The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South East region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 198 200 207
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 46 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 2.18% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 26
Average daily rate
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£250 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £328 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +35.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1702 1654 1801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.49% 19.51% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 978 875 912
Average daily rate £350 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 53
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.09% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £17.05 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £47.50 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server 2000
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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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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 +9 16 £225 - 2
Berkshire -3 7 £460 - 1
Hampshire -17 7 £349 -12.87% 1
Oxfordshire +1 4 £296 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £320 - 1
East Sussex -3 1 £375 +3.44%
Kent - - - -
SQL Server 2000
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 69 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (81.16%) SQL
3 46 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (63.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 35 (50.72%) Windows
6 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
7 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (30.43%) .NET
9 20 (28.99%) IIS
10 19 (27.54%) T-SQL
10 19 (27.54%) HTML
11 18 (26.09%) Security Cleared
12 17 (24.64%) Clustering
12 17 (24.64%) Java
12 17 (24.64%) C#
12 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET
12 17 (24.64%) DTS
13 16 (23.19%) XML
13 16 (23.19%) VB
13 16 (23.19%) VB6
14 14 (20.29%) SAN
14 14 (20.29%) COM+
15 13 (18.84%) VB.NET
15 13 (18.84%) Oracle
15 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
16 12 (17.39%) VBScript
17 11 (15.94%) CRM
17 11 (15.94%) Active Directory
17 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 20 (28.99%) IIS
2 9 (13.04%) Documentum
3 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.35%) SAS
5 2 (2.90%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.45%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.45%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Office
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Project
2 4 (5.80%) FastStats
3 3 (4.35%) SPSS
4 1 (1.45%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) SAN
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) Intranet
3 2 (2.90%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) DHCP
4 1 (1.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (63.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (24.64%) DTS
5 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database
6 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (8.70%) EDRMS
8 6 (8.70%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
10 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.90%) OLTP
11 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.90%) Toad
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.45%) XMLSpy
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.45%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Developer
1 15 (21.74%) Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) DBA
3 9 (13.04%) SQL DBA
4 8 (11.59%) Technical Support
5 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Administrator
5 6 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Programmer
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (5.80%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.35%) Report Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) .NET
2 19 (27.54%) HTML
3 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET
4 16 (23.19%) XML
5 14 (20.29%) COM+
6 4 (5.80%) Web Services
7 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (4.35%) J2EE
8 2 (2.90%) Classic ASP
8 2 (2.90%) Spring
8 2 (2.90%) Ajax
8 2 (2.90%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.90%) Fusebox
8 2 (2.90%) jQuery
9 1 (1.45%) WCF
9 1 (1.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (1.45%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Clustering
2 3 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.45%) Open Source
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) PMI
3 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.72%) Windows
2 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 2000
5 3 (4.35%) UNIX
6 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.90%) Solaris
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) CRM
2 10 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (10.14%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.70%) Project Management
5 5 (7.25%) Workflow
5 5 (7.25%) Performance Management
5 5 (7.25%) Database Security
6 4 (5.80%) MVC
6 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.80%) Change Management
6 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.35%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.90%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Migration
8 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.90%) UML
8 2 (2.90%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.90%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 56 (81.16%) SQL
2 19 (27.54%) T-SQL
3 17 (24.64%) C#
3 17 (24.64%) Java
4 16 (23.19%) VB
4 16 (23.19%) VB6
5 13 (18.84%) VB.NET
6 12 (17.39%) VBScript
7 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.45%) XPath
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.45%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.04%) MCTS
3 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.14%) XenApp
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.90%) XenServer
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
5 1 (1.45%) vCloud
5 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) SCCM
2 6 (8.70%) WSUS
3 5 (7.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (5.80%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.45%) Netcool
5 1 (1.45%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.45%) Netcool/Webtop
5 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle
3 9 (13.04%) Citrix
4 7 (10.14%) VMware
5 5 (7.25%) HP
5 5 (7.25%) CA
5 5 (7.25%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.35%) NetApp
6 3 (4.35%) Veritas
6 3 (4.35%) Symantec
6 3 (4.35%) Alterian
7 2 (2.90%) EMC
7 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.45%) Sophos
8 1 (1.45%) RedPrairie
8 1 (1.45%) Acronis
8 1 (1.45%) AppSense
8 1 (1.45%) Lotus
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco
8 1 (1.45%) Adobe
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