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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 146 157 141
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 11 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.048% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.31% 0.24% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Median daily rate £285 £401 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.97% +33.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £320 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £482 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £33.55 -
% change year-on-year
+71.38% -
SQL Server 2000
England

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
837 843 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.71% 20.36% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 530 465
Median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £15.90 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £52.47 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 7 £273 -
Merseyside - 3 £388 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 2000
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) Windows
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle
5 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (25.00%) vSphere
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Licensing
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (25.00%) Software Licensing
8 5 (25.00%) SCOM

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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (25.00%) Ingres
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 1 (5.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Law
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) DBA
1 9 (45.00%) SQL DBA
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Database Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) Ajax
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) JSON
3 2 (10.00%) WCF
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Licensing
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) UML
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 5 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) iManage
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Lumension
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec