The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.15% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.03 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.55%
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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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 34 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 28.03% 28.81% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 35
Average daily rate £388 £300 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £385 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2000
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc