Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 98 117
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.56% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.23% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Wales median daily rate - £475 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +43.94% -29.41%
UK median daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +7.64% +2.86% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Wales median hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £57.50 £33.55
% change year-on-year -43.48% +71.39% +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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 360 358 512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.08% 25.14% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 260 387
Wales median daily rate £388 £434 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +27.57% -2.86%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £228
90th Percentile £575 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 10
Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £55.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.91% +84.87% +42.69%
10th Percentile £16.75 £16.88 £17.61
90th Percentile £23.24 £61.25 £58.65
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +11.54% -2.61% +15.00%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in Wales

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Wales

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in Wales