The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 66 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.38% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +221.42%
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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 Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 116 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.61% 11.55% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 67 37
Average daily rate £388 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £29.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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

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

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

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

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) MDX
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) C#

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Testing Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Testing Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VB6
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) SAP