The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 7 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
Rank - 610 587
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.009% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £225 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -47.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SQL Server 7
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10914 11601 10833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.81% 23.14% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7485 7684 7009
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 163 186
Median hourly rate £31.90 £22.84 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.66% -28.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £47.30 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

SQL Server 7
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SQL Server 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 7 Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server 7
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 across the England region.

SQL Server 7 Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server 7
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 7 across the England region.

SQL Server 7 Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server 7
Top 15 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 7 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 England region with a requirement for SQL Server 7.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

SQL Server 7
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft