The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 52 53 63
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.39% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% 1.45% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £330 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £353 £325
% change year-on-year -2.48% +8.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.89 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.95 £16.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +93.40% -44.23%  

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 65 69 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 12.65% 12.00% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 54
Median daily rate £400 £300 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -23.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.89 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in Glasgow

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in Glasgow

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in Glasgow

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 across the Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) RIA

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript