The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 122 110
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 2 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.087% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 0.44% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £325 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +36.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £32.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - £32.60

SQL Server 2000 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 459 685 567
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 19.91% 25.53% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 385 313
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.25% -39.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing SQL Server 2000 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 £325 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 2000
England

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
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