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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 224 221 190
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -31
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 14 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.89% 0.85% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 16
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£300 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £223 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £409 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 - £25.00
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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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1565 1646 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.76% 19.78% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 826 757
Average daily rate £370 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 35
Average hourly rate £34.00 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.92 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
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 30 January 2015. 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
Surrey +1 6 £300 -7.69% 1
Berkshire +3 3 £328 -20.60% 2
Kent - 3 £263 -
Hampshire -20 2 £230 -34.28% 5
Buckinghamshire - - - -
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SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (73.53%) SQL
4 22 (64.71%) Windows
4 22 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
6 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 14 (41.18%) VMware
7 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
8 12 (35.29%) NetBackup
9 11 (32.35%) DHCP
9 11 (32.35%) DNS
10 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
10 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
10 10 (29.41%) C#
10 10 (29.41%) HTML
10 10 (29.41%) .NET
11 9 (26.47%) Clustering
11 9 (26.47%) Windows 2000
12 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
12 8 (23.53%) Symantec
12 8 (23.53%) Firewall
12 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
12 8 (23.53%) SCCM
12 8 (23.53%) WSUS
12 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (20.59%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (17.65%) IIS
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.76%) LiveCycle
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (5.88%) CMS
6 2 (5.88%) Sitefinity
7 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) DHCP
1 11 (32.35%) DNS
2 8 (23.53%) Firewall
3 7 (20.59%) SAN
4 5 (14.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.88%) FTP
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 7
6 3 (8.82%) EDRMS
7 2 (5.88%) DTS
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.94%) MS Access
8 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) DBA
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Designer
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
1 10 (29.41%) HTML
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) CSS
3 5 (14.71%) XML
4 4 (11.76%) Application Packaging
5 3 (8.82%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.82%) X-Windows
5 3 (8.82%) WinForms
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET
6 2 (5.88%) DHTML
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) CSS3
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Clustering
2 7 (20.59%) Blackberry
3 5 (14.71%) Open Source
4 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.82%) Replication
6 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 2000
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Performance Management
3 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.71%) TDD
3 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.76%) V-Model
4 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
5 3 (8.82%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) Validation
5 3 (8.82%) DSDM
5 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Content Management
6 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) C#
3 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
3 6 (17.65%) VBScript
4 5 (14.71%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.76%) VB
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) XAML
6 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) MCTS
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.76%) CCNA
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) vSphere
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 4 (11.76%) vCloud
5 3 (8.82%) DFS Replication
5 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) NetBackup
2 8 (23.53%) SCCM
2 8 (23.53%) WSUS
3 4 (11.76%) Backup Exec
3 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Symantec
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle
5 5 (14.71%) NetApp
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) Adobe
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco
6 4 (11.76%) Veritas
6 4 (11.76%) Sophos
6 4 (11.76%) Acronis
7 3 (8.82%) CA
7 3 (8.82%) Dell
7 3 (8.82%) EMC
7 3 (8.82%) IBM
8 2 (5.88%) Telerik
9 1 (2.94%) FalconStor
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