The table below looks at the statistics for SSDT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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)
UK
Rank 588 614 599
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Contract jobs citing SSDT 6 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.029% 0.033%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.059% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 13
Median daily rate £375 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -8.23%
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 across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10130 11652 11497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.33% 22.40% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6857 7834 7432
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 212 159
Median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

SSDT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SSDT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SSDT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SSDT
Daily Rate Trend

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

SSDT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SSDT
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSDT within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
England +35 6 £375 -3.84% 5
London +24 5 £375 -6.25% 1
East of England +1 1 - -
Essex -4 1 - -

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for SSDT.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (60.00%) .NET
5 9 (60.00%) C#
5 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (33.33%) ETL
9 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (33.33%) Change Management
9 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 4 (26.67%) Derivative
10 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
10 4 (26.67%) Fixed Income
10 4 (26.67%) Equities
11 3 (20.00%) Scrum
11 3 (20.00%) Retail
11 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (13.33%) Line Management
12 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (13.33%) Office 365
12 2 (13.33%) Big Data
12 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (13.33%) Big Data
6 2 (13.33%) Biml
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
7 1 (6.67%) MySQL
7 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 1 (6.67%) OLAP
7 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) MSBuild
4 1 (6.67%) NuGet
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) WinDbg
4 1 (6.67%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Developer
3 5 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (20.00%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Administrator
6 2 (13.33%) Database Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Database Developer
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (13.33%) SSIS Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Data Administrator
7 1 (6.67%) Data Modeller
7 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Derivative
1 4 (26.67%) Equities
1 4 (26.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) C++/CLI
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Perforce
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
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