The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 389 360 378
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 13 45 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.20% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 1.45% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 17
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£381 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £345 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £315 £289
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 - £40.00
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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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2961 3104 2724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.50% 13.62% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2090 2315 2001
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Trend in 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 London region.

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

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in 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 London region.

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

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

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromley - 3 £275 -
City of London +1 2 £338 -15.73% 1
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SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 35 (97.22%) SQL Server
2 32 (88.89%) SQL
3 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (52.78%) T-SQL
6 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 17 (47.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (44.44%) Finance
9 14 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (36.11%) Visual Studio
11 12 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (30.56%) .NET
13 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (25.00%) ETL
15 8 (22.22%) MS Office
15 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
15 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
16 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 7 (19.44%) C#
16 7 (19.44%) Internet
17 6 (16.67%) VBA
17 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
17 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
18 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
18 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
18 5 (13.89%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) SAS
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) WorkSite
Applications
1 18 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) thinkFolio
1 3 (8.33%) LatentZero
2 2 (5.56%) Markit EDM
3 1 (2.78%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) SMTP
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (97.22%) SQL Server
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (11.11%) OLAP
9 3 (8.33%) MS Access
9 3 (8.33%) Star Schema
9 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
10 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Visual Studio
2 10 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) NUnit
4 2 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.78%) NCrunch
5 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.78%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Back Office
2 3 (8.33%) Billing
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Access Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) DBA
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) Ajax
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) jQuery
4 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) ODBC
4 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.33%) LINQ
5 2 (5.56%) WCF
5 2 (5.56%) MDX
5 2 (5.56%) XHTML
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.56%) CAML
6 1 (2.78%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (2.78%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Extraction
2 3 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (25.00%) ETL
3 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Manual Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (8.33%) Analytics
7 3 (8.33%) Data Transformation
7 3 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.33%) Validation
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) T-SQL
3 7 (19.44%) C#
4 6 (16.67%) VBA
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
1 4 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
1 5 (13.89%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Interwoven
3 1 (2.78%) Reuters
3 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.78%) Teradata
3 1 (2.78%) Infragistics
3 1 (2.78%) OpenText
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