Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 207 160
Rank change year-on-year +37 -47 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 8 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.081% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.91% 0.40% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
West Midlands median daily rate £343 £215 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.65% -44.52% -3.13%
10th Percentile £304 £208 £256
90th Percentile £377 £223 £475
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.07% +0.07% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £39.20 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.09% +16.84% -
10th Percentile £27.53 £38.10 £29.84
90th Percentile £38.98 £40.30 £39.85
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 West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 877 1237 1071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.11% 20.00% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 747 664
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £219
90th Percentile £538 £538 £505
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 31
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.39% -11.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21.05 £13.98 £12.30
90th Percentile £51.50 £23.70 £33.55
England median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.82% +11.11%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 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
Warwickshire +7 5 - -
Staffordshire +14 3 £343 -
SQL Server 2000
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Intranet
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 5 (62.50%) Classic ASP
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Automotive
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Local Government
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) RedGate
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) DBA
3 3 (37.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (25.00%) Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) Classic ASP
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
1 5 (62.50%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) RedGate