The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 131 139 124
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% 0.69% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£326 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.43% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.60 £39.25 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.95% +36.52%
SQL Server 2000
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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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
652 729 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.75% 22.59% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 462 325
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.60 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2000
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Somerset - 5 - -
Gloucestershire -13 2 £346 +20.43% 1
Bristol +5 1 £270 -43.15%
Wiltshire - 1 £310 -
SQL Server 2000
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (72.22%) C#
3 13 (72.22%) .NET
4 12 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 10 (55.56%) VB6
6 10 (55.56%) VB
6 10 (55.56%) VB.NET
6 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (44.44%) Web Services
8 7 (38.89%) IIS
8 7 (38.89%) HTML
9 6 (33.33%) Oracle
9 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
10 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (27.78%) Software Deployment
10 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
10 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
10 5 (27.78%) SOA
10 5 (27.78%) MS Access
10 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
10 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (22.22%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) LiveCycle
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Project
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (27.78%) MS Access
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (16.67%) DTS
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (5.56%) MorphX
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (22.22%) Programmer
4 3 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Lead Architect
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) VB Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (5.56%) VB Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) WSDL
6 3 (16.67%) XML Schema
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) XSL
7 2 (11.11%) COM+
8 1 (5.56%) LINQ
8 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
8 1 (5.56%) XHTML
8 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Software Deployment
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (27.78%) SOA
1 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) TDD
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) V-Model
2 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) VB6
3 10 (55.56%) VB
3 10 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.11%) VBA
6 2 (11.11%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) X++
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe