The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SQL Server 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 7 over the 3 months to 22 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 7.0
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 - 620
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% - 0.004%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.010% - 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 7 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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9688 10787 12089
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.51% 21.78% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 7417 8029
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 171 181
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.59 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.85% +21.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.85 £15.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

SQL Server 7
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SQL Server 7 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 7 in England

SQL Server 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 7 in England

SQL Server 7
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 7 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 7 in England

SQL Server 7
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 7 within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Yorkshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 7
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for SQL Server 7.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

SQL Server 7
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL