Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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 West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 208 236
Rank change year-on-year +23 +28 -54
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 16 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.29% 0.047%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.24% 1.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 3
North West median daily rate £363 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £328 £264 £290
90th Percentile £400 £405 £481
England median daily rate £388 £351 £350
% change year-on-year +10.56% +0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West 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 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 1292 1729 1915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.73% 25.08% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 1144 1208
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £282 £263 £263
90th Percentile £621 £544 £535
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 41
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +63.27%
10th Percentile £21.30 £14.38 £18.50
90th Percentile £61.13 £59.31 £57.25
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

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 18 November 2017. 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 +26 14 £363 +30.04% 2
Cheshire +10 2 £360 +10.77% 1
SQL Server 2000
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 10 (62.50%) WCF
3 10 (62.50%) WPF
3 10 (62.50%) JIRA
3 10 (62.50%) AccuRev
3 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
4 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 9 (56.25%) WinForms
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) DTS
8 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (12.50%) BCP
8 2 (12.50%) Replication
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (6.25%) IPsec
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (12.50%) DTS
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) AccuRev
1 10 (62.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) MSTest
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) WCF Developer
5 1 (6.25%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) WCF
2 10 (62.50%) WPF
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
3 9 (56.25%) WinForms
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
3 2 (12.50%) BCP
3 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Task Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Perfmon
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Lumension
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec