The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 127 108 107
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 3 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.098% 0.87% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 4.17% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 7
Average daily rate
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£343 £396 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.56% +13.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £298 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £454 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £336
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £39.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +84.70%
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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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
620 552 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.20% 20.79% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 285 283
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £33.75 £18.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -64.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £15.38 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.15 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) MCTS
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (20.00%) SQLite
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQLite
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft