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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 432 425 442
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing SSDT 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.043% 0.029%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Median daily rate £333 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £418 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £503 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £393 £260
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +50.96%
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
5311 5513 5584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.20% 23.90% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3756 3924 3875
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 45
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +32.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.10 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSDT within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
City of London +11 4 £375 -16.66%
SSDT
England

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
5 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (40.00%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
7 5 (33.33%) WiX
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (20.00%) ETL
9 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 3 (20.00%) Sybase
9 3 (20.00%) OLAP
9 3 (20.00%) QA
9 3 (20.00%) Release Management
9 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis

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 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (20.00%) OLAP
6 3 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Data Lake
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (13.33%) Power BI
7 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (6.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (33.33%) WiX
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (13.33%) PowerDesigner
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Build Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft BI Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SQL BI Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SSIS Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Minimum Viable Product
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Mercator
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) RedGate