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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 115 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 12 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.19% 1.41% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
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£250 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -22.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +28.42%
SQL Server 2000
UK

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
548 496 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.66% 19.88% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 214 208
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £34.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.28% +71.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.95 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh - 9 £225 -
Glasgow -13 2 £308 +0.81%
Aberdeen - - - -
SQL Server 2000
UK

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 18 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
4 14 (50.00%) C#
4 14 (50.00%) .NET
5 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
6 12 (42.86%) SharePoint
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (39.29%) SQL
8 10 (35.71%) Clustering
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (32.14%) MS Office
9 9 (32.14%) Windows
10 8 (28.57%) VBA
10 8 (28.57%) CMS
11 7 (25.00%) SAN
11 7 (25.00%) Veritas
11 7 (25.00%) Netcool
11 7 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 7 (25.00%) AIX
11 7 (25.00%) IIS
11 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
13 5 (17.86%) Solaris
13 5 (17.86%) Linux
13 5 (17.86%) OO
13 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
13 5 (17.86%) Software Distribution
13 5 (17.86%) NAS

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 8 (28.57%) CMS
3 7 (25.00%) IIS
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (14.29%) MS Project Server
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) InfoPath
2 4 (14.29%) MS Project
3 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) NAS
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 18 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.57%) Microstrategy Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) AIX
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Solaris
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
4 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) OO
1 5 (17.86%) Software Distribution
2 4 (14.29%) Workflow
2 4 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) OOD
4 1 (3.57%) MVC
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) VBA
4 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) XenApp
1 2 (7.14%) DFS Replication
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
1 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Netcool
1 7 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
3 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (7.14%) SCOM
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Veritas
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) McAfee
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) MicroStrategy