The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 225 226 249
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 18 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.057% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% 0.57% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 8
Average daily rate
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£388 £313 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +7.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £313 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1007 879 1063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.98% 10.09% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 549 504
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 50
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.13 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Trend in the South 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 South East region.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Surrey +7 8 £356 +14.00% 1
Berkshire +18 2 £350 - 2
Hampshire -9 2 £445 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
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SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 37 (97.37%) SQL Server
2 28 (73.68%) SQL
3 20 (52.63%) T-SQL
4 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (39.47%) Finance
7 14 (36.84%) Oracle
8 13 (34.21%) PL/SQL
8 13 (34.21%) Windows
8 13 (34.21%) Toad
8 13 (34.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
9 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (18.42%) UNIX
12 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (18.42%) Perl
12 7 (18.42%) C#
13 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
13 6 (15.79%) SOA
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (15.79%) Solaris
13 6 (15.79%) Windows 2000
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle Discoverer
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (15.79%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (97.37%) SQL Server
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (15.79%) SQLPlus
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (13.16%) MS Access
8 4 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
9 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Toad
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.53%) Electronics
4 4 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) DBA
2 12 (31.58%) Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (26.32%) SQL DBA
5 6 (15.79%) Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Information Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Report Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Testing Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) DBA Manager
10 1 (2.63%) Testing Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Middleware
2 5 (13.16%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (10.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.79%) Replication
2 5 (13.16%) NHS
3 4 (10.53%) DTV
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) UNIX
3 6 (15.79%) Solaris
3 6 (15.79%) Windows 2000
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.79%) SOA
2 6 (15.79%) Capacity Management
3 5 (13.16%) Benchmarking
4 4 (10.53%) E-business
4 4 (10.53%) MVC
4 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.63%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.63%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) ETL
6 1 (2.63%) ERP
6 1 (2.63%) BCP
6 1 (2.63%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) SQL
2 20 (52.63%) T-SQL
3 13 (34.21%) PL/SQL
4 7 (18.42%) Perl
4 7 (18.42%) C#
5 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.79%) Korn
6 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
2 1 (2.63%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Data Guard
3 4 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.26%) SCCM
4 2 (5.26%) SCOM
4 2 (5.26%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 4 (10.53%) Cognos
3 4 (10.53%) Informatica
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) Veritas
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
5 2 (5.26%) McAfee
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Dell
5 2 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (2.63%) Business Objects