The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 125 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 11 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.06% 2.38% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
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£225 £265 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% -24.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £24.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -29.28%
SQL Server 2000
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
535 546 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.05% 22.68% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 315 367
Average daily rate £400 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 33 24
Average hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £14.50 £15.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.11 £50.30 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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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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 +7 5 £260 +15.55%
Cambridgeshire -11 2 £220 - 1
Bedfordshire -15 1 £350 +32.07% 1
Norfolk - - - -
SQL Server 2000
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (73.91%) Windows
4 16 (69.57%) SQL
4 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
5 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (39.13%) C#
6 9 (39.13%) .NET
6 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
6 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
7 8 (34.78%) DTS
7 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (34.78%) MVC
8 7 (30.43%) Clustering
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
8 7 (30.43%) XML
9 6 (26.09%) Web Services
9 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (21.74%) Firewall
10 5 (21.74%) VMware
10 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
10 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
10 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
10 5 (21.74%) WinForms
10 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (21.74%) IIS
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) Content Management Server
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DHCP
1 5 (21.74%) FTP
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (34.78%) DTS
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (13.04%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) DBA
2 7 (30.43%) SQL DBA
3 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (13.04%) Administrator
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
7 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior DBA
8 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 1 (4.35%) Server Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
1 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
2 7 (30.43%) XML
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 5 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
4 5 (21.74%) WinForms
4 5 (21.74%) ADO.NET
4 5 (21.74%) DHTML
4 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) JSON
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.70%) Ajax
7 1 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
3 3 (13.04%) Online Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (34.78%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (21.74%) Database Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
3 9 (39.13%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) VBScript
5 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
1 5 (21.74%) vSphere
1 5 (21.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
1 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
2 5 (21.74%) Veritas
2 5 (21.74%) Symantec
2 5 (21.74%) Sophos
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Acronis
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase
4 1 (4.35%) Macromedia