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 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 140 122
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 0 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.070% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.43% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £413 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +44.73%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £353 £325
% change year-on-year -2.48% +8.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.95 £16.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +93.40% -44.23%  

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 453 462 359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.97% 16.27% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 331 238
Median daily rate £400 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +23.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SMS
2 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) JSUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Ninject
2 2 (50.00%) Sass

SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JSUnit
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
1 2 (50.00%) Ninject
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) API Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SOLID
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL