Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 159 111
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.15% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.68% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
North East median daily rate - £291 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.20% -21.57%
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.07% +0.07% +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £39.20 £33.55
% change year-on-year -17.09% +16.84% +54.25%

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 North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 232 585 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.06% 21.90% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 414 297
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £276 £261 £263
90th Percentile £560 £525 £560
England median daily rate £462 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.71% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 24 14
North East median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £20.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.73% +31.58% -30.33%
10th Percentile £11.65 £15.00 £15.40
90th Percentile £22.15 £33.98 £33.83
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £27.78
% change year-on-year +16.36% -1.01% +12.24%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in the North East

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in the North East

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in the North East