The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 April 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 - 93
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.58% - 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.40% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +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 Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 334 293 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 24.08% 16.19% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 176 183
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.47% +1.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £17.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £17.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.91% -6.15%  

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Manchester

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) WinForms
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
4 4 (50.00%) AccuRev
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) WPF
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (12.50%) Sencha
6 1 (12.50%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) AccuRev
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Lombardi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) BPM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) WinForms
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Dojo
4 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) MDX
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO-PA
4 1 (12.50%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Sencha