The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 96
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £311 £325
% change year-on-year +28.82% -4.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.50 £34.12
% change year-on-year -5.47% +6.97%  

SQL Server 2000 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 312 317 420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.73% 20.64% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 205 255
Median daily rate £393 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £239 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.82% -64.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing SQL Server 2000 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Lombardi
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Sencha

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Lombardi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Sencha Touch
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sencha