The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
England / North West
Rank 130 143 142
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.16% 0.090%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 0.78% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £350 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +22.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +28.96%

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
645 765 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.57% 20.55% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 493 488
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £54.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -26.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £62.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Manchester +9 4 £375 +7.06% 1
SQL Server 2000
England

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 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 North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
7 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (37.50%) .NET
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
8 5 (31.25%) Ingres
8 5 (31.25%) Unix
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (31.25%) MVC
8 5 (31.25%) SCOM
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
8 5 (31.25%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Licensing

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) IPsec
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (31.25%) Ingres
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (6.25%) DB2
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) AccuRev
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Lombardi
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) DBA
3 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Database Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) WCF
3 3 (18.75%) WinForms
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Licensing
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Software Licensing
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (31.25%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
2 5 (31.25%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) iManage
2 1 (6.25%) Lumension
2 1 (6.25%) Sencha
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec