The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 28 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 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 424 402 414
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 133 152 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 1.50% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 71 116
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£350 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +28.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +35.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10564 10117 11079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.71% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6663 6309 6649
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 209 278
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
SQL Server 2000
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SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London -2 48 £388 -6.06% 11
South East -17 43 £240 -40.00% 10
North West -4 13 £320 +6.66% 7
North East -8 11 £327 +18.75%
East of England -34 7 £400 +20.75% 2
Yorkshire 0 6 £100 -44.44% 1
South West -26 6 £250 -24.81% 1
East Midlands -12 1 - - 2
West Midlands -13 1 £275 -6.77% 3
SQL Server 2000
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SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 273 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 205 (75.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 204 (74.73%) SQL
4 192 (70.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 110 (40.29%) .NET
5 110 (40.29%) Windows
6 106 (38.83%) T-SQL
7 102 (37.36%) Microsoft
8 83 (30.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 80 (29.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 78 (28.57%) C#
11 64 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 57 (20.88%) ASP.NET
13 56 (20.51%) HTML
14 54 (19.78%) Clustering
14 54 (19.78%) DTS
15 53 (19.41%) Performance Tuning
16 47 (17.22%) VB
17 40 (14.65%) SQL Server 2012
18 39 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 39 (14.29%) MS Excel
18 39 (14.29%) Replication
19 38 (13.92%) JavaScript
19 38 (13.92%) IIS
20 36 (13.19%) XML
20 36 (13.19%) Active Directory
21 34 (12.45%) CSS
21 34 (12.45%) Oracle
21 34 (12.45%) Security Cleared
21 34 (12.45%) VB6

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 38 (13.92%) IIS
2 30 (10.99%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.03%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.30%) Documentum
5 9 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.47%) LiveCycle
6 4 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.10%) nginx
8 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.73%) SAS
8 2 (0.73%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.73%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.37%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 39 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 23 (8.42%) MS Office
3 4 (1.47%) MS Project
4 3 (1.10%) FastStats
5 2 (0.73%) SPSS
6 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.49%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.49%) SAN
2 10 (3.66%) Network Security
3 6 (2.20%) DNS
3 6 (2.20%) DHCP
4 5 (1.83%) Internet
5 4 (1.47%) Intranet
5 4 (1.47%) Firewall
6 3 (1.10%) VLAN
6 3 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.73%) LAN
7 2 (0.73%) WAN
8 1 (0.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 205 (75.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 192 (70.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 83 (30.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 80 (29.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (19.78%) DTS
7 40 (14.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (8.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (8.42%) Oracle Database
10 15 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
12 12 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 7 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (2.56%) MS Access
15 6 (2.20%) EDRMS
16 5 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (1.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 13 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.93%) Expression Web
4 8 (2.93%) FrontPage
5 7 (2.56%) NUnit
5 7 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (2.56%) MSBuild
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.10%) Toad
7 3 (1.10%) ClearQuest
7 3 (1.10%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.73%) Subversion
9 1 (0.37%) MorphX
9 1 (0.37%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.37%) Fiddler
General
1 24 (8.79%) Finance
2 10 (3.66%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.66%) Marketing
3 5 (1.83%) Publishing
4 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.10%) Advertising
5 3 (1.10%) Banking
5 3 (1.10%) Retail
5 3 (1.10%) Law
6 2 (0.73%) Legal
6 2 (0.73%) Local Government
7 1 (0.37%) Back Office
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (38.46%) Developer
2 67 (24.54%) DBA
3 56 (20.51%) SQL DBA
4 37 (13.55%) SQL Developer
5 31 (11.36%) SQL Server DBA
6 30 (10.99%) Analyst
7 29 (10.62%) Applications Support
8 21 (7.69%) .NET Developer
9 16 (5.86%) Administrator
