Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 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
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 188 216
Rank change year-on-year +1 +28 +17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 24 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.40% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 1.15% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 14
North West median daily rate £350 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +20.83% -7.69%
10th Percentile £325 £316 £264
90th Percentile £381 £400 £405
England median daily rate £350 £394 £325
% change year-on-year -11.11% +21.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £34.00 £37.85
% change year-on-year - -10.17% +12.82%

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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,253 1,299 1,790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.12% 23.15% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 868 1,172
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £280 £292 £263
90th Percentile £575 £615 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 52
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.38 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.41% +28.24% -13.39%
10th Percentile £9.45 £19.30 £14.38
90th Percentile £53.05 £47.35 £57.95
England median hourly rate £32.48 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.48% +7.02% +3.64%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in the North West

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

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

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

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

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Manchester +6 23 £350 -5.08% 3
Cheshire -3 1 - -
SQL Server 2000
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 23 (95.83%) .NET
3 22 (91.67%) C#
3 22 (91.67%) E-Commerce
4 20 (83.33%) MVC
4 20 (83.33%) WinForms
4 20 (83.33%) WCF
4 20 (83.33%) WPF
5 19 (79.17%) JIRA
5 19 (79.17%) AccuRev
5 19 (79.17%) NoSQL
6 16 (66.67%) VB.NET
7 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (54.17%) .NET Framework
8 13 (54.17%) Degree
8 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
9 8 (33.33%) Web Application Development
10 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 2 (8.33%) VB
12 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (4.17%) Coaching
13 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
13 1 (4.17%) Confluence
13 1 (4.17%) Windows
13 1 (4.17%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (4.17%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (79.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) AccuRev
1 19 (79.17%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) C# Developer
3 15 (62.50%) .NET Developer
4 13 (54.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (45.83%) Software Developer
6 8 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 8 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 7 (29.17%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Developer
8 5 (20.83%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (20.83%) Desktop Support
9 3 (12.50%) ASP Developer
9 3 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
10 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
11 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
11 1 (4.17%) Backend Developer
11 1 (4.17%) JIRA Developer
11 1 (4.17%) Lead C# Developer
11 1 (4.17%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) WCF
2 20 (83.33%) WinForms
2 20 (83.33%) WPF
3 13 (54.17%) .NET Framework
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) E-Commerce
2 20 (83.33%) MVC
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Coaching
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 22 (91.67%) C#
3 16 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering