The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 7 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 7 over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0
Rank 639 638 622
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.009% 0.015% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11750 13156 12083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.85% 23.46% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7964 8609 7577
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 189 200
Median hourly rate £31.14 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.21% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 7
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 the UK

SQL Server 7
Daily Rate Trend

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

SQL Server 7 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server 7
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SQL Server 7 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server 7
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 7 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Cardiff - 1 £400 -
South Wales - 1 £400 -
Wales - 1 £400 -

SQL Server 7
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for SQL Server 7.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000

SQL Server 7
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft