Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 144 163
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19 +23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.088% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.56% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
West Yorkshire median daily rate £335 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.19% +6.76% +21.81%
10th Percentile £308 £363 £318
90th Percentile £366 £424 £426
Yorkshire median daily rate £335 £360 £370
% change year-on-year -6.94% -2.70% +21.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £11.38
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 732 718 574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.47% 23.81% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 528 370
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £420 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.13% +9.67%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £300
90th Percentile £567 £538 £519
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £420
% change year-on-year +1.19% - +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.00 - £13.25
10th Percentile £17.67 - £10.69
90th Percentile £40.60 - £18.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £43.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year -5.14% +230.19% -58.59%

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Leeds -3 2 £365 -7.59% 2
Halifax - 1 £305 -
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Yorkshire

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

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP