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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 191 183 186
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 9 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 1.47% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.43% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £306 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £466 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.91% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £24.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -34.00%
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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
1271 1699 1427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.53% 24.99% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1282 1104
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £41.53 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +84.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £34.15 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £151.85 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (42.86%) CRM
6 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 6 (42.86%) C#
7 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (28.57%) Billing
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Vista
8 4 (28.57%) QA
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 4 (28.57%) MS Access
8 4 (28.57%) Web Services
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) MS Office
9 3 (21.43%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) MS Access
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) DTS
6 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (7.14%) Big Data
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (28.57%) Billing
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) DBA
1 5 (35.71%) Applications Support
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server DBA
1 5 (35.71%) SQL DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Server Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) XHTML
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) IVR
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) W3C
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Information Management
3 2 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) DSDM
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) VBScript
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) WCAG
2 1 (7.14%) WAI
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) Open Text
3 1 (7.14%) RedDot
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk