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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 401 381 391
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 10 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.12% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.76% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 16
Average daily rate £475 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £468 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.69 -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

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
3194 3152 2913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.10% 15.13% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2366 2398 2100
Average daily rate £475 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -34.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +34 2 £463 - 2
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 17 (70.83%) T-SQL
3 17 (70.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (70.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (37.50%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) C#
7 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (20.83%) Windows
10 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 4 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (16.67%) MS Office
11 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (16.67%) Data Quality
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (16.67%) MDX
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (12.50%) Banking
12 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.17%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (70.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (70.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (8.33%) MS Access
7 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (4.17%) DTS
8 1 (4.17%) GIS
8 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) DBA
5 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Designer
6 2 (8.33%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) ETL Designer
6 2 (8.33%) ETL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.67%) MDX
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) WinForms
5 2 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.17%) DAO
6 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.50%) ETL
2 3 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.33%) SDLC
3 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (8.33%) System Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Data-Driven Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) T-SQL
3 8 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Tcl
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
5 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.17%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Red Gate
4 1 (4.17%) Apteco
4 1 (4.17%) ESRI
4 1 (4.17%) VMware