The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 242 248 219
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -29
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 4 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 0.89% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 18
Average daily rate £388 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £325 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £145.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £28.69 £90.00
% change year-on-year
+28.96% -68.12%
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1761 1694 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.57% 17.75% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 979 900
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 35 64
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £18.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +6 3 £425 +84.78%
Kent -9 1 £250 -4.76%
SQL Server 2000
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) VBScript
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (26.67%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) Retail
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (20.00%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) FTP
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (20.00%) DTS
6 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (6.67%) OLAP
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DBA
1 8 (53.33%) SQL DBA
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (33.33%) Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (20.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Ajax
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) DHTML
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) WinForms
3 3 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) AIX
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) VBScript
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica