The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 147 129 122
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.12% 2.30% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
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£225 £260 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% -4.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £278
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - -
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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 West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
448 305 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.28% 9.82% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 191 172
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £30.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £36.70 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

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

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

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 West region.

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 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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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
Merseyside - 4 - -
Manchester -14 1 £225 -13.46% 7
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 19 (82.61%) SQL
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (30.43%) ETL
7 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (30.43%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (26.09%) Data Structures
8 6 (26.09%) Data Transformation
8 6 (26.09%) MS Office
8 6 (26.09%) Finance
9 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
10 4 (17.39%) ITIL
10 4 (17.39%) Cognos
10 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
10 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
10 4 (17.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (17.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.04%) Banking
11 3 (13.04%) Migration
11 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
12 2 (8.70%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
3 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.35%) OLAP
8 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
8 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
8 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (13.04%) DBA
6 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) SAS Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) XSLT
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.35%) LINQ
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
1 1 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Structures
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Kimball Methodology
2 7 (30.43%) ETL
3 6 (26.09%) Data Transformation
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Inmon Methodology
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Test Management
7 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) XPath
3 1 (4.35%) SAS Macro
3 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Cognos
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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