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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Rank 127 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.039% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.39% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.08% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.44 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

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
442 255 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.97% 9.97% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 117 106
Median daily rate £389 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £462 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 13
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.73 £19.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £37.50
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 in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 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)
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
Coventry - 9 £425 -
Staffordshire -3 3 £300 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Walsall - 1 £390 -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (61.11%) Data Management
4 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (61.11%) Master Data Management
4 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
5 10 (55.56%) Test Planning
5 10 (55.56%) SDLC
6 9 (50.00%) Defect Management
6 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (38.89%) Use Case
8 7 (38.89%) Business Process Mapping
8 7 (38.89%) Data Lake
9 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
10 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
11 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (22.22%) User Stories
11 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (22.22%) Migration
12 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 3 (16.67%) Finance
12 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio

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

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (38.89%) Data Lake
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Digital User Researcher
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) User Researcher
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Data Management
1 11 (61.11%) Master Data Management
1 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 10 (55.56%) SDLC
2 10 (55.56%) Test Planning
3 9 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Business Process Mapping
5 7 (38.89%) Use Case
6 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
8 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 4 (22.22%) User Stories
9 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.11%) Market Research
9 2 (11.11%) MVC
9 2 (11.11%) Service Design
10 1 (5.56%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin