The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 115 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 9 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.60% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.66% 3.36% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£418 £230 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.52% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £230 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +28.42%
SQL Server 2000
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
338 447 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.48% 17.77% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 185 196
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 14
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 7 £438 +90.21% 4
Wokingham - - - - 2
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
SQL Server 2000
South East

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server 2000 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2000.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (43.75%) Clustering
6 7 (43.75%) MCTS
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) Performance Management
8 4 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) SLA
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) EDRMS
8 4 (25.00%) Workflow
8 4 (25.00%) Migration
8 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) SCCM
8 4 (25.00%) SCOM
8 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Replication
9 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
10 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
10 2 (12.50%) MS Project
10 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server 2000 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) EDRMS
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DBA
2 5 (31.25%) SQL DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Database Manager
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Database Marketing Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Database Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Management
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Customer Insight
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Database Security
4 1 (6.25%) Campaign Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCTS
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
1 4 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) Netcool
2 1 (6.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (6.25%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix