The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 27 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.69% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £565 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £375 £323
% change year-on-year -17.33% +16.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 77 87 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 13.23% 9.92% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 54 66
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £339 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Serena
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) HNC
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (66.67%) Line Management
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Line Management
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Serena