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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
England / London
Rank 391 415 407
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing SSDT 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.019% 0.024%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.079% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £383 £425
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4734 5081 5064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 24.47% 23.69% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3435 3665 3560
Median daily rate £491 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 36
Median hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £23.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +94.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £17.75 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) C#
4 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (70.00%) .NET
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (50.00%) Change Management
7 4 (40.00%) Fixed Income
7 4 (40.00%) Equities
7 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (40.00%) Derivative
7 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (30.00%) ETL
8 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (20.00%) Front Office
9 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (20.00%) Line Management
9 2 (20.00%) Office 365
9 2 (20.00%) Big Data
9 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (10.00%) Biml
7 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (10.00%) OLAP
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Analyst
4 4 (40.00%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analyst
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Database Analyst
6 2 (20.00%) Database Developer
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (20.00%) SSIS Analyst
7 1 (10.00%) Administrator
7 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Data Administrator
7 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
7 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Derivative
1 4 (40.00%) Equities
1 4 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata