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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 508 511 471
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -40
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 64 52 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.01% 0.89% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 42 36
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £439 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £345
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
6327 5839 4788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.01% 12.35% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4112 3798 3090
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 101 138
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £26.60 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 25 £344 +25.00% 4
London +2 21 £370 -1.33% 12
Yorkshire - 10 £285 - 2
South East -42 4 £300 -17.24% 2
East Midlands - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 £250 - 4
East of England - - - -
South West - - - -
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SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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).

1 120 (89.55%) SQL Server
2 115 (85.82%) SQL
3 72 (53.73%) Microsoft
4 57 (42.54%) T-SQL
5 53 (39.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (35.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 45 (33.58%) MS Excel
9 38 (28.36%) JavaScript
10 37 (27.61%) HTML
11 36 (26.87%) CSS
12 33 (24.63%) Visual Studio
13 31 (23.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (22.39%) SQL Server 2008
15 29 (21.64%) jQuery
15 29 (21.64%) .NET
15 29 (21.64%) Oracle
16 28 (20.90%) MS Office
16 28 (20.90%) Finance
17 27 (20.15%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (19.40%) C#
18 26 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
18 26 (19.40%) ETL
19 19 (14.18%) SQL Server 2005
19 19 (14.18%) Relational Database
20 18 (13.43%) Windows
20 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET
20 18 (13.43%) XML
21 16 (11.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
21 16 (11.94%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (8.21%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.22%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.73%) SAS
4 4 (2.99%) IIS
5 3 (2.24%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.75%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 45 (33.58%) MS Excel
2 28 (20.90%) MS Office
3 9 (6.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.24%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.49%) MS Project
6 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (2.24%) thinkFolio
3 3 (2.24%) LatentZero
4 2 (1.49%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.75%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (89.55%) SQL Server
2 53 (39.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (35.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (23.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (22.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (14.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (14.18%) Relational Database
8 14 (10.45%) Oracle Database
9 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 8 (5.97%) OLAP
11 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (4.48%) RDBMS
13 5 (3.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (3.73%) QlikView
13 5 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (2.99%) Data Mining
14 4 (2.99%) Star Schema
14 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (2.99%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 33 (24.63%) Visual Studio
2 27 (20.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (11.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 14 (10.45%) JIRA
5 13 (9.70%) Toad
6 2 (1.49%) NUnit
7 1 (0.75%) NCrunch
7 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.75%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.75%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 28 (20.90%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Retail
3 5 (3.73%) Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Back Office
5 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.49%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (61.94%) Developer
2 37 (27.61%) Analyst
3 30 (22.39%) SQL Developer
4 18 (13.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 14 (10.45%) Applications Support
6 11 (8.21%) DBA
6 11 (8.21%) .NET Developer
7 10 (7.46%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.46%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) Support Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Tester
9 8 (5.97%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Analyst Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) SQL DBA
9 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (27.61%) HTML
2 36 (26.87%) CSS
3 29 (21.64%) jQuery
3 29 (21.64%) .NET
4 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET
4 18 (13.43%) XML
5 14 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (8.21%) WCF
6 11 (8.21%) Ajax
6 11 (8.21%) Web Services
7 10 (7.46%) LINQ
8 9 (6.72%) .NET Framework
8 9 (6.72%) XSLT
9 8 (5.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (4.48%) LINQ to SQL
11 5 (3.73%) REST
12 4 (2.99%) SAML
12 4 (2.99%) ADO.NET
12 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (2.24%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.97%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.48%) NHS
4 5 (3.73%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.73%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.99%) Social Media
5 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.24%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.24%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.24%) Replication
7 2 (1.49%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.75%) Informatics
8 1 (0.75%) Statistics
8 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.43%) Windows
2 14 (10.45%) AIX
3 12 (8.96%) UNIX
4 11 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (19.40%) ETL
3 16 (11.94%) Data Analysis
4 15 (11.19%) Migration
5 14 (10.45%) MVC
6 13 (9.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (8.96%) Unit Testing
7 12 (8.96%) Kimball Methodology
8 11 (8.21%) Data Transformation
8 11 (8.21%) Data Modelling
9 8 (5.97%) CRM
9 8 (5.97%) Test Automation
9 8 (5.97%) Integration Testing
9 8 (5.97%) System Testing
9 8 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.22%) Change Control
10 7 (5.22%) Regression Testing
11 6 (4.48%) Web Development
11 6 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 115 (85.82%) SQL
2 57 (42.54%) T-SQL
3 38 (28.36%) JavaScript
4 26 (19.40%) C#
5 14 (10.45%) Shell Script
5 14 (10.45%) VBA
5 14 (10.45%) Korn
6 11 (8.21%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.72%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.73%) XPath
9 4 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.99%) VB
10 3 (2.24%) SAS Macro
10 3 (2.24%) VBScript
10 3 (2.24%) Perl
11 2 (1.49%) Java
11 2 (1.49%) C
11 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) Degree
2 6 (4.48%) ISEB
3 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) QA
2 9 (6.72%) SLA
3 6 (4.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (2.99%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (0.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (5.97%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle Flashback
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 72 (53.73%) Microsoft
2 29 (21.64%) Oracle
3 4 (2.99%) Cognos
4 3 (2.24%) Google
4 3 (2.24%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.24%) IBM
4 3 (2.24%) Apple
5 1 (0.75%) SAP
5 1 (0.75%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.75%) Reuters
5 1 (0.75%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.75%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.75%) MKS
5 1 (0.75%) OpenText
5 1 (0.75%) Teradata
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