The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 26 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 2000
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.31% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £311 £325
% change year-on-year +28.82% -4.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.50 £34.12
% change year-on-year -5.47% +6.97%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 106 115 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 31.74% 35.28% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 56 43
Median daily rate £413 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -51.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Merseyside

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Merseyside