The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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)
England / London
Rank 397 425 399
Rank change year-on-year +28 -26  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 9 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.050% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.31% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 12
Median daily rate £185 £408 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.60% +17.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £353 £325
% change year-on-year -2.48% +8.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3518 3501 3046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.28% 15.81% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2584 2551 2160
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £39.70 £20.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £50.00 £55.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) in London

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

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
City of London +1 1 £425 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £185 -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

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

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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) Analytics
4 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (50.00%) Marketing
6 8 (50.00%) SAS
6 8 (50.00%) Legal
7 7 (43.75%) Publishing
7 7 (43.75%) Econometrics
7 7 (43.75%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (43.75%) Direct Marketing
7 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
7 7 (43.75%) B2B
7 7 (43.75%) MS Office
7 7 (43.75%) Degree
7 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
7 7 (43.75%) FastStats
7 7 (43.75%) R
7 7 (43.75%) Marketing Analytics
7 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
7 7 (43.75%) Eloqua
7 7 (43.75%) Statistical Modelling
7 7 (43.75%) Campaign Management
7 7 (43.75%) Campaign Analysis
7 7 (43.75%) Apteco
7 7 (43.75%) Mathematical Modelling
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Eloqua
1 7 (43.75%) FastStats
2 1 (6.25%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (6.25%) LatentZero
2 1 (6.25%) Markit EDM
2 1 (6.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) MS Access
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data
6 1 (6.25%) Essbase
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Legal
1 8 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (43.75%) Publishing
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Marketing Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Junior
4 4 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Junior Marketing Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Marketing Data Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) SSRS Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (18.75%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Analytics
2 7 (43.75%) B2B
2 7 (43.75%) Campaign Analysis
2 7 (43.75%) Campaign Management
2 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
2 7 (43.75%) Direct Marketing
2 7 (43.75%) Econometrics
2 7 (43.75%) Marketing Analytics
2 7 (43.75%) Mathematical Modelling
2 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
2 7 (43.75%) Statistical Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) R
3 3 (18.75%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) DameWare
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Apteco
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) iManage
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau
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