The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 113 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.041% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.20% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - -
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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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
257 196 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.69% 8.06% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 116 100
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 9
Average hourly rate £31.44 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham +7 1 £350 +16.66% 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) MKS
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) DHTML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Apple
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) Degree

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Tester
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) DHTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
1 2 (40.00%) MKS
1 2 (40.00%) Google