The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank - 84 69
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.63% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.29% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £275 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £332
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -32.94%
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 North East region.

Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
265 213 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.08% 19.07% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 152 75
Median daily rate £420 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the North East region.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North East region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 8 (88.89%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (88.89%) Replication
2 8 (88.89%) Clustering
2 8 (88.89%) Incident Management
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) ServiceNow
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (88.89%) Perfmon
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (66.67%) ISO 9001
4 6 (66.67%) SLA
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) MCDBA
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) Quality Management
4 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (66.67%) Change Management
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Problem Management

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (77.78%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DBA
1 8 (88.89%) SQL DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Production DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Production DBA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Clustering
1 8 (88.89%) Replication
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Incident Management
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Coaching
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 6 (66.67%) QMS
2 6 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 6 (66.67%) Release Management
2 6 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Database Security
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
3 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) MCDBA
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
2 4 (44.44%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) ServiceNow
2 6 (66.67%) Meridio
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) RedGate