10 14 (5.13%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.76%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.03%) Oracle DBA
12 11 (4.03%) Consultant
13 10 (3.66%) Programmer
13 10 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (3.30%) Technical Support
15 8 (2.93%) Support Engineer
15 8 (2.93%) Analyst Programmer
15 8 (2.93%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (40.29%) .NET
2 57 (20.88%) ASP.NET
3 56 (20.51%) HTML
4 36 (13.19%) XML
5 34 (12.45%) CSS
6 23 (8.42%) jQuery
7 21 (7.69%) COM+
7 21 (7.69%) Web Services
8 17 (6.23%) Ajax
8 17 (6.23%) .NET Framework
9 14 (5.13%) WCF
10 13 (4.76%) Classic ASP
11 10 (3.66%) ADO.NET
12 9 (3.30%) XSLT
12 9 (3.30%) JSON
13 8 (2.93%) MSMQ
13 8 (2.93%) Middleware
13 8 (2.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.78%) Clustering
2 39 (14.29%) Replication
3 7 (2.56%) W3C
4 4 (1.47%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.47%) Open Source
5 3 (1.10%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.73%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.73%) Web 2.0
6 2 (0.73%) Statistics
6 2 (0.73%) NHS
6 2 (0.73%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.37%) PMI
7 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 110 (40.29%) Windows
2 64 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.30%) Windows XP
5 9 (3.30%) Windows Vista
6 6 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (2.20%) Linux
7 5 (1.83%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.47%) UNIX
9 3 (1.10%) Solaris
9 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.10%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.37%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.37%) AIX
10 1 (0.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.41%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (8.06%) ITIL
3 18 (6.59%) Project Management
4 17 (6.23%) MVC
4 17 (6.23%) OO
4 17 (6.23%) CRM
5 16 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (5.49%) ETL
6 15 (5.49%) Database Security
7 13 (4.76%) Migration
8 11 (4.03%) Unit Testing
8 11 (4.03%) Change Management
8 11 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (3.66%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.30%) OOD
10 9 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (3.30%) TDD
10 9 (3.30%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.30%) Use Case
10 9 (3.30%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 204 (74.73%) SQL
2 106 (38.83%) T-SQL
3 78 (28.57%) C#
4 47 (17.22%) VB
5 38 (13.92%) JavaScript
6 34 (12.45%) VB6
7 28 (10.26%) VBScript
8 24 (8.79%) VB.NET
9 22 (8.06%) Java
10 16 (5.86%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.40%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.47%) Perl
13 3 (1.10%) X++
13 3 (1.10%) Ruby
14 2 (0.73%) Korn
14 2 (0.73%) XPath
14 2 (0.73%) VBA
15 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.37%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.37%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 34 (12.45%) Security Cleared
2 28 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (8.06%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.76%) MCDBA
5 12 (4.40%) MCTS
6 9 (3.30%) MCITP
6 9 (3.30%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.20%) MCT
8 5 (1.83%) Degree
9 4 (1.47%) MCSE
10 3 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.37%) MCSA
12 1 (0.37%) CCNA
12 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.37%) OCP
12 1 (0.37%) OCA
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.56%) QA
2 5 (1.83%) SLA
3 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (4.03%) XenApp
5 6 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (2.20%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.47%) vSphere
7 2 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.73%) XenServer
7 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (3.66%) WSUS
1 10 (3.66%) SCCM
2 9 (3.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (2.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.83%) SCOM
5 4 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.47%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.10%) Capistrano
6 3 (1.10%) Puppet
6 3 (1.10%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.73%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.73%) WMI
7 2 (0.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.37%) Netcool
8 1 (0.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.37%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 102 (37.36%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.45%) Oracle
3 28 (10.26%) VMware
4 17 (6.23%) Citrix
5 12 (4.40%) HP
6 11 (4.03%) CA
6 11 (4.03%) Veritas
7 8 (2.93%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.20%) Symantec
9 5 (1.83%) Cisco
10 4 (1.47%) Adobe
11 3 (1.10%) NetApp
11 3 (1.10%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.10%) Splunk
12 2 (0.73%) Remedy
12 2 (0.73%) Alterian
12 2 (0.73%) EMC
12 2 (0.73%) Avaya
12 2 (0.73%) BMC
13 1 (0.37%) Progress
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £290 - £291 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300-£325
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £290 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Epsom
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £290 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago