The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 492 435 366
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -69
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 97 124 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.92% 1.15% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 85 90
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£344 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.91% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Average hourly rate £28.69 £28.75 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.20% -20.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £24.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -34.00%
SQL Server 2000
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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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10555 10782 9985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.92% 22.83% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7135 6789 6222
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 248 248
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.46 £15.50 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 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 19 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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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 -8 45 £355 -11.18% 7
South West -10 14 £350 +5.26%
South East -24 12 £328 +0.76% 10
East of England -21 9 £225 -15.09% 2
West Midlands -12 5 £350 +27.27%
North East - 4 £310 - 1
Yorkshire -15 3 £338 +3.84% 1
North West - 3 £300 - 1
East Midlands -9 1 £135 -49.05% 1
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SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 205 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 157 (76.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 149 (72.68%) SQL
4 145 (70.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 95 (46.34%) Windows
6 92 (44.88%) Microsoft
7 89 (43.41%) .NET
8 77 (37.56%) C#
9 61 (29.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 54 (26.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 53 (25.85%) T-SQL
12 51 (24.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 46 (22.44%) ASP.NET
14 45 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
15 42 (20.49%) MS Excel
16 38 (18.54%) HTML
17 35 (17.07%) CRM
18 34 (16.59%) JavaScript
19 33 (16.10%) XML
19 33 (16.10%) Clustering
20 29 (14.15%) Security Cleared
21 28 (13.66%) Oracle
21 28 (13.66%) DTS
22 26 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server
23 25 (12.20%) Active Directory
23 25 (12.20%) IIS
23 25 (12.20%) Visual Studio
23 25 (12.20%) VB.NET
23 25 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
24 24 (11.71%) Java

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (12.20%) IIS
1 25 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (3.90%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.90%) LiveCycle
6 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 3 (1.46%) Documentum
6 3 (1.46%) SAS
6 3 (1.46%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.46%) CMS
7 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.49%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (20.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.39%) MS Office
3 4 (1.95%) MS Project
4 3 (1.46%) FastStats
4 3 (1.46%) SPSS
5 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (9.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.49%) Maximo
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.80%) DNS
1 16 (7.80%) SAN
2 14 (6.83%) DHCP
3 13 (6.34%) FTP
4 10 (4.88%) Firewall
5 8 (3.90%) Internet
6 6 (2.93%) HTTP
7 4 (1.95%) Intranet
8 2 (0.98%) CTI
8 2 (0.98%) MPLS
8 2 (0.98%) VoIP
8 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.98%) VPN
9 1 (0.49%) VLAN
9 1 (0.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 157 (76.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 145 (70.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 54 (26.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (24.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (13.66%) DTS
7 21 (10.24%) Oracle Database
8 20 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (9.76%) MS Access
9 19 (9.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (8.29%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (7.32%) EDRMS
12 14 (6.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (6.34%) Relational Database
14 8 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (3.41%) RDBMS
16 5 (2.44%) Data Mining
16 5 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
17 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 7
18 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (12.20%) Visual Studio
3 11 (5.37%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (3.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.46%) FrontPage
6 3 (1.46%) Expression Web
7 2 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.98%) Subversion
8 1 (0.49%) MorphX
8 1 (0.49%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.49%) NUnit
8 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.49%) MSTest
8 1 (0.49%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.49%) Moq
8 1 (0.49%) Toad
8 1 (0.49%) PowerBuilder
General
1 22 (10.73%) Finance
2 19 (9.27%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.83%) Billing
4 7 (3.41%) Marketing
