Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 21 May 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 231 244
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 -22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 8 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.10% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.52% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Midlands median daily rate £370 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.03% -1.56% +45.45%
10th Percentile £306 £326 £350
90th Percentile £574 £464 £475
England median daily rate £350 £375 £386
% change year-on-year -6.67% -2.91% +27.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Midlands median hourly rate - £39.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.48% +28.09%
England median hourly rate - £39.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year - +7.48% +28.09%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,539 1,538 2,030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.30% 20.48% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 961 1,201
Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +11.43%
10th Percentile £275 £235 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +6.26% +5.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 36
Midlands median hourly rate £18.76 £27.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.52% +35.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £12.55 £15.13 £11.63
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £36.63
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.15%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2000 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -19 8 £370 +7.64% 1
SQL Server 2000
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) PaaS
3 4 (50.00%) IaaS
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) SCOM
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) XML

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
3 2 (25.00%) QlikView
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Development DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Development
3 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) VBA
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (12.50%) EdgeSight
3 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Capita
3 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix