The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 25 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 131 146
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 4 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.51% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.99% 2.61% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 4
Median daily rate £288 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.12% +45.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £375 £323
% change year-on-year -14.00% +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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 405 536 446
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.35% 19.36% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 386 304
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 - £22.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

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

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

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

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

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

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

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
West Yorkshire +22 3 - - 3
SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (75.00%) SSDT
2 3 (75.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) MDX
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Power BI
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SSDT
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration Lead
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 3 (75.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft