The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 120 119
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.092% 0.095%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.49% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £438 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +90.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - £32.60

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 Hampshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 346 407 379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 18.84% 18.70% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 267 228
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.78% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £16.00 £15.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Hampshire