The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £28.69 -
% change year-on-year
-44.23% -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 64 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.37% 8.56% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 49 44
Average daily rate £425 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £258 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire