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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 122 123 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 14 7 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.24% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.93% 1.16% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 23
Average daily rate
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£300 £264 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.74% -22.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £195 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £333 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.37% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +62.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £36.54 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +25.98%
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
726 602 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.97% 20.67% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 325 428
Average daily rate £335 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.26% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 32
Average hourly rate £67.00 £32.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% +47.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 12 £291 -17.00% 3
Cheshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
SQL Server 2000
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SQL Server 2000 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2000.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 13 (72.22%) OO
5 11 (61.11%) OOD
5 11 (61.11%) Mentoring
6 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
7 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (33.33%) VB
8 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (22.22%) VB6
9 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
9 4 (22.22%) CRM
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 3 (16.67%) Finance
10 3 (16.67%) CSS
10 3 (16.67%) XML
10 3 (16.67%) HTML
10 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 3 (16.67%) jQuery
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 2 (11.11%) Unity DI Container

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SQL Server 2000 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) C# Developer
3 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Siebel Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Report Writer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Siebel Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) XSL
5 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) OO
2 11 (61.11%) OOD
2 11 (61.11%) Mentoring
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Test-First Development
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) VB
4 4 (22.22%) VB6
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Siebel
3 1 (5.56%) CosmoCom
3 1 (5.56%) Actuate