The table below looks at the statistics for SSDT skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSDT over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 420 419 418
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SSDT 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.022% 0.043%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.091% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £625 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4928 5488 5441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.66% 23.88% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 3841 3755
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 50 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £153.60 £55.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

SSDT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SSDT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

SSDT Daily Rate Histogram in London

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region with a requirement for SSDT.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (40.00%) Biml
7 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
8 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (20.00%) .NET
9 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (20.00%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) Migration
10 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (13.33%) Maximo

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Biml
4 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (13.33%) OLAP
7 2 (13.33%) Power BI
7 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (6.67%) Data Mart
8 1 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (6.67%) OLTP
8 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) WiX
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Developer
4 6 (40.00%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Azure Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft BI Architect
5 2 (13.33%) SQL BI Architect
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Minimum Viable Product
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Data Ingestion
7 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) ETL
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Line Management
8 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Mercator
3 1 (6.67%) RedGate
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau