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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 579 517 455
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -62
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 32 105 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.87% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 69 94
Median daily rate £325 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £262 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £426 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £296 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £34.12 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +241.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £34.12 -
% change year-on-year
+6.97% -
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
10730 12011 10985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.81% 23.58% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7348 7966 6960
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 183 185
Median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% -8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.62 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.33%

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 June 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 June 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
North East -58 9 £281 -2.17% 1
London -19 8 £388 -3.12%
South East +7 5 £368 -8.12% 3
South West 0 3 £288 -12.21%
East of England +14 2 £383 +9.28%
North West -17 2 £325 +18.18% 1
West Midlands -25 2 £450 +63.63% 1
Yorkshire -1 1 £450 +20.00% 1
SQL Server 2000
UK

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 82 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (81.71%) SQL
3 62 (75.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 58 (70.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (57.32%) T-SQL
6 40 (48.78%) Microsoft
7 37 (45.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (31.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (24.39%) Windows
9 20 (24.39%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (23.17%) Clustering
10 19 (23.17%) Migration
11 18 (21.95%) C#
11 18 (21.95%) .NET
11 18 (21.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (19.51%) MS Excel
13 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
14 14 (17.07%) Finance
15 13 (15.85%) Change Management
15 13 (15.85%) ITIL
15 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (14.63%) Degree
16 12 (14.63%) Replication
17 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
17 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
17 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (13.41%) Performance Monitoring
17 11 (13.41%) High Availability
18 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared

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 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.10%) IIS
3 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.22%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.22%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.22%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.22%) JRun
4 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.22%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.22%) SAS
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) ArcView
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) SAN
2 2 (2.44%) DNS
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) Intranet
3 1 (1.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (75.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 58 (70.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (45.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (31.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (21.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (10.98%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 8 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (8.54%) Data Mining
11 7 (8.54%) DTS
12 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
13 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
13 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
14 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 12c
15 1 (1.22%) Datazen
15 1 (1.22%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.44%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.22%) FxCop
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.22%) Selenium
5 1 (1.22%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Law
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Automotive
4 1 (1.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (52.44%) DBA
1 43 (52.44%) SQL DBA
2 25 (30.49%) Developer
3 21 (25.61%) SQL Server DBA
4 13 (15.85%) SQL Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Administrator
6 7 (8.54%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Production DBA
7 6 (7.32%) Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Senior DBA
8 5 (6.10%) Senior SQL DBA
8 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Production DBA
9 4 (4.88%) Database Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.88%) SQL Database Developer
9 4 (4.88%) T-SQL Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) .NET
2 9 (10.98%) XML
3 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.10%) jQuery
5 4 (4.88%) Classic ASP
5 4 (4.88%) CSS
5 4 (4.88%) HTML
5 4 (4.88%) WCF
5 4 (4.88%) Web Services
6 2 (2.44%) Ajax
6 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.44%) MDX
6 2 (2.44%) WPF
7 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.22%) HTML5
7 1 (1.22%) JSON
7 1 (1.22%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Clustering
2 12 (14.63%) Replication
3 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) NHS
6 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) Windows
2 10 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.44%) Android
5 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.22%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (23.17%) Migration
3 13 (15.85%) Change Management
3 13 (15.85%) ITIL
4 11 (13.41%) High Availability
4 11 (13.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
5 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.98%) Incident Management
6 9 (10.98%) Release Management
7 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.32%) Coaching
8 6 (7.32%) ETL
8 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.32%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.32%) QMS
8 6 (7.32%) Quality Management
8 6 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 67 (81.71%) SQL
2 47 (57.32%) T-SQL
3 18 (21.95%) C#
4 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.88%) VB
6 4 (4.88%) VBScript
7 3 (3.66%) Java
7 3 (3.66%) Perl
7 3 (3.66%) Python
7 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.66%) VBA
8 1 (1.22%) C
8 1 (1.22%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
4 9 (10.98%) SC Cleared
5 6 (7.32%) MCDBA
6 5 (6.10%) MCSE
7 4 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (4.88%) MCITP
8 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) SLA
2 6 (7.32%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.44%) QA
4 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (9.76%) Perfmon
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.22%) SCCM
5 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle
3 8 (9.76%) HP
3 8 (9.76%) ServiceNow
4 6 (7.32%) Meridio
5 2 (2.44%) Capita
5 2 (2.44%) iManage
5 2 (2.44%) VMware
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe
6 1 (1.22%) Cognos
6 1 (1.22%) ESRI
6 1 (1.22%) Recommind
6 1 (1.22%) RedGate
6 1 (1.22%) Reuters
6 1 (1.22%) SmartStream