The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 92 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% - 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% - 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £375 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.60 £39.25
% change year-on-year
- -16.95%
SQL Server 2000
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
287 291 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.81% 19.95% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 177 124
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MVS
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft