The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 185 200 189
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 5 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.092% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 0.77% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £336
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £39.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +84.70%
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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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1338 1436 1443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.60% 22.17% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1041 1123
Average daily rate £450 £440 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -47.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £27.50 £39.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £102.00 £61.00 £101.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (69.23%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
6 7 (53.85%) DTS
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (46.15%) C#
7 6 (46.15%) .NET
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
8 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (30.77%) Replication
9 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
9 4 (30.77%) QA
9 4 (30.77%) Billing
9 4 (30.77%) MS Access
9 4 (30.77%) CRM
9 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
9 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 3 (23.08%) Oracle
10 3 (23.08%) Web Services

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (53.85%) DTS
6 4 (30.77%) MS Access
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (15.38%) ProClarity
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) ERwin
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Billing
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) DBA
1 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
1 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Replication
3 2 (15.38%) IVR
3 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
4 1 (7.69%) Symmetrix
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
4 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Database Security
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) SRDF
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Infragistics
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy