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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 391 385 383
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 20 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.10% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.81% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 15
Average daily rate
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£340 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £325 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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
3516 3086 2771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.68% 12.55% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2698 2269 1934
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 14
Average hourly rate £65.00 £45.00 £43.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +4.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.10 £29.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £73.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.77%

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 2014. 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
Feltham - 4 £275 -
City of London +2 3 £463 +23.33% 3
Wimbledon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
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SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 53 (96.36%) SQL
2 48 (87.27%) SQL Server
3 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
4 28 (50.91%) MS Excel
5 26 (47.27%) T-SQL
5 26 (47.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (38.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (30.91%) .NET
9 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
9 15 (27.27%) Windows
9 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (25.45%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (25.45%) Data Mart
10 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (23.64%) C#
12 12 (21.82%) Oracle
12 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
12 12 (21.82%) DTS
12 12 (21.82%) Migration
12 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
13 11 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (20.00%) ETL
14 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
14 10 (18.18%) Retail
14 10 (18.18%) Data Transformation
15 9 (16.36%) IBM Mainframe

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) SAS
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
Applications
1 28 (50.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) MS Office
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) GIMP
4 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (87.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (47.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (38.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (25.45%) Data Mart
4 14 (25.45%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (21.82%) DTS
5 12 (21.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (12.73%) ProClarity
8 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
10 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (7.27%) Base SAS
12 3 (5.45%) Snowflake Schema
13 2 (3.64%) OLAP
14 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (1.82%) MS Access
14 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 9 (16.36%) ReSharper
4 7 (12.73%) ERwin
5 5 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (7.27%) JIRA
7 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 10 (18.18%) Retail
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) DBA
4 12 (21.82%) SQL DBA
5 8 (14.55%) SQL Server DBA
6 7 (12.73%) Business Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) .NET Designer
6 7 (12.73%) Designer
7 6 (10.91%) SQL Developer
8 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Systems Support
10 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) .NET Architect
10 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Architect
10 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.36%) HTML
3 9 (16.36%) WCF
3 9 (16.36%) LINQ
4 8 (14.55%) jQuery
4 8 (14.55%) MDX
5 7 (12.73%) CSS
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.64%) Web Services
7 2 (3.64%) XML
7 2 (3.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.82%) CSS3
8 1 (1.82%) XHTML
8 1 (1.82%) SAP XI
8 1 (1.82%) Ajax
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.82%) DHTML
8 1 (1.82%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Mainframe
2 9 (16.36%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (14.55%) Replication
4 3 (5.45%) Clustering
4 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.64%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (3.64%) SCADA
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) UNIX
4 4 (7.27%) AIX
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (21.82%) Migration
3 11 (20.00%) ETL
3 11 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 11 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (18.18%) Data Transformation
5 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
6 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) User Stories
8 6 (10.91%) High Availability
8 6 (10.91%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (10.91%) ITIL
9 5 (9.09%) CRM
9 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Change Control
10 4 (7.27%) Asset Management
10 4 (7.27%) Line Management
10 4 (7.27%) Coaching
11 3 (5.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (96.36%) SQL
2 26 (47.27%) T-SQL
3 13 (23.64%) C#
4 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.27%) Korn
6 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.45%) C
7 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.45%) C++
7 3 (5.45%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) VBA
8 1 (1.82%) Java
8 1 (1.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.45%) MCTS
2 3 (5.45%) MCITP
3 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.82%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.82%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCOM
2 3 (5.45%) Ionix
2 3 (5.45%) SCCM
3 2 (3.64%) Opsview
3 2 (3.64%) Nagios
3 2 (3.64%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.82%) Oracle
3 9 (16.36%) IBM
4 7 (12.73%) Cognos
5 3 (5.45%) Informatica
5 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.45%) Red Gate
5 3 (5.45%) Tableau
6 2 (3.64%) Remedy
6 2 (3.64%) Charles River
7 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.82%) SAP
7 1 (1.82%) Sun
7 1 (1.82%) BMC
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