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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 594 545 495
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -50
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 39 93 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.76% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 58 87
Median daily rate £338 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £310
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £39.20 £33.55 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% +3.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.60 £33.55 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.77% +3.23%
SQL Server 2000
UK

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
11393 12286 11215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.70% 23.56% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7629 8162 7044
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 192 177
Median hourly rate £29.88 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £51.95 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SQL Server 2000 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -45 10 £413 +3.12% 3
North West +19 9 £325 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire -3 6 £450 +20.00%
East of England +14 4 £295 -15.71%
South West +8 4 £350 +6.06% 6
West Midlands -35 4 £215 -39.86% 1
North East -24 3 £285 +3.48%
SQL Server 2000
UK

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (78.08%) SQL
3 46 (63.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 43 (58.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (54.79%) T-SQL
6 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
7 24 (32.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (26.03%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (23.29%) Windows
11 16 (21.92%) .NET
12 15 (20.55%) Finance
13 14 (19.18%) Clustering
14 13 (17.81%) Degree
15 12 (16.44%) Replication
15 12 (16.44%) Migration
15 12 (16.44%) Oracle
15 12 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (16.44%) SharePoint
16 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
16 11 (15.07%) ITIL
16 11 (15.07%) C#
16 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
17 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
17 10 (13.70%) High Availability
17 10 (13.70%) Change Management

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.59%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.37%) SAS
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
1 3 (4.11%) Intranet
1 3 (4.11%) SAN
2 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (63.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 43 (58.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (32.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (12.33%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 8 (10.96%) RDBMS
10 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
11 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (8.22%) Data Mining
12 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database
13 4 (5.48%) DTS
13 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.37%) FxCop
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.37%) Selenium
4 1 (1.37%) StyleCop
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Automotive
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (45.21%) DBA
1 33 (45.21%) SQL DBA
2 31 (42.47%) Developer
3 17 (23.29%) SQL Developer
4 9 (12.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Database Developer
7 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared DBA
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Data Migration Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Production DBA
8 3 (4.11%) T-SQL Developer
9 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior DBA
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.74%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.92%) .NET
2 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.33%) HTML
3 9 (12.33%) Web Services
4 8 (10.96%) CSS
5 7 (9.59%) XML
6 6 (8.22%) jQuery
7 5 (6.85%) Classic ASP
8 4 (5.48%) Ajax
9 3 (4.11%) MDX
9 3 (4.11%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (4.11%) WCF
10 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.37%) COM+
11 1 (1.37%) HTML5
11 1 (1.37%) JSON
11 1 (1.37%) RESTful
11 1 (1.37%) WF
11 1 (1.37%) WPF
11 1 (1.37%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Clustering
2 12 (16.44%) Replication
3 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) NHS
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.37%) AIX
7 1 (1.37%) Android
7 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.37%) Linux
7 1 (1.37%) MVS
7 1 (1.37%) Solaris
7 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (16.44%) Migration
3 11 (15.07%) ITIL
4 10 (13.70%) Change Management
4 10 (13.70%) High Availability
5 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
6 8 (10.96%) Coaching
6 8 (10.96%) ETL
6 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
8 6 (8.22%) QMS
8 6 (8.22%) Quality Management
8 6 (8.22%) Release Management
8 6 (8.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.85%) Data Management
9 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.85%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (6.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 57 (78.08%) SQL
2 40 (54.79%) T-SQL
3 11 (15.07%) C#
4 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.74%) C++
6 2 (2.74%) VB
6 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.37%) Java
7 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.37%) R
7 1 (1.37%) VB6
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.22%) MCDBA
5 5 (6.85%) MCSE
6 4 (5.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (5.48%) MCITP
7 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) ISO 9001
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.74%) QA
3 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.48%) vSphere
3 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Perfmon
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (4.11%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 8 (10.96%) HP
3 8 (10.96%) ServiceNow
4 6 (8.22%) Meridio
4 6 (8.22%) VMware
5 3 (4.11%) iManage
6 2 (2.74%) Capita
7 1 (1.37%) Cognos
7 1 (1.37%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.37%) Recommind
7 1 (1.37%) RedGate
7 1 (1.37%) Reuters
7 1 (1.37%) SmartStream
7 1 (1.37%) Symantec