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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
England / North West
Rank 135 148 137
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.038% 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.16% 0.63% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
- +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
618 792 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.52% 20.59% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 513 450
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 20
Median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.65 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £68.56 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 17 January 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
Cheshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 2000
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle
6 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (43.75%) Linux
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (37.50%) Unix
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (31.25%) SCOM
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
9 5 (31.25%) Software Licensing
9 5 (31.25%) Oracle Licensing
9 5 (31.25%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (31.25%) Ingres
10 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
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 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (31.25%) Ingres
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (6.25%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) DBA
1 7 (43.75%) SQL DBA
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Database Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Licensing
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) AIX
7 1 (6.25%) Solaris
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (31.25%) Software Licensing
3 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
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%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (31.25%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
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 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) iManage
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Lumension
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec