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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 141 135 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 0.98% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £375 £311 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -4.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
668 711 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.89% 22.42% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 516 426
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 23
Average hourly rate £43.50 £30.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.62% -3.17%
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 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 13 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
Bristol -1 3 £375 +20.48%
SQL Server 2000
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (22.22%) VB6
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (22.22%) COM+
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) OLAP
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
6 2 (22.22%) VB
6 2 (22.22%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (22.22%) OLAP
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (11.11%) MS Access
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) MorphX
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Informatica Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Axapta Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET
3 2 (22.22%) COM+
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) WSDL
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) ETL
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) VB6
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft