The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East of England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 138 105 130
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +25
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 7 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 2.59% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +35.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
735 502 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.24% 20.98% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 305 405
Average daily rate £363 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 53
Average hourly rate £31.00 £26.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £22.50 £17.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
SQL Server 2000
England

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hertfordshire - 5 £400 - 2
Cambridgeshire -11 3 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Essex - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
SQL Server 2000
England

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (36.36%) Migration
6 4 (36.36%) DTS
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Change Management
8 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (18.18%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) IIS
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) Data Transformation
8 2 (18.18%) Clustering
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
9 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (9.09%) NetBackup

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (36.36%) DTS
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (9.09%) DataStage
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (9.09%) DB2
7 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) DBA
1 7 (63.64%) SQL DBA
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Data Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
1 1 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) Acronis