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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 517 519 527
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 78 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 1.00% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 55 28
Average daily rate
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£375 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £254 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -5.55%
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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
7476 6607 5830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.11% 12.91% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4997 4312 3810
Average daily rate £410 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 119 127
Average hourly rate £37.75 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £23.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.04 £50.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -11 26 £400 +53.84% 13
London -13 24 £375 -3.22% 9
South East -19 11 £410 -3.52% 6
North East -19 7 £275 -16.95% 2
East of England - 4 £313 - 2
South West -7 3 £244 -15.94% 3
Yorkshire -28 2 £304 +10.45% 5
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
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SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 138 (97.87%) SQL Server
2 114 (80.85%) SQL
3 74 (52.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 71 (50.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (43.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 58 (41.13%) T-SQL
7 47 (33.33%) Finance
8 46 (32.62%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (32.62%) Microsoft
9 45 (31.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (24.11%) MS Excel
10 34 (24.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 33 (23.40%) Windows
12 30 (21.28%) Visual Studio
13 28 (19.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 27 (19.15%) .NET
15 26 (18.44%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (14.18%) Relational Database
18 19 (13.48%) C#
19 17 (12.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
19 17 (12.06%) Git (software)
19 17 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
20 16 (11.35%) Hadoop
21 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
21 15 (10.64%) E-Commerce
21 15 (10.64%) Data Modelling
21 15 (10.64%) SharePoint
21 15 (10.64%) Kimball Methodology
22 13 (9.22%) OLAP

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.80%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.13%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.71%) GroupWise
5 1 (0.71%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.71%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.71%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (24.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.13%) MS Project
4 2 (1.42%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.42%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.71%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.71%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.71%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.71%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) SMTP
2 4 (2.84%) FTP
3 3 (2.13%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) SMS
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (97.87%) SQL Server
2 74 (52.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (50.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (43.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (31.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (19.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (18.44%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (14.18%) Relational Database
9 17 (12.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 16 (11.35%) Hadoop
11 13 (9.22%) OLAP
12 11 (7.80%) Apache Hive
13 10 (7.09%) SSDT
13 10 (7.09%) OLAP Cube
14 9 (6.38%) OLTP
14 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (5.67%) RDBMS
16 7 (4.96%) Data Mining
17 6 (4.26%) MySQL
17 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (24.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (21.28%) Visual Studio
3 17 (12.06%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.96%) TeamCity
4 7 (4.96%) MSBuild
5 6 (4.26%) Subversion
5 6 (4.26%) WinDbg
6 2 (1.42%) JIRA
6 2 (1.42%) Toad
6 2 (1.42%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.71%) NCrunch
7 1 (0.71%) NUnit
7 1 (0.71%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
General
1 47 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Banking
3 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.84%) Billing
5 2 (1.42%) Marketing
5 2 (1.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (46.10%) Developer
2 40 (28.37%) Analyst
3 30 (21.28%) SQL Developer
4 16 (11.35%) DBA
5 14 (9.93%) Administrator
6 13 (9.22%) SQL DBA
6 13 (9.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (6.38%) Applications Support
7 9 (6.38%) Data Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.96%) Business Developer
9 7 (4.96%) Server Administrator
9 7 (4.96%) Hadoop Developer
10 6 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (3.55%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.55%) Tester
11 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Developer
12 4 (2.84%) Systems Developer
12 4 (2.84%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.15%) .NET
2 10 (7.09%) XML
3 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.55%) MDX
4 5 (3.55%) Web Services
5 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (2.13%) ODBC
6 3 (2.13%) Ajax
6 3 (2.13%) HTML
7 2 (1.42%) DHTML
7 2 (1.42%) XSLT
7 2 (1.42%) CSS
7 2 (1.42%) jQuery
8 1 (0.71%) RESTful
8 1 (0.71%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.71%) WCF
8 1 (0.71%) LINQ
8 1 (0.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) Clustering
3 8 (5.67%) Replication
4 7 (4.96%) Data Extraction
5 6 (4.26%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.55%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.55%) Statistics
7 3 (2.13%) NHS
8 2 (1.42%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.42%) PMI
8 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.42%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.71%) DTV
9 1 (0.71%) GIS
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.40%) Windows
2 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (4.96%) Windows 8
3 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.62%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (10.64%) Data Modelling
3 15 (10.64%) E-Commerce
3 15 (10.64%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (9.22%) TDD
4 13 (9.22%) Data Analysis
4 13 (9.22%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (8.51%) ITIL
5 12 (8.51%) ETL
5 12 (8.51%) CRM
6 11 (7.80%) MapReduce
6 11 (7.80%) Dimensional Modelling
7 10 (7.09%) Data Management
7 10 (7.09%) Migration
7 10 (7.09%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (5.67%) Scrum
8 8 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.67%) Data Migration
8 8 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (80.85%) SQL
2 58 (41.13%) T-SQL
3 19 (13.48%) C#
4 11 (7.80%) C++
4 11 (7.80%) PowerShell
5 10 (7.09%) VBA
6 8 (5.67%) VB
7 7 (4.96%) VBScript
7 7 (4.96%) Python
8 6 (4.26%) C++/CLI
8 6 (4.26%) Java
8 6 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.26%) Perl
9 5 (3.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) Degree
4 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.42%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.42%) MCT
5 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.71%) MCSE
6 1 (0.71%) ISEB
6 1 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.55%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.42%) HDFS
3 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (32.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.09%) VMware
3 8 (5.67%) Oracle
4 6 (4.26%) Red Gate
4 6 (4.26%) Perforce
5 4 (2.84%) IBM
6 2 (1.42%) Cognos
6 2 (1.42%) Veritas
6 2 (1.42%) MKS
6 2 (1.42%) Apple
6 2 (1.42%) Google
7 1 (0.71%) Teradata
7 1 (0.71%) ESRI
7 1 (0.71%) Lotus
7 1 (0.71%) Citrix
7 1 (0.71%) SAP
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