Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 21 January 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 790 737 720
Rank change year-on-year -53 -17 -74
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 36 82 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.092% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.41% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 61 87
England median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £323 £263 £253
90th Percentile £406 £444 £488
UK median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
England median hourly rate - £39.20 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.84% +16.94%
UK median hourly rate - £57.50 £33.55
% change year-on-year - +71.39% +16.94%

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 19,958 20,124 22,890
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.95% 22.56% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,047 13,551 15,394
England median daily rate £473 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.88% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £275
90th Percentile £632 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 266 396
England median hourly rate £31.15 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.27% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £15.19 £9.25 £11.63
90th Percentile £58.38 £46.88 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £30.63 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -6.67% +9.09%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in England

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in England

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2000 in England

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in England

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
North of England +38 22 £350 +7.69% 6
North West +18 22 £350 +16.67% 3
South East -15 8 £225 -44.10% 4
London -63 4 £450 +21.62% 5
West Midlands +13 2 - - 6
Midlands +8 2 - - 7
SQL Server 2000
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (69.44%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) .NET
4 18 (50.00%) MVC
5 17 (47.22%) E-Commerce
5 17 (47.22%) JIRA
5 17 (47.22%) WCF
5 17 (47.22%) WPF
5 17 (47.22%) AccuRev
5 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
6 16 (44.44%) WinForms
7 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
7 14 (38.89%) Degree
7 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
8 13 (36.11%) Web Application Development
9 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (27.78%) VBScript
9 10 (27.78%) Windows
10 9 (25.00%) CSS
10 9 (25.00%) IIS
10 9 (25.00%) HTML
10 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (22.22%) Windows 2000
11 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (22.22%) jQuery
11 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (22.22%) Ajax
12 7 (19.44%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (19.44%) KANA

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) IPsec
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.78%) DTS
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) AccuRev
1 17 (47.22%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) MSTest
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 13 (36.11%) Desktop Support
4 8 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (19.44%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (16.67%) DBA
6 6 (16.67%) SQL DBA
7 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Tester
8 3 (8.33%) WPF Developer
9 2 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Developer
9 2 (5.56%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 17 (47.22%) WCF
2 17 (47.22%) WPF
3 16 (44.44%) WinForms
4 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
5 9 (25.00%) CSS
5 9 (25.00%) HTML
6 8 (22.22%) Ajax
6 8 (22.22%) jQuery
7 7 (19.44%) XML
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.78%) Classic ASP
8 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
1 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (22.22%) Windows 2000
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) MVC
2 17 (47.22%) E-Commerce
3 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (36.11%) Web Application Development
5 7 (19.44%) Change Management
5 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
5 7 (19.44%) Knowledge Management
5 7 (19.44%) SDLC
5 7 (19.44%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) Task Automation
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.56%) ETL
8 1 (2.78%) BCP
8 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.78%) High Availability
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.78%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) VBScript
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) WMI
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) KANA
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Lumension
3 1 (2.78%) McAfee
3 1 (2.78%) RedGate
3 1 (2.78%) Sun
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec
3 1 (2.78%) VMware