5 6 (2.93%) Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Games
6 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Publishing
7 2 (0.98%) Local Government
7 2 (0.98%) Retail
8 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Front Office
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (34.63%) Developer
2 41 (20.00%) DBA
3 38 (18.54%) SQL DBA
4 30 (14.63%) Analyst
5 21 (10.24%) SQL Developer
6 20 (9.76%) SQL Server DBA
7 18 (8.78%) Applications Support
8 17 (8.29%) C# Developer
8 17 (8.29%) .NET Developer
9 15 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (6.34%) Administrator
11 12 (5.85%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.88%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.90%) Programmer
14 6 (2.93%) Server Administrator
14 6 (2.93%) Support Analyst
14 6 (2.93%) Senior Developer
14 6 (2.93%) Analyst Programmer
14 6 (2.93%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (43.41%) .NET
2 46 (22.44%) ASP.NET
3 38 (18.54%) HTML
4 33 (16.10%) XML
5 23 (11.22%) CSS
6 22 (10.73%) Web Services
7 14 (6.83%) .NET Framework
8 12 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (4.88%) jQuery
10 9 (4.39%) COM+
11 8 (3.90%) DHTML
11 8 (3.90%) WCF
11 8 (3.90%) Ajax
12 7 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (3.41%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (3.41%) XSLT
12 7 (3.41%) WinForms
13 6 (2.93%) ADO.NET
14 4 (1.95%) XHTML
15 3 (1.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.10%) Clustering
2 22 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.88%) Open Source
3 10 (4.88%) Replication
4 8 (3.90%) IVR
4 8 (3.90%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.95%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.46%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.46%) NHS
7 2 (0.98%) W3C
7 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.98%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.98%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.98%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.98%) Statistics
8 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.49%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.49%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 95 (46.34%) Windows
2 61 (29.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 45 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (11.22%) Windows XP
5 17 (8.29%) Windows Vista
6 12 (5.85%) Windows 2000
7 8 (3.90%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.95%) Linux
8 4 (1.95%) UNIX
8 4 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (1.46%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.49%) AIX
11 1 (0.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.07%) CRM
2 23 (11.22%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (10.24%) Migration
4 18 (8.78%) OO
5 17 (8.29%) ITIL
6 16 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (7.32%) Change Management
7 15 (7.32%) TDD
8 14 (6.83%) Mentoring
8 14 (6.83%) MVC
9 13 (6.34%) Workflow
9 13 (6.34%) Data Analysis
10 12 (5.85%) OOD
11 11 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.37%) PRINCE2
11 11 (5.37%) Scrum
11 11 (5.37%) Database Security
11 11 (5.37%) Performance Management
12 10 (4.88%) V-Model
12 10 (4.88%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 149 (72.68%) SQL
2 77 (37.56%) C#
3 53 (25.85%) T-SQL
4 34 (16.59%) JavaScript
5 25 (12.20%) VB.NET
6 24 (11.71%) Java
7 23 (11.22%) VB
8 20 (9.76%) VBScript
9 19 (9.27%) VB6
10 13 (6.34%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.88%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.46%) VBA
13 2 (0.98%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.98%) PHP
13 2 (0.98%) C++
14 1 (0.49%) X++
14 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.49%) Delphi
14 1 (0.49%) C
14 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (14.15%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.83%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.34%) MCTS
5 7 (3.41%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.46%) Degree
7 2 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.98%) CCNA
8 1 (0.49%) MCITP
8 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.49%) MCSE
8 1 (0.49%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.49%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.80%) QA
2 7 (3.41%) SLA
3 2 (0.98%) WCAG
3 2 (0.98%) WAI
System Software
1 25 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.88%) vSphere
3 7 (3.41%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.44%) vCloud
5 4 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.46%) DFS Replication
6 3 (1.46%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.49%) XenApp
7 1 (0.49%) XenServer
7 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (5.85%) SCCM
2 10 (4.88%) NetBackup
3 6 (2.93%) WSUS
4 5 (2.44%) SCOM
4 5 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (2.44%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 92 (44.88%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.66%) Oracle
3 16 (7.80%) VMware
4 10 (4.88%) Citrix
5 8 (3.90%) Symantec
5 8 (3.90%) Adobe
6 7 (3.41%) CA
6 7 (3.41%) Veritas
7 5 (2.44%) Altiris
7 5 (2.44%) Acronis
7 5 (2.44%) IBM
7 5 (2.44%) Sophos
8 4 (1.95%) Cisco
8 4 (1.95%) Dell
8 4 (1.95%) EMC
9 3 (1.46%) Alterian
9 3 (1.46%) Red Gate
9 3 (1.46%) Cognos
9 3 (1.46%) Siebel
10 2 (0.98%) Open Text
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