Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 189 226
Rank change year-on-year -2 +37 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 26 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.45% 0.20% 0.077%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 0.88% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 2
North West median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.07% +27.36%
10th Percentile £323 £357 £350
90th Percentile £413 £441 £351
England median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year - +10.81% +28.96%

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 1,248 1,256 1,568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.63% 23.30% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 817 1,004
North West median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £530 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 54
North West median hourly rate £49.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -31.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £67.03 £51.50 £63.70
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £25.44
% change year-on-year +12.07% +13.99% -15.20%

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 24 April 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 -2 26 £350 -6.67% 3
SQL Server 2000
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (96.15%) SQL
3 23 (88.46%) .NET
4 21 (80.77%) E-Commerce
5 20 (76.92%) WinForms
5 20 (76.92%) MVC
5 20 (76.92%) WCF
5 20 (76.92%) WPF
5 20 (76.92%) JIRA
5 20 (76.92%) AccuRev
5 20 (76.92%) NoSQL
6 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
6 12 (46.15%) Degree
7 11 (42.31%) C#
8 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
9 7 (26.92%) Web Application Development
9 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
11 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
11 3 (11.54%) MSTest
11 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
12 2 (7.69%) BCP
12 2 (7.69%) Windows
12 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (7.69%) DTS
12 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) NoSQL
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.69%) DTS
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) AccuRev
1 20 (76.92%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) MSTest
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) Software Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Desktop Support
4 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
5 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Developer
5 6 (23.08%) WPF Developer
6 5 (19.23%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (19.23%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (19.23%) WCF Developer
6 5 (19.23%) WinForms Developer
7 4 (15.38%) C# WCF Developer
7 4 (15.38%) C# WPF Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Tester
9 2 (7.69%) Desktop Team Leader
9 2 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
10 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) WCF
2 20 (76.92%) WinForms
2 20 (76.92%) WPF
3 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) E-Commerce
2 20 (76.92%) MVC
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.69%) BCP
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Data Extraction
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft