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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.51% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +252.94%
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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 North East region.

Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
91 21 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.40% 5.59% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 14 27
Average daily rate £325 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £407 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.00%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 6 (85.71%) Clustering
3 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Veritas
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) MCDBA
4 4 (57.14%) MCT
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Server Support
2 3 (42.86%) DBA
2 3 (42.86%) SQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Development DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Development DBA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) MCDBA
3 4 (57.14%) MCT
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Veritas
1 4 (57.14%) VMware