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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 194 194 193
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 5 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 2.03% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £360 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £36.54 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +25.98%
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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
1316 1629 1577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.35% 22.63% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1228 1146
Average daily rate £433 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 19
Average hourly rate £44.50 £27.97 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -13.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 September 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 September 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) VB
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (22.22%) Clustering
8 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (22.22%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
9 3 (16.67%) VBScript
9 3 (16.67%) C#
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) Ajax
9 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) DTS
8 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (5.56%) MySQL
8 1 (5.56%) OLAP
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.56%) Big Data
8 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
3 1 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) DBA
2 5 (27.78%) SQL DBA
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) VB Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Server Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Support Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) ADO
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
4 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) COM+
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) W3C
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Database Security
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Information Management
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) DSDM
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) VB
4 3 (16.67%) VBScript
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) X++
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) VB6
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau