The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 18 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 North East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 57 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.07% - 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.57% - 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate £245 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 - £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 - £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £338 £341
% change year-on-year
-5.18% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £17.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+124.28% -44.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
196 76 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.97% 25.08% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 45 53
Average daily rate £275 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £227 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £550 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.90 £13.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +14.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2000
England

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 6 £245 - 2
Northumberland - - - -
SQL Server 2000
England

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (70.00%) Replication
3 7 (70.00%) Clustering
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) MCDBA
5 5 (50.00%) MCT
5 5 (50.00%) Veritas
6 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
8 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (20.00%) Migration
8 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (20.00%) Statistics
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
9 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) DBA
2 7 (70.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (40.00%) Server Support
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (20.00%) Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Development DBA
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Development DBA
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Replication
1 7 (70.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) MCDBA
3 5 (50.00%) MCT
4 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Veritas
3 1 (10.00%) Progress
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft