The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 470 394 397
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 136 189 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.13% 1.64% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 102 122
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£325 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £328 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.34% -2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +15.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +35.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12018 11544 12124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.91% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7443 7141 7010
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 199 306
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
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

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

SQL Server 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Trend

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

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Server 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -79 116 £325 -16.66% 32
South East -9 44 £250 -37.50% 5
London -22 33 £370 -7.50% 8
North West -1 16 £320 - 7
Surrey - 16 £225 - 1
Manchester +3 15 £320 - 6
Scotland -10 12 £250 -19.35%
Berkshire +4 9 £418 +81.52% 3
East of England -21 9 £400 +14.28% 4
Edinburgh - 9 £225 -
Reading +7 7 £438 +90.21% 1
Hertfordshire -9 7 £400 +14.28% 3
Hampshire -25 7 £307 -23.31% 1
South West -31 7 £250 -28.82%
Gloucestershire - 7 £250 -
City of London -10 6 £325 -27.77% 2
Wales - 6 £465 -
Oxfordshire -2 4 £296 -
Cambridgeshire -3 3 £350 -30.00%
Birmingham -4 3 £425 +70.00%
West Midlands -16 3 £425 +70.00% 1
South Wales - 3 £455 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £320 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 £320 -
Newport - 3 £455 -
Glasgow -13 2 £308 +0.81%
Southampton - 2 £307 -
Northampton +5 1 - -
Leeds -4 1 £100 - 4

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 278 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 212 (76.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 208 (74.82%) SQL
4 189 (67.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 118 (42.45%) Windows
6 112 (40.29%) .NET
7 104 (37.41%) T-SQL
8 102 (36.69%) Microsoft
9 86 (30.94%) C#
10 80 (28.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 80 (28.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 70 (25.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 59 (21.22%) Clustering
13 55 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
14 53 (19.06%) ASP.NET
15 49 (17.63%) HTML
15 49 (17.63%) Security Cleared
15 49 (17.63%) Performance Tuning
16 48 (17.27%) SQL Server 2012
17 46 (16.55%) VB
18 45 (16.19%) DTS
19 39 (14.03%) SharePoint
19 39 (14.03%) IIS
20 38 (13.67%) MS Excel
21 37 (13.31%) XML
22 35 (12.59%) Oracle
23 34 (12.23%) JavaScript
23 34 (12.23%) SC Cleared
24 33 (11.87%) VB6
25 32 (11.51%) Replication

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 39 (14.03%) SharePoint
1 39 (14.03%) IIS
2 11 (3.96%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (3.24%) Documentum
4 9 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.88%) CMS
6 6 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.80%) MS Project Server
7 5 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.08%) SAS
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.72%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.72%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.91%) MS Office
3 6 (2.16%) MS Project
4 5 (1.80%) InfoPath
5 3 (1.08%) FastStats
5 3 (1.08%) SPSS
6 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.40%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.36%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.55%) SAN
2 10 (3.60%) Network Security
3 9 (3.24%) DNS
4 7 (2.52%) DHCP
5 5 (1.80%) Firewall
6 4 (1.44%) Internet
7 3 (1.08%) Intranet
7 3 (1.08%) NAS
8 2 (0.72%) FTP
8 2 (0.72%) HTTP
9 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 212 (76.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 189 (67.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 80 (28.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 80 (28.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (17.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (16.19%) DTS
7 24 (8.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (6.83%) Oracle Database
9 13 (4.68%) MySQL
9 13 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (3.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (3.60%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (3.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (3.24%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (2.52%) MS Access
13 6 (2.16%) EDRMS
13 6 (2.16%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 5 (1.80%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (8.27%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 16 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.52%) Expression Web
4 7 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (2.52%) MSBuild
4 7 (2.52%) NUnit
4 7 (2.52%) FrontPage
5 6 (2.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.08%) Toad
6 3 (1.08%) Subversion
6 3 (1.08%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.36%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.36%) MorphX
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.36%) Fiddler
General
1 22 (7.91%) Finance
2 12 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.24%) Marketing
4 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.08%) Advertising
5 3 (1.08%) Banking
6 2 (0.72%) Retail
6 2 (0.72%) Law
6 2 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (34.89%) Developer
2 75 (26.98%) DBA
3 64 (23.02%) SQL DBA
4 37 (13.31%) SQL Server DBA
5 31 (11.15%) Applications Support
6 29 (10.43%) SQL Developer
7 28 (10.07%) Analyst
8 22 (7.91%) .NET Developer
9 19 (6.83%) Administrator
10 17 (6.12%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.68%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (4.32%) Support Analyst
13 10 (3.60%) Programmer
14 9 (3.24%) Oracle DBA
14 9 (3.24%) Consultant
15 8 (2.88%) Technical Support
15 8 (2.88%) Senior Developer
15 8 (2.88%) Analyst Programmer
15 8 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 8 (2.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (40.29%) .NET
2 53 (19.06%) ASP.NET
3 49 (17.63%) HTML
4 37 (13.31%) XML
5 24 (8.63%) CSS
6 23 (8.27%) Web Services
7 21 (7.55%) COM+
8 19 (6.83%) jQuery
9 17 (6.12%) .NET Framework
10 15 (5.40%) Ajax
11 13 (4.68%) Classic ASP
12 11 (3.96%) ADO.NET
12 11 (3.96%) WCF
13 9 (3.24%) JSON
13 9 (3.24%) XSLT
14 8 (2.88%) MSMQ
15 7 (2.52%) Middleware
15 7 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (2.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 6 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 59 (21.22%) Clustering
2 32 (11.51%) Replication
3 7 (2.52%) W3C
4 5 (1.80%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.08%) NHS
5 3 (1.08%) Statistics
6 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.36%) PMI
7 1 (0.36%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.36%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.36%) Open Source
7 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 118 (42.45%) Windows
2 70 (25.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 55 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (6.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.96%) Windows XP
6 9 (3.24%) Windows Vista
7 7 (2.52%) Windows 2000
7 7 (2.52%) AIX
8 6 (2.16%) Solaris
8 6 (2.16%) UNIX
9 5 (1.80%) Linux
10 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.08%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.36%) HPUX
11 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (17.63%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (8.63%) OO
3 20 (7.19%) ITIL
4 19 (6.83%) MVC
5 17 (6.12%) CRM
6 16 (5.76%) Project Management
6 16 (5.76%) Database Security
7 15 (5.40%) Migration
7 15 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (4.32%) OOD
8 12 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (4.32%) Change Management
8 12 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (4.32%) Unit Testing
9 10 (3.60%) Use Case
9 10 (3.60%) Workflow
10 9 (3.24%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.24%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.24%) Load Balancing
10 9 (3.24%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 208 (74.82%) SQL
2 104 (37.41%) T-SQL
3 86 (30.94%) C#
4 46 (16.55%) VB
5 34 (12.23%) JavaScript
6 33 (11.87%) VB6
7 29 (10.43%) VBScript
8 26 (9.35%) VB.NET
9 19 (6.83%) Java
10 16 (5.76%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.24%) PL/SQL
11 9 (3.24%) VBA
12 4 (1.44%) Perl
13 3 (1.08%) X++
14 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.72%) Korn
15 1 (0.36%) XPath
15 1 (0.36%) XAML
15 1 (0.36%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.36%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 49 (17.63%) Security Cleared
2 34 (12.23%) SC Cleared
3 30 (10.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (5.04%) MCDBA
4 14 (5.04%) MCTS
5 12 (4.32%) MCITP
6 11 (3.96%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.52%) Degree
8 4 (1.44%) MCT
9 3 (1.08%) MCSE
10 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.36%) MCSA
11 1 (0.36%) CCNA
11 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.36%) OCP
11 1 (0.36%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) SLA
1 9 (3.24%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (8.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (2.88%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.16%) vSphere
4 6 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.08%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.08%) vCloud
7 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.72%) XenApp
7 2 (0.72%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (3.60%) SCOM
2 9 (3.24%) SCCM
3 7 (2.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (2.16%) Netcool
4 6 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (2.16%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.80%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.80%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.72%) WMI
8 2 (0.72%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.36%) WSUS
9 1 (0.36%) Netcool/Webtop
9 1 (0.36%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 102 (36.69%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.59%) Oracle
3 17 (6.12%) VMware
4 16 (5.76%) Veritas
5 14 (5.04%) Red Gate
6 9 (3.24%) Citrix
7 7 (2.52%) Symantec
8 6 (2.16%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.80%) Cisco
10 4 (1.44%) HP
11 3 (1.08%) McAfee
11 3 (1.08%) Sophos
11 3 (1.08%) Alterian
11 3 (1.08%) Acronis
11 3 (1.08%) NetApp
12 2 (0.72%) Altiris
12 2 (0.72%) Remedy
12 2 (0.72%) Dell
12 2 (0.72%) EMC
12 2 (0.72%) BMC
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