The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 April 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 114 112
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.049% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 0.22% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £406 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +32.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 337 452 588
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 24.62% 22.34% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 337 385
Median daily rate £375 £382 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.83% +5.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.09 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.08% -13.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £15.38 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.79 £23.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Leeds +23 1 £400 -5.88%
Huddersfield - 1 £413 -
SQL Server 2000
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Complex ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Tableau
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) MDX
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
5 1 (20.00%) Power BI

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) Power BI
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) ETL Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (40.00%) Complex ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau