Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server 2000
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 90 97
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.078% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 0.70% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Cheshire median daily rate - £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.77% -
North West median daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year -3.45% +20.83% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 2000 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 257 285 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.14% 21.22% 24.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 215 277
Cheshire median daily rate £390 £450 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +19.68% -6.00%
10th Percentile £280 £277 £263
90th Percentile £525 £625 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Cheshire median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £14.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.57% +71.60% -54.97%
10th Percentile £11.90 £9.00 £12.90
90th Percentile £47.50 £27.00 £20.34
North West median hourly rate £29.50 £42.75 £35.75
% change year-on-year -30.99% +19.58% -10.63%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2000 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -9 1 - -
SQL Server 2000
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) Failover Clustering

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Failover Clustering