The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 23 April 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 Leeds 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 89 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% 0.78% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 3.21% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate £320 £215 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.83% -40.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.52% -11.53%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
314 187 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.41% 24.22% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 107 134
Average daily rate £325 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £13.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.86% -1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £11.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £13.50 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
SQL Server 2000
West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) V-Model
5 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (33.33%) LiveCycle
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) nginx
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) HAProxy
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (33.33%) Capistrano

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (33.33%) LiveCycle
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) V-Model
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (33.33%) HAProxy
1 2 (33.33%) Capistrano
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix