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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 532 559 510
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -49
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 85 67 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.12% 0.98% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 35 62
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £232 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.69 -
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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
7613 6832 6290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.63% 13.46% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5313 4562 4083
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 105 140
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.45 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.35% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +31 31 £425 +6.25% 2
South East +8 20 £425 +70.00% 6
Yorkshire +7 14 £400 +45.45%
North East -44 9 £283 -14.39%
South West +4 6 £335 +7.63% 1
East of England +1 3 £375 -9.09% 2
West Midlands -21 2 - -
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SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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).

1 111 (90.98%) SQL Server
2 97 (79.51%) SQL
3 64 (52.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (47.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (39.34%) Microsoft
6 40 (32.79%) T-SQL
7 32 (26.23%) Visual Studio
8 31 (25.41%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (22.95%) Finance
10 27 (22.13%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (21.31%) MS Excel
12 25 (20.49%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (20.49%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (19.67%) ETL
14 23 (18.85%) Oracle
14 23 (18.85%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (18.03%) SharePoint
16 20 (16.39%) Windows
17 19 (15.57%) C#
18 18 (14.75%) BusinessObjects
18 18 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
18 18 (14.75%) SQL Server 2014
19 15 (12.30%) Kimball Methodology
19 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (12.30%) HP
19 15 (12.30%) .NET
20 14 (11.48%) Replication
20 14 (11.48%) Clustering
21 13 (10.66%) Migration

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 22 (18.03%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.28%) Apache Solr
2 4 (3.28%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.46%) IIS
4 2 (1.64%) SAS
5 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.20%) MS Office
3 4 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.64%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.64%) FastStats
3 2 (1.64%) Maximo
4 1 (0.82%) BASE24
4 1 (0.82%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.10%) SaaS
2 4 (3.28%) IBM PureFlex
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) Internet
2 3 (2.46%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.64%) SAN
4 1 (0.82%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (90.98%) SQL Server
2 64 (52.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (47.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (25.41%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (20.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (18.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (14.75%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (14.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (9.84%) Relational Database
9 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database
10 10 (8.20%) Star Schema
11 9 (7.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 9 (7.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (5.74%) PowerPivot
13 6 (4.92%) Hadoop
13 6 (4.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (26.23%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.38%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.64%) Toad
5 1 (0.82%) JIRA
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 28 (22.95%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Marketing
3 5 (4.10%) Publishing
4 4 (3.28%) Banking
4 4 (3.28%) Legal
4 4 (3.28%) Retail
5 3 (2.46%) Advertising
6 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.82%) Front Office
7 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Law
7 1 (0.82%) Local Government
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (38.52%) Developer
2 30 (24.59%) Analyst
3 27 (22.13%) DBA
3 27 (22.13%) SQL Developer
4 21 (17.21%) SQL DBA
5 13 (10.66%) SQL Server Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Administrator
7 11 (9.02%) Data Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Applications Developer
8 10 (8.20%) SSIS Developer
9 9 (7.38%) SQL Server DBA
9 9 (7.38%) SSRS Developer
10 8 (6.56%) Business Analyst
10 8 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (5.74%) SQL Analyst
11 7 (5.74%) SSIS Analyst
12 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
12 6 (4.92%) ETL Developer
12 6 (4.92%) SSRS Analyst
13 5 (4.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.30%) .NET
2 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.74%) jQuery
4 6 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (3.28%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.28%) HTML
5 4 (3.28%) JSON
5 4 (3.28%) XML
6 3 (2.46%) Ajax
6 3 (2.46%) MDX
6 3 (2.46%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (1.64%) CSS
7 2 (1.64%) Web Services
8 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.82%) DAO
8 1 (0.82%) DHTML
8 1 (0.82%) Itk
8 1 (0.82%) ODBC
8 1 (0.82%) SOAP
8 1 (0.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Clustering
1 14 (11.48%) Replication
2 11 (9.02%) Data Structures
3 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.92%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.10%) Statistics
6 4 (3.28%) Data Extraction
6 4 (3.28%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.46%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (2.46%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.64%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.64%) NHS
8 2 (1.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.39%) Windows
2 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.13%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (20.49%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (19.67%) ETL
4 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (12.30%) Kimball Methodology
5 13 (10.66%) Migration
5 13 (10.66%) MVC
6 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
7 10 (8.20%) Data Migration
7 10 (8.20%) ETL Development
8 9 (7.38%) Incident Management
8 9 (7.38%) ITIL
8 9 (7.38%) Validation
9 8 (6.56%) Project Management
9 8 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.74%) Analytics
10 7 (5.74%) Change Management
10 7 (5.74%) CRM
10 7 (5.74%) Quality Management
10 7 (5.74%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (79.51%) SQL
2 40 (32.79%) T-SQL
3 19 (15.57%) C#
4 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.20%) PL/SQL
5 10 (8.20%) VBA
6 8 (6.56%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.56%) VBScript
7 6 (4.92%) R
8 5 (4.10%) C
8 5 (4.10%) Java
9 4 (3.28%) C++
9 4 (3.28%) Python
10 3 (2.46%) VB
11 2 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.82%) Perl
12 1 (0.82%) PHP
12 1 (0.82%) Tcl
12 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.02%) Degree
3 8 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (4.92%) MCDBA
6 4 (3.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) Data Quality
1 8 (6.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (5.74%) QA
2 7 (5.74%) SLA
3 6 (4.92%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.82%) HL7
4 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (9.84%) Perfmon
2 2 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.85%) Oracle
3 15 (12.30%) HP
4 11 (9.02%) Informatica
5 8 (6.56%) ServiceNow
6 7 (5.74%) RedGate
7 6 (4.92%) Meridio
8 5 (4.10%) Serena
9 4 (3.28%) hybris
9 4 (3.28%) IBM
9 4 (3.28%) Tableau
10 3 (2.46%) SAP
11 2 (1.64%) Apteco
11 2 (1.64%) Teradata
11 2 (1.64%) VMware
12 1 (0.82%) AppSense
12 1 (0.82%) Capita
12 1 (0.82%) iManage
12 1 (0.82%) Mercator
12 1 (0.82%) Recommind