The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 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 Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 158 203 187
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 7 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 1.38% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 15
Median daily rate £475 £469 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £290
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +11.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.50 -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
619 797 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.42% 13.49% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 644 630
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the City of London region.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the City of London region.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 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 City of London region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) VBScript
6 2 (18.18%) VBA
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) hybris
6 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (9.09%) Line Management
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
6 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Database Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Designer
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SSIS Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBA
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) hybris
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica