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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 79 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.66% 0.51% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.52% 3.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -5.55%
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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
199 91 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.77% 15.40% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 59 14
Average daily rate £395 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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)
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -21 7 £275 -15.26% 2
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England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
5 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) Replication
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Veritas
6 2 (25.00%) MCDBA
6 2 (25.00%) MCT
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) MCDBA
2 2 (25.00%) MCT
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas
2 2 (25.00%) VMware