The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank - - 71
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £28.69 £90.00
% change year-on-year
+28.96% -68.12%
SQL Server 2000
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
136 173 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.18% 22.56% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 113 105
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £521 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £36.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £36.00 £102.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire