The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 562 545 516
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -29
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 67 61 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% 0.94% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 53
Median daily rate £350 £304 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.22% -19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.69 -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7657 6467 6161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.30% 13.09% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5307 4253 4066
Median daily rate £435 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 116 137
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.56 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
London +4 24 £363 -4.91% 9
South East -16 12 £425 +83.78% 2
South West -1 8 £335 +8.06% 3
Yorkshire +8 7 £388 +35.96% 2
North East -38 6 £280 -15.15% 3
East Midlands +7 4 £206 -25.00%
East of England -1 3 £375 -16.66% 6
West Midlands -13 2 £288 +15.00% 2
North West -16 1 £325 - 2
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SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 England region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 92 (91.09%) SQL Server
2 80 (79.21%) SQL
3 57 (56.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (50.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (43.56%) T-SQL
6 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
7 35 (34.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (22.77%) Finance
9 23 (22.77%) MS Excel
10 22 (21.78%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (20.79%) Windows
12 20 (19.80%) C#
12 20 (19.80%) SharePoint
13 19 (18.81%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (17.82%) Visual Studio
14 18 (17.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (15.84%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (15.84%) ETL
16 16 (15.84%) SQL Server 2014
17 14 (13.86%) Relational Database
18 13 (12.87%) .NET
18 13 (12.87%) Migration
19 12 (11.88%) Replication
19 12 (11.88%) Clustering
19 12 (11.88%) VBScript
19 12 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (11.88%) Data Migration
19 12 (11.88%) PowerShell

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 20 (19.80%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.98%) IIS
2 2 (1.98%) SAS
3 1 (0.99%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (22.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project
3 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.97%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.98%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.98%) FastStats
3 2 (1.98%) Maximo
4 1 (0.99%) BASE24
4 1 (0.99%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) IBM PureFlex
1 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.96%) SaaS
2 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) SAN
3 1 (0.99%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (91.09%) SQL Server
2 57 (56.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 51 (50.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (34.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (17.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (15.84%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (15.84%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (13.86%) Relational Database
10 11 (10.89%) RDBMS
11 9 (8.91%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 7 (6.93%) PowerPivot
12 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (4.95%) SSDT
14 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (3.96%) OLAP
14 4 (3.96%) OLAP Cube
14 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.98%) Toad
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 23 (22.77%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Marketing
3 5 (4.95%) Publishing
4 4 (3.96%) Legal
4 4 (3.96%) Retail
5 3 (2.97%) Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Advertising
6 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.99%) Electronics
7 1 (0.99%) Law
7 1 (0.99%) Local Government
7 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (37.62%) Developer
2 26 (25.74%) DBA
2 26 (25.74%) SQL Developer
3 24 (23.76%) Analyst
4 21 (20.79%) SQL DBA
5 16 (15.84%) SQL Server Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Administrator
6 13 (12.87%) SSIS Developer
7 11 (10.89%) SQL Server DBA
8 10 (9.90%) Data Analyst
8 10 (9.90%) SSRS Developer
9 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Developer
9 9 (8.91%) T-SQL Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) SQL Analyst
11 5 (4.95%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (4.95%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.95%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.95%) SSIS Analyst
11 5 (4.95%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) .NET
2 7 (6.93%) jQuery
2 7 (6.93%) XML
3 6 (5.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.96%) JSON
6 3 (2.97%) Ajax
6 3 (2.97%) HTML
6 3 (2.97%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (1.98%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.98%) MDX
8 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.99%) CSS
8 1 (0.99%) DAO
8 1 (0.99%) Itk
8 1 (0.99%) ODBC
8 1 (0.99%) SOAP
8 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Clustering
1 12 (11.88%) Replication
2 9 (8.91%) Data Extraction
3 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.96%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.97%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.97%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.98%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.98%) NHS
7 2 (1.98%) Tandem
7 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.99%) CMDB
8 1 (0.99%) EPoS
8 1 (0.99%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.79%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.99%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (18.81%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (15.84%) ETL
4 13 (12.87%) Migration
5 12 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.88%) Data Migration
6 11 (10.89%) MVC
7 10 (9.90%) Software Testing
8 9 (8.91%) Validation
9 8 (7.92%) Data Modelling
9 8 (7.92%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (6.93%) Database Security
10 7 (6.93%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.93%) ITIL
10 7 (6.93%) OO
10 7 (6.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (5.94%) Data Management
11 6 (5.94%) Database Tuning
12 5 (4.95%) QMS
12 5 (4.95%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (79.21%) SQL
2 44 (43.56%) T-SQL
3 20 (19.80%) C#
4 12 (11.88%) PowerShell
4 12 (11.88%) VBScript
5 10 (9.90%) VBA
6 8 (7.92%) C++
6 8 (7.92%) Java
6 8 (7.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.98%) R
7 2 (1.98%) Tcl
7 2 (1.98%) VB
8 1 (0.99%) C
8 1 (0.99%) Perl
8 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
2 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (4.95%) MCDBA
4 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) Data Quality
1 7 (6.93%) QA
2 6 (5.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (5.94%) SLA
3 5 (4.95%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.99%) HL7
Systems Management
1 10 (9.90%) Perfmon
2 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.89%) HP
3 10 (9.90%) Oracle
4 8 (7.92%) RedGate
5 6 (5.94%) ServiceNow
6 5 (4.95%) Meridio
7 4 (3.96%) IBM
7 4 (3.96%) Tableau
8 3 (2.97%) SAP
8 3 (2.97%) Serena
9 2 (1.98%) Apteco
9 2 (1.98%) hybris
9 2 (1.98%) Informatica
9 2 (1.98%) Teradata
10 1 (0.99%) Capita
10 1 (0.99%) Cognos
10 1 (0.99%) iManage
10 1 (0.99%) Infor
10 1 (0.99%) Recommind
10 1 (0.99%) SmartStream
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