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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 120 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 3 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.53% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 2.19% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Average daily rate
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£335 £350 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +89.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £270 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £375 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £295 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.77% -13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -29.28%
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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
642 594 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.94% 24.05% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 283 262
Average daily rate £370 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 20
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +111.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 27 November 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (80.00%) C#
4 11 (73.33%) .NET
5 8 (53.33%) VBA
5 8 (53.33%) MS Office
5 8 (53.33%) CMS
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) Web Services
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle
10 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (13.33%) MVC
10 2 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
10 2 (13.33%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
11 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (6.67%) Workflow
11 1 (6.67%) Objective-C

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) CMS
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project Server
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) InfoPath
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.67%) SQLite
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Support
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Microstrategy Developer
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms
4 1 (6.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Workflow
2 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) VBA
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy