Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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.

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 608 585 579
Rank change year-on-year -23 -6 -18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 18 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.075% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 24
London median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +2.60%
10th Percentile £320 £225 £280
90th Percentile £577 £675 £496
England median daily rate £350 £388 £365
% change year-on-year -9.68% +6.16% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9416 8198 7245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.23% 18.12% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7109 5954 5320
London median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +3.93% +5.33%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £631 £613 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 20
London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +20.83% -33.33%
10th Percentile £22.17 £10.00 £21.06
90th Percentile £49.50 £57.05 £55.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London 0 3 £481 +1.32%
South London - 1 - -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 5 (27.78%) ETL
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (22.22%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) C#
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
9 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
9 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 3 (16.67%) Java
10 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (16.67%) ETL Development
11 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 2 (11.11%) HTML
11 2 (11.11%) CSS
11 2 (11.11%) Migration

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Co-occurring 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 1 (5.56%) SAS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) DB2
6 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.56%) MS Access
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) Pentaho
6 1 (5.56%) PowerCenter
6 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) ERwin
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Moq
4 1 (5.56%) MSTest
4 1 (5.56%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (5.56%) RStudio
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Database Developer
5 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.56%) Database Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) Aurelia
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) iXBRL
3 1 (5.56%) JDBC
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) LINQ
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) WinForms
3 1 (5.56%) WPF
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Linked Data
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ETL
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) ETL Development
3 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) R
6 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Informatica
2 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) RedGate
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) SAP