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 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 386 360 340
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 34 74 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 1.29% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 57 39
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £36.54 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +25.98%
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
5475 5742 5419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.36% 22.85% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3778 3983 3589
Average daily rate £435 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 35 67
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.90 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
City of London 0 5 £325 -27.77% 2
Uxbridge - - - -
SQL Server 2000
England

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 88 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (79.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 69 (78.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 59 (67.05%) SQL
5 42 (47.73%) Microsoft
6 37 (42.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (40.91%) Windows
8 35 (39.77%) T-SQL
9 32 (36.36%) .NET
9 32 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (32.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (32.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (26.14%) C#
11 23 (26.14%) JavaScript
12 21 (23.86%) MS Excel
13 20 (22.73%) HTML
14 18 (20.45%) CSS
15 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (18.18%) Clustering
16 16 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (17.05%) Dynamics AX
17 15 (17.05%) VB
17 15 (17.05%) Performance Tuning
18 13 (14.77%) XML
18 13 (14.77%) ITIL
19 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
19 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
19 12 (13.64%) VBScript
20 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
20 11 (12.50%) DTS

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.68%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (23.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) DHCP
1 2 (2.27%) DNS
1 2 (2.27%) SAN
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Network Security
2 1 (1.14%) Firewall
2 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (79.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 69 (78.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (42.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (12.50%) DTS
9 7 (7.95%) MS Access
10 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
13 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (2.27%) MySQL
14 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
14 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
15 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
15 1 (1.14%) Big Data
15 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (7.95%) FrontPage
3 7 (7.95%) NUnit
3 7 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.95%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (7.95%) Expression Web
4 6 (6.82%) MSBuild
5 3 (3.41%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.14%) MorphX
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
1 7 (7.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.27%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (42.05%) Developer
2 26 (29.55%) DBA
3 25 (28.41%) SQL DBA
4 21 (23.86%) SQL Server DBA
5 15 (17.05%) SQL Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Programmer
7 6 (6.82%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Axapta Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (5.68%) SCCM Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.55%) SCCM Specialist
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.36%) .NET
2 20 (22.73%) HTML
3 18 (20.45%) CSS
4 13 (14.77%) XML
5 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 10 (11.36%) Ajax
7 9 (10.23%) jQuery
7 9 (10.23%) Classic ASP
7 9 (10.23%) Web Services
8 8 (9.09%) XSLT
8 8 (9.09%) WCF
8 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 7 (7.95%) JSON
9 7 (7.95%) ADO.NET
9 7 (7.95%) COM+
10 6 (6.82%) MSMQ
10 6 (6.82%) Middleware
10 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 6 (6.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Clustering
2 8 (9.09%) Replication
3 7 (7.95%) W3C
4 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.91%) Windows
2 29 (32.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 29 (32.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Vista
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.41%) UNIX
7 2 (2.27%) AIX
7 2 (2.27%) Linux
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.14%) SUSE
8 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (14.77%) ITIL
3 9 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.23%) Project Management
4 8 (9.09%) MVC
5 7 (7.95%) Use Case
5 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
5 7 (7.95%) Server Monitoring
5 7 (7.95%) Database Security
6 6 (6.82%) UML
6 6 (6.82%) Migration
6 6 (6.82%) High Availability
7 5 (5.68%) Market Research
7 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.68%) Change Control
7 5 (5.68%) SOA
8 4 (4.55%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.55%) OO
8 4 (4.55%) Change Management
8 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.05%) SQL
2 35 (39.77%) T-SQL
3 23 (26.14%) C#
3 23 (26.14%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.05%) VB
5 12 (13.64%) VBScript
6 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.95%) VB6
8 3 (3.41%) X++
9 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.27%) Perl
10 1 (1.14%) Korn
10 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.14%) Python
10 1 (1.14%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.09%) MCITP
3 6 (6.82%) MCDBA
4 3 (3.41%) Degree
4 3 (3.41%) MCSE
5 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 2 (2.27%) MCTS
6 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.27%) vSphere
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) SCCM
2 5 (5.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (4.55%) SCOM
4 2 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.27%) WMI
5 1 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle
3 6 (6.82%) VMware
4 5 (5.68%) Citrix
5 4 (4.55%) Altiris
6 3 (3.41%) Red Gate
6 3 (3.41%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.27%) Symantec
8 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.14%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.14%) Splunk
8 1 (1.14%) Tableau
8 1 (1.14%) McAfee
8 1 (1.14%) webMethods
8 1 (1.14%) Reuters
8 1 (1.14%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.14%) Avaya
8 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.14%) HP