The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 574 575 561
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 53 62 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 0.76% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 77
Median daily rate £300 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £249 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £426 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.08% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £16.44 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.44 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8363 8199 7456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.66% 14.99% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5627 5510 5131
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 185 118
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Trend

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 43 £325 -4.41% 15
West Midlands -2 16 £418 - 1
London -6 10 £224 -48.26% 3
South Wales - 9 £185 - 1
Coventry - 9 £425 -
Cardiff - 9 £185 - 1
Wales - 9 £185 - 1
South West +6 7 £300 -11.76% 5
Yorkshire +15 4 - - 2
South East +11 4 £313 -22.83% 1
North Yorkshire +6 3 - -
Staffordshire -4 3 £300 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £300 -
York - 3 - -
Dorset -4 2 £300 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £215 -
Oxford - 2 £215 -
Hackney - 2 £175 -
Scotland +3 1 £270 -13.60%
Glasgow +2 1 £270 -
Weymouth +1 1 - -
Bristol -2 1 £313 -8.08% 1
North West -9 1 £325 +16.07% 3
North East - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £390 -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 - 1
Devon - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 2

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 106 (80.92%) SQL Server
2 98 (74.81%) SQL
3 75 (57.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (43.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (41.98%) Microsoft
6 49 (37.40%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (30.53%) Visual Studio
8 38 (29.01%) T-SQL
9 34 (25.95%) ETL
10 32 (24.43%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (21.37%) .NET
12 26 (19.85%) MS Excel
13 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (19.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (18.32%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (16.79%) Oracle
15 22 (16.79%) XML
16 21 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (15.27%) ASP.NET
17 20 (15.27%) C#
18 19 (14.50%) Unit Testing
18 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (13.74%) Data Structures
20 17 (12.98%) Kimball Methodology
20 17 (12.98%) Data Analysis
20 17 (12.98%) BusinessObjects
20 17 (12.98%) Finance
21 16 (12.21%) Windows
21 16 (12.21%) Data Management
22 14 (10.69%) MVC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.82%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.82%) IIS
3 4 (3.05%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.05%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.05%) SAS
4 1 (0.76%) Luigi
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS Office
3 4 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.76%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.76%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.76%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.76%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.05%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) SMS
2 2 (1.53%) HTTP
2 2 (1.53%) Internet
2 2 (1.53%) SAN
2 2 (1.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.76%) LAN
3 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (80.92%) SQL Server
2 75 (57.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 57 (43.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (37.40%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (19.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (18.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (12.98%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (9.16%) Star Schema
9 11 (8.40%) Oracle Database
9 11 (8.40%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (6.87%) MySQL
11 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (5.34%) Data Lake
13 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (3.82%) Data Mining
14 5 (3.82%) Relational Database
14 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (3.05%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (30.53%) Visual Studio
2 21 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (8.40%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (5.34%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.58%) Subversion
6 5 (3.82%) JSUnit
6 5 (3.82%) NUnit
7 2 (1.53%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.53%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.53%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.53%) NuGet
7 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.53%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.76%) JIRA
8 1 (0.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 17 (12.98%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Marketing
3 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.82%) Retail
4 2 (1.53%) Advertising
4 2 (1.53%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.76%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (47.33%) Developer
2 34 (25.95%) Analyst
3 23 (17.56%) SQL Developer
4 11 (8.40%) .NET Developer
4 11 (8.40%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.63%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 10 (7.63%) DBA
5 10 (7.63%) Senior Developer
5 10 (7.63%) SQL Analyst
6 9 (6.87%) Administrator
7 7 (5.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Database Developer
7 7 (5.34%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.58%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Agile Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Applications Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.58%) SSRS Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.82%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.37%) .NET
2 22 (16.79%) XML
3 20 (15.27%) ASP.NET
4 12 (9.16%) HTML
5 9 (6.87%) .NET Framework
5 9 (6.87%) CSS
6 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (6.11%) HTML5
6 8 (6.11%) Web Services
7 7 (5.34%) AngularJS
7 7 (5.34%) Entity Framework
7 7 (5.34%) XML Schema
7 7 (5.34%) XSD
8 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (4.58%) JSON
8 6 (4.58%) LINQ
9 5 (3.82%) Ninject
9 5 (3.82%) Sass
10 4 (3.05%) WCF
10 4 (3.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.74%) Data Structures
3 11 (8.40%) NHS
4 8 (6.11%) Social Network
5 6 (4.58%) Statistics
6 5 (3.82%) Replication
7 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.05%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.05%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.29%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (2.29%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.53%) Clustering
9 2 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.53%) EPoS
9 2 (1.53%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (1.53%) Informatics
9 2 (1.53%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.53%) User Experience
9 2 (1.53%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.21%) Windows
2 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.95%) ETL
2 32 (24.43%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.50%) Unit Testing
5 17 (12.98%) Data Analysis
5 17 (12.98%) Kimball Methodology
6 16 (12.21%) Data Management
7 14 (10.69%) MVC
8 13 (9.92%) Data Modelling
8 13 (9.92%) ETL Development
8 13 (9.92%) Migration
8 13 (9.92%) SDLC
8 13 (9.92%) System Testing
9 12 (9.16%) Analytics
9 12 (9.16%) Project Management
10 11 (8.40%) Master Data Management
10 11 (8.40%) Test Automation
11 10 (7.63%) Test Planning
12 9 (6.87%) Data Migration
12 9 (6.87%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (74.81%) SQL
2 38 (29.01%) T-SQL
3 20 (15.27%) C#
4 11 (8.40%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.63%) VB
6 8 (6.11%) C
6 8 (6.11%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.34%) C++
7 7 (5.34%) Python
8 4 (3.05%) R
9 3 (2.29%) Java
9 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.29%) VBA
10 2 (1.53%) C++/CLI
10 2 (1.53%) Perl
10 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.53%) VB6
10 2 (1.53%) VBScript
11 1 (0.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.05%) Degree
3 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) Perfmon
2 2 (1.53%) SCCM
3 1 (0.76%) DameWare
Vendors
1 55 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.79%) Oracle
3 13 (9.92%) Informatica
4 7 (5.34%) SAP
5 5 (3.82%) Google
6 3 (2.29%) HP
6 3 (2.29%) RedGate
7 2 (1.53%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.53%) Perforce
7 2 (1.53%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.76%) Cognos
8 1 (0.76%) hybris
8 1 (0.76%) iManage
8 1 (0.76%) Mercator
8 1 (0.76%) Meridio
8 1 (0.76%) Serena
8 1 (0.76%) Tableau
8 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
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