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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 348 341 314
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -27
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 43 52 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 1.04% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 35
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£350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £228 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £50.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 - £25.00
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
4787 5006 4526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.79% 22.86% 23.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3399 3478 3146
Average daily rate £445 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £33.35 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.02% +21.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £18.00 £18.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £57.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +1 9 £350 -8.49% 1
SQL Server 2000
England

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (72.50%) SQL
3 57 (71.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 53 (66.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (47.50%) Windows
6 36 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (43.75%) .NET
8 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
9 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (36.25%) C#
10 26 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (31.25%) T-SQL
12 24 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 23 (28.75%) CRM
14 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 19 (23.75%) Windows XP
16 16 (20.00%) QA
17 14 (17.50%) Windows Vista
17 14 (17.50%) Billing
17 14 (17.50%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (17.50%) MS Access
18 13 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (16.25%) Web Services
18 13 (16.25%) Finance
19 12 (15.00%) IIS
19 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (13.75%) Oracle
20 11 (13.75%) DTS

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 14 (17.50%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (15.00%) IIS
3 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.75%) Confluence
4 2 (2.50%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.25%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) FTP
1 6 (7.50%) HTTP
2 5 (6.25%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) Intranet
3 3 (3.75%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) SAN
4 2 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (71.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 53 (66.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (17.50%) MS Access
7 13 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (13.75%) DTS
10 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
11 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
12 6 (7.50%) EDRMS
12 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
13 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (3.75%) ReportNet
14 3 (3.75%) Cognos Powerplay
14 3 (3.75%) Cognos Query Studio
14 3 (3.75%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 3 (3.75%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.75%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.50%) NUnit
4 2 (2.50%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.50%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.25%) MSTest
5 1 (1.25%) Expression Web
5 1 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.25%) Moq
5 1 (1.25%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.25%) FrontPage
5 1 (1.25%) MorphX
5 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 14 (17.50%) Billing
2 13 (16.25%) Finance
3 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.50%) Marketing
5 3 (3.75%) Local Government
5 3 (3.75%) Games
6 2 (2.50%) Publishing
7 1 (1.25%) Front Office
7 1 (1.25%) Back Office
7 1 (1.25%) Law
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
7 1 (1.25%) Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) DBA
2 22 (27.50%) SQL DBA
3 17 (21.25%) Developer
4 14 (17.50%) Applications Support
5 12 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (11.25%) Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) SCCM Specialist
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Cognos Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.75%) .NET
2 13 (16.25%) Web Services
3 10 (12.50%) XML
4 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.00%) HTML
6 7 (8.75%) WCF
7 6 (7.50%) CSS
8 3 (3.75%) SOAP
8 3 (3.75%) XSLT
8 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.75%) jQuery
9 2 (2.50%) LINQ
9 2 (2.50%) HTML5
9 2 (2.50%) ActiveX
9 2 (2.50%) XHTML
9 2 (2.50%) DHTML
9 2 (2.50%) ADO
10 1 (1.25%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.25%) XSD
10 1 (1.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) IVR
3 7 (8.75%) Clustering
4 6 (7.50%) Replication
5 4 (5.00%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.00%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.50%) User Experience
6 2 (2.50%) NHS
6 2 (2.50%) W3C
7 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.25%) Open Source
7 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (47.50%) Windows
2 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (23.75%) Windows XP
5 14 (17.50%) Windows Vista
6 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.75%) UNIX
7 3 (3.75%) Linux
8 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.25%) AIX
9 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) CRM
2 9 (11.25%) OO
2 9 (11.25%) Database Security
3 8 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (8.75%) ITIL
4 7 (8.75%) OOP
4 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.50%) Workflow
6 5 (6.25%) Migration
6 5 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.25%) Direct Marketing
7 4 (5.00%) Database Tuning
7 4 (5.00%) High Availability
7 4 (5.00%) Change Management
7 4 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.75%) Information Management
8 3 (3.75%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.75%) Scrum
8 3 (3.75%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (72.50%) SQL
2 29 (36.25%) C#
3 25 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.00%) VBScript
7 3 (3.75%) VB
7 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.75%) VB6
7 3 (3.75%) Java
8 2 (2.50%) VBA
9 1 (1.25%) Python
9 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.25%) X++
9 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.25%) PHP
9 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) MCSE
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.25%) MCITP
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
1 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) WCAG
2 2 (2.50%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) vSphere
2 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.25%) XenApp
3 1 (1.25%) XenServer
3 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) SCCM
2 5 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.25%) SCOM
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Citrix
3 5 (6.25%) Altiris
4 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) Cognos
5 2 (2.50%) Open Text
5 2 (2.50%) RedDot
5 2 (2.50%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.25%) Splunk
6 1 (1.25%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.25%) EMC
6 1 (1.25%) Telerik
6 1 (1.25%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.25%) Sage
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