8 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 3 (27.27%) OLAP
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (27.27%) Kanban
8 3 (27.27%) Change Control
8 3 (27.27%) Project Management
9 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
9 2 (18.18%) Tableau
9 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
9 2 (18.18%) QlikView
9 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (27.27%) OLAP
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
7 2 (18.18%) QlikView
8 1 (9.09%) Big Data
8 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (9.09%) Data Mart
8 1 (9.09%) DTS
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) ERwin
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) ETL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior ETL Developer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) ETL Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) MDX
2 1 (9.09%) PostGIS
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ETL
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
6 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Alteryx
3 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 1 (9.09%) SAP