The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank - 29 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 0 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 4.01% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 10.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £290 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £28.69 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+27.22% -32.49%
SQL Server 2000
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
85 102 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.33% 37.23% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 79 65
Median daily rate £350 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.31 £18.90 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £18.90 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £18.90 £29.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing SQL Server 2000 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the Cardiff region.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the Cardiff region.

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff