The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 June 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - - 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £323
% change year-on-year -10.66% +16.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £190.00 - £28.69

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 193 110 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 30.35% 18.64% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 81 95
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £361 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

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

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

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