Period
to 15 October 2018

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 6 months to 15 October 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 128 152
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 25 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.80% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.74% 1.68% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 8
Manchester median daily rate £350 £363 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +30.04% -38.74%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £217
90th Percentile £381 £400 £311
North West median daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year -3.45% +20.83% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 668 654 823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.31% 23.13% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 436 539
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £300 £238
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -22.81% +50.00%
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -15.15% +17.86% -6.04%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 24 (96.00%) E-Commerce
3 23 (92.00%) C#
4 22 (88.00%) MVC
4 22 (88.00%) WinForms
4 22 (88.00%) WCF
4 22 (88.00%) WPF
5 21 (84.00%) JIRA
5 21 (84.00%) AccuRev
5 21 (84.00%) NoSQL
6 16 (64.00%) VB.NET
7 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
8 14 (56.00%) Degree
8 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (32.00%) Web Application Development
10 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
11 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
12 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
12 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
12 2 (8.00%) VB
13 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
13 1 (4.00%) Coaching

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (84.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) AccuRev
1 21 (84.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) C# Developer
3 16 (64.00%) .NET Developer
4 14 (56.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (52.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (32.00%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (32.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Developer
6 8 (32.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 7 (28.00%) Desktop Support
8 6 (24.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (16.00%) WinForms Developer
10 3 (12.00%) ASP Developer
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
11 2 (8.00%) WCF Developer
11 2 (8.00%) WPF Developer
12 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
12 1 (4.00%) Lead .NET Developer
12 1 (4.00%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) WCF
2 22 (88.00%) WinForms
2 22 (88.00%) WPF
3 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) E-Commerce
2 22 (88.00%) MVC
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Coaching
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 23 (92.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree