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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 424 427 419
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing SSDT 12 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.030% 0.047%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £375 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £420 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £260
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +51.92%
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
5007 5546 5540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.62% 23.55% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3612 3874 3762
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 55 36
Median hourly rate £29.88 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.52% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.12 £16.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.90 £52.17 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

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 30 July 2016.

SSDT Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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 +47 3 £375 -16.66%
SSDT
England

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (28.57%) Biml
10 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 6 (28.57%) .NET
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (23.81%) ITIL
11 5 (23.81%) WiX
11 5 (23.81%) Refactoring
11 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
12 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
12 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
12 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (19.05%) Windows
12 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
12 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
12 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
12 4 (19.05%) Finance
13 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
13 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (28.57%) Biml
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (14.29%) OLAP
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) Data Lake
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (9.52%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (9.52%) Power BI
7 2 (9.52%) PowerPivot
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (4.76%) MySQL
8 1 (4.76%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
2 5 (23.81%) WiX
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (9.52%) PowerDesigner
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Front Office
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Developer
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Developer
4 6 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Build Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Azure Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft BI Architect
6 2 (9.52%) SQL BI Architect
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Development Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Minimum Viable Product
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
2 1 (4.76%) Equities
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Refactoring
5 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Ingestion
7 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) Mercator
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) RedGate
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau