The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 383 369 352
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 25 46 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% 0.92% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 38
Average daily rate £423 £350 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £244 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £28.69 £90.00
% change year-on-year
+28.96% -68.12%
SQL Server 2000
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4954 4994 5150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.39% 23.55% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3583 3522 3545
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 44
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £12.10 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.05 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in London

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in London

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in London

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
City of London +29 4 £475 +35.61% 1
Hackney - 1 - -
SQL Server 2000
England

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 35 (72.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (68.75%) SQL
5 26 (54.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (52.08%) T-SQL
7 21 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (39.58%) Clustering
8 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
9 18 (37.50%) .NET
9 18 (37.50%) Windows
10 17 (35.42%) DTS
10 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
12 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
13 12 (25.00%) C#
14 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
15 10 (20.83%) Marketing
15 10 (20.83%) Direct Marketing
15 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (18.75%) Finance
16 9 (18.75%) Replication
16 9 (18.75%) Project Management
17 8 (16.67%) XML
17 8 (16.67%) ITIL
17 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
17 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
17 8 (16.67%) IIS

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (8.33%) Confluence
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) Intranet
3 2 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 35 (72.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (54.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (35.42%) DTS
6 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
9 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.17%) OLAP
10 2 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
11 1 (2.08%) Informix
11 1 (2.08%) MySQL
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) NUnit
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) Moq
4 1 (2.08%) MSTest
4 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.08%) Toad
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.83%) Marketing
2 9 (18.75%) Finance
3 6 (12.50%) Back Office
3 6 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Games
5 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.25%) Law
6 2 (4.17%) Legal
6 2 (4.17%) Local Government
7 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) DBA
2 21 (43.75%) SQL DBA
3 18 (37.50%) Developer
4 14 (29.17%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (18.75%) Administrator
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Developer
7 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (10.42%) Server Support
8 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior DBA
8 4 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
8 4 (8.33%) Server Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) .NET
2 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (10.42%) CSS
3 5 (10.42%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) jQuery
4 4 (8.33%) SOAP
4 4 (8.33%) Web Services
5 3 (6.25%) MDX
6 1 (2.08%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.08%) HTML5
6 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.08%) Ninject
6 1 (2.08%) RESTful
6 1 (2.08%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Clustering
2 9 (18.75%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 4 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.17%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.08%) CMDB
6 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Direct Marketing
1 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) Project Management
3 8 (16.67%) ITIL
3 8 (16.67%) Migration
4 7 (14.58%) High Availability
4 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (14.58%) Translating Business Requirements
4 7 (14.58%) Web Development
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.42%) OO
5 5 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.42%) TDD
6 4 (8.33%) Scrum
7 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) Database Security
7 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) SQL
2 25 (52.08%) T-SQL
3 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
4 12 (25.00%) C#
5 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.42%) VBScript
7 4 (8.33%) VBA
8 3 (6.25%) VB
9 2 (4.17%) Perl
9 2 (4.17%) Python
10 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) MCSA
2 2 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) MCITP
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
2 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
1 4 (8.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.08%) MOM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (2.08%) Perfmon
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) EPiServer
2 4 (8.33%) Rackspace
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Red Gate
3 3 (6.25%) Tableau
4 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.08%) Capita
4 1 (2.08%) Remedy
4 1 (2.08%) Sybase
4 1 (2.08%) Veritas
4 1 (2.08%) VMware