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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
UK
Rank 556 554 517
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -37
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 44 64 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% 0.84% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 63
Median daily rate £338 £358 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% +19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £493 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.89 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.55% -30.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.89 £20.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-20.55% -30.28%

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
7405 7624 6777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.51% 14.99% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4949 5089 4633
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 198 123
Median hourly rate £41.13 £41.13 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.23 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +7 39 £338 -5.59% 14
West Midlands +15 17 £413 - 1
Coventry - 9 £425 -
South West +5 8 £338 -0.73% 1
Staffordshire +3 5 £223 -
London 0 5 £233 -53.50% 5
Scotland +20 4 £135 -
Glasgow +4 4 £135 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £232 -
Yorkshire +10 3 - - 1
North West +8 3 £325 +6.55% 4
Bristol -6 3 £338 -0.73% 1
South East +19 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire +17 2 - - 1
Leeds +6 2 - -
Dorset +1 2 £300 -
Preston - 2 £303 -
Lancashire - 2 £303 - 1
North Yorkshire +10 1 - -
York +5 1 - -
Weymouth +3 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £180 -
North East - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £375 - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 - 1
Durham - 1 - -
Poole - 1 £300 -

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 71 (79.78%) SQL
2 70 (78.65%) SQL Server
3 45 (50.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (43.82%) T-SQL
5 37 (41.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (39.33%) Microsoft
7 28 (31.46%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (31.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (28.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (26.97%) .NET
10 22 (24.72%) C#
10 22 (24.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
12 19 (21.35%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (21.35%) Data Management
13 18 (20.22%) Visual Studio
13 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
13 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (17.98%) MVC
14 16 (17.98%) XML
14 16 (17.98%) ETL
14 16 (17.98%) Data Analysis
15 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (15.73%) NHS
16 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
17 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (13.48%) SDLC
18 11 (12.36%) Windows
18 11 (12.36%) Test Automation
18 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET 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 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) SAS
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.12%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.12%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) SMS
2 3 (3.37%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (78.65%) SQL Server
2 45 (50.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (41.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (31.46%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (31.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (24.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (7.87%) Data Lake
9 6 (6.74%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
11 4 (4.49%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
11 4 (4.49%) MS Access
11 4 (4.49%) MySQL
11 4 (4.49%) OLAP
12 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (3.37%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (2.25%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 25 (28.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (20.22%) Visual Studio
3 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.49%) JSUnit
4 4 (4.49%) NUnit
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
6 2 (2.25%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.25%) NuGet
6 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.25%) WinDbg
7 1 (1.12%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.12%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.49%) Retail
4 3 (3.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (40.45%) Developer
2 26 (29.21%) Analyst
3 15 (16.85%) SQL Developer
4 11 (12.36%) .NET Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Administrator
5 9 (10.11%) DBA
6 8 (8.99%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 8 (8.99%) SQL Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) SQL DBA
7 6 (6.74%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.74%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) SSRS Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Agile Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.97%) .NET
2 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
3 16 (17.98%) XML
4 11 (12.36%) .NET Framework
4 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (11.24%) Entity Framework
6 9 (10.11%) LINQ
7 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
8 7 (7.87%) CSS
8 7 (7.87%) HTML
8 7 (7.87%) XML Schema
8 7 (7.87%) XSD
9 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (5.62%) HTML5
9 5 (5.62%) jQuery
9 5 (5.62%) JSON
9 5 (5.62%) WCF
9 5 (5.62%) WinForms
10 4 (4.49%) Ninject
10 4 (4.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) NHS
2 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.99%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.37%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.37%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.25%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.25%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (2.25%) Informatics
5 2 (2.25%) Social Network
5 2 (2.25%) Statistics
5 2 (2.25%) User Experience
6 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.12%) EPoS
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.36%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.35%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) Data Management
2 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.98%) Data Analysis
3 16 (17.98%) ETL
3 16 (17.98%) MVC
4 12 (13.48%) SDLC
5 11 (12.36%) Master Data Management
5 11 (12.36%) Test Automation
6 10 (11.24%) Data Modelling
6 10 (11.24%) Test Planning
6 10 (11.24%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.11%) Defect Management
8 7 (7.87%) Business Process Mapping
8 7 (7.87%) System Testing
8 7 (7.87%) Use Case
9 6 (6.74%) Analytics
9 6 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.74%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (79.78%) SQL
2 39 (43.82%) T-SQL
3 22 (24.72%) C#
4 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.99%) VB
6 5 (5.62%) C++
7 4 (4.49%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.37%) VBA
9 2 (2.25%) C++/CLI
9 2 (2.25%) Perl
9 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.25%) Python
10 1 (1.12%) C
10 1 (1.12%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) DameWare
2 1 (1.12%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 35 (39.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) SAP
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle
4 2 (2.25%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.25%) Perforce
4 2 (2.25%) Tableau
4 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.12%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.12%) Cognos
5 1 (1.12%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) iManage
5 1 (1.12%) Informatica
5 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
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