Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 6 months to 16 December 2018 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.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 134 142
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 +16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.085% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 0.63% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Leeds median daily rate £365 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.59% -7.06% +36.00%
10th Percentile £358 £363 £413
90th Percentile £373 £424 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £335 £395 £370
% change year-on-year -15.19% +6.76% +21.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Leeds median hourly rate - - £11.38
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £11.38

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

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 560 633 453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 23.68% 28.35% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 486 294
Leeds median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +10.53%
10th Percentile £311 £300 £300
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £420 £411
% change year-on-year - +2.13% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Leeds median hourly rate £21.00 - £13.00
10th Percentile £17.67 - £10.69
90th Percentile £40.60 - £13.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.00 - £13.25

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

Job postings citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP