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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 197 194 215
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 45 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.61% 2.15% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 21
Average daily rate
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£250 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £279 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £326 £335
% change year-on-year
-4.98% -2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 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%
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
1723 1770 1831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.84% 20.01% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 948 887
Average daily rate £350 £368 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 50 49
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.80 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +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
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 27 August 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 27 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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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 - 16 £225 - 1
Berkshire +4 9 £418 +81.52% 5
Hampshire -18 7 £307 -23.31% 1
Oxfordshire 0 4 £296 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £320 -
East Sussex -8 1 £375 +3.44%
SQL Server 2000
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (86.57%) SQL
3 50 (74.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (67.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 35 (52.24%) Windows
6 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
6 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (34.33%) .NET
8 22 (32.84%) IIS
9 21 (31.34%) HTML
9 21 (31.34%) Clustering
10 20 (29.85%) T-SQL
10 20 (29.85%) XML
11 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET
11 19 (28.36%) C#
12 18 (26.87%) DTS
12 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
13 17 (25.37%) Java
14 16 (23.88%) VB
14 16 (23.88%) VB6
15 15 (22.39%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (22.39%) VB.NET
16 14 (20.90%) SAN
16 14 (20.90%) COM+
17 13 (19.40%) VBScript
17 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
18 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 11 (16.42%) MCTS
19 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
19 11 (16.42%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (32.84%) IIS
2 9 (13.43%) Documentum
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.48%) SAS
5 2 (2.99%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.49%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.49%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) SPSS
2 3 (4.48%) FastStats
3 2 (2.99%) MS Project
3 2 (2.99%) MS Office
4 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) SAN
2 3 (4.48%) DHCP
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) DNS
3 2 (2.99%) Intranet
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) FTP
4 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (74.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (67.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (26.87%) DTS
5 15 (22.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
8 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (8.96%) EDRMS
9 6 (8.96%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
12 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
13 2 (2.99%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.99%) Toad
4 2 (2.99%) Subversion
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.49%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.49%) XMLSpy
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.97%) Marketing
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Developer
1 17 (25.37%) DBA
2 15 (22.39%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) SQL DBA
4 8 (11.94%) Technical Support
5 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Administrator
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Programmer
7 4 (5.97%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (5.97%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Report Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) .NET
2 21 (31.34%) HTML
3 20 (29.85%) XML
4 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET
5 14 (20.90%) COM+
6 6 (8.96%) Web Services
7 3 (4.48%) Ajax
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.48%) jQuery
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (4.48%) J2EE
8 2 (2.99%) ADO.NET
8 2 (2.99%) Classic ASP
8 2 (2.99%) Fusebox
8 2 (2.99%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (2.99%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.99%) WCF
8 2 (2.99%) SOAP
8 2 (2.99%) WinForms
8 2 (2.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Clustering
2 3 (4.48%) Statistics
2 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.48%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) PMI
3 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.49%) Open Source
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (52.24%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.96%) Windows 2000
5 3 (4.48%) UNIX
6 2 (2.99%) Solaris
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (13.43%) CRM
3 8 (11.94%) Performance Management
4 7 (10.45%) Load Balancing
5 6 (8.96%) MVC
6 5 (7.46%) Workflow
6 5 (7.46%) Migration
6 5 (7.46%) Database Security
7 4 (5.97%) Change Management
7 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.99%) Web Development
9 2 (2.99%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.99%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.99%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 58 (86.57%) SQL
2 20 (29.85%) T-SQL
3 19 (28.36%) C#
4 17 (25.37%) Java
5 16 (23.88%) VB
5 16 (23.88%) VB6
6 15 (22.39%) VB.NET
7 13 (19.40%) VBScript
8 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.99%) Perl
11 1 (1.49%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.49%) XAML
11 1 (1.49%) XPath
11 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.49%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
3 11 (16.42%) MCTS
3 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.46%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.48%) vSphere
2 3 (4.48%) vCloud
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.46%) SCCM
3 4 (5.97%) SCOM
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.49%) WSUS
5 1 (1.49%) Netcool/Webtop
5 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.49%) Netcool
5 1 (1.49%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.42%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) Veritas
3 5 (7.46%) Symantec
4 4 (5.97%) VMware
4 4 (5.97%) Citrix
5 3 (4.48%) NetApp
5 3 (4.48%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.48%) Alterian
5 3 (4.48%) Sophos
5 3 (4.48%) Acronis
6 2 (2.99%) EMC
7 1 (1.49%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) Lotus