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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
UK
Rank 557 578 516
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -62
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 44 58 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.51% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 74
Median daily rate £375 £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £343 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +28.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +28.96%

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
10161 11475 11660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.33% 22.42% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6910 7717 7480
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 197 161
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £16.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server 2000
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 43 £375 -6.25% 9
London +11 14 £370 -12.68%
South East +23 8 £401 -9.57% 3
Yorkshire +19 8 £363 +3.57% 2
East Sussex - 5 £414 -
Hove - 5 £414 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £325 -
North West +17 4 £375 +7.06% 2
Manchester +9 4 £375 +7.06% 2
West Midlands +9 4 £325 -7.14%
West Yorkshire +8 3 £375 - 1
East Midlands +1 2 £438 +2.94% 2
City of London -2 2 £450 -5.26%
East of England -6 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Norwich - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 £438 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £438 -
Norfolk - 2 - -
Scotland +16 1 - -
Kent +12 1 £400 +60.00%
Gloucestershire +2 1 £275 -15.38%
Cirencester 0 1 £275 -15.38%
Birmingham -1 1 £325 -7.14%
Warwickshire -2 1 - -
Leeds -5 1 £375 - 1
South West -5 1 £275 -26.66%
Surrey - 1 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 90 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (66.67%) SQL
3 54 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 54 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 48 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (47.78%) Windows
6 37 (41.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 36 (40.00%) .NET
8 29 (32.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (26.67%) Oracle
10 24 (26.67%) T-SQL
11 23 (25.56%) Migration
12 22 (24.44%) VB
13 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
13 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (20.00%) C#
15 16 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (15.56%) Oracle Database
18 13 (14.44%) VB6
18 13 (14.44%) Oracle Database 11g
18 13 (14.44%) Unit Testing
18 13 (14.44%) MySQL
18 13 (14.44%) Windows XP
18 13 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
19 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
19 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.67%) IIS
1 6 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (6.67%) SAS
2 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.22%) JBoss
4 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.11%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.11%) MS Office
3 5 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Intranet
2 5 (5.56%) DNS
2 5 (5.56%) SAN
3 4 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (2.22%) DHCP
4 2 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (1.11%) IPsec
5 1 (1.11%) LAN
5 1 (1.11%) NAS
5 1 (1.11%) Network Security
5 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.11%) VPN
5 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 48 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (41.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 29 (32.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (15.56%) Oracle Database
10 13 (14.44%) MySQL
10 13 (14.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (13.33%) MS Access
12 11 (12.22%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (8.89%) Oracle9i Database
15 6 (6.67%) Big Data
15 6 (6.67%) Hadoop
16 5 (5.56%) Ingres
16 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.22%) AccuRev
3 2 (2.22%) JIRA
3 2 (2.22%) Lombardi
3 2 (2.22%) Toad
4 1 (1.11%) FxCop
4 1 (1.11%) Selenium
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.11%) StyleCop
General
1 12 (13.33%) Banking
2 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Electronics
4 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (44.44%) Developer
2 31 (34.44%) DBA
3 26 (28.89%) SQL DBA
4 15 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 11 (12.22%) Administrator
6 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
6 10 (11.11%) VB Developer
7 9 (10.00%) Access Developer
7 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Access VBA Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Excel Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Excel VBA Developer
8 8 (8.89%) SSIS Developer
8 8 (8.89%) VB VBA Developer
8 8 (8.89%) VBA Developer
9 7 (7.78%) SQL Server DBA
10 6 (6.67%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.00%) .NET
2 10 (11.11%) HTML
3 9 (10.00%) CSS
4 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.78%) jQuery
6 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.67%) Web Services
6 6 (6.67%) XML
7 5 (5.56%) Ajax
7 5 (5.56%) WCF
8 4 (4.44%) JSON
9 3 (3.33%) WinForms
10 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.22%) Classic ASP
10 2 (2.22%) Dojo
10 2 (2.22%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.22%) Ext JS
10 2 (2.22%) MDX
10 2 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Clustering
3 6 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.56%) NHS
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Licensing
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) Replication
6 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.11%) CMDB
6 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.11%) Fintech
6 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (47.78%) Windows
2 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (14.44%) Windows XP
4 12 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.00%) Linux
6 7 (7.78%) Unix
7 6 (6.67%) MVS
8 2 (2.22%) Solaris
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.11%) Android
9 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) Migration
2 18 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (14.44%) Unit Testing
4 12 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 12 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (12.22%) High Availability
6 9 (10.00%) ETL
6 9 (10.00%) MVC
7 8 (8.89%) Virtual Environments
8 7 (7.78%) ITIL
9 6 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (5.56%) Data Migration
10 5 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.56%) Project Management
10 5 (5.56%) Software Licensing
11 4 (4.44%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.44%) Database Security
11 4 (4.44%) Functional Testing
11 4 (4.44%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 22 (24.44%) VB
4 18 (20.00%) C#
5 13 (14.44%) VB6
6 12 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 12 (13.33%) VBA
7 11 (12.22%) PowerShell
8 9 (10.00%) Java
9 8 (8.89%) C++
9 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
10 7 (7.78%) C
11 6 (6.67%) MATLAB
11 6 (6.67%) R
12 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (1.11%) Perl
13 1 (1.11%) Python
13 1 (1.11%) Scala
13 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.22%) MCITP
3 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.89%) MCDBA
5 5 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (5.56%) Degree
6 4 (4.44%) MCSE
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.11%) vSphere
6 1 (1.11%) XenApp
6 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Data Guard
1 7 (7.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (5.56%) SCOM
3 4 (4.44%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (3.33%) SCCM
4 3 (3.33%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Netcool
6 1 (1.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (1.11%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 54 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (26.67%) Oracle
3 9 (10.00%) VMware
4 8 (8.89%) RedGate
5 2 (2.22%) Citrix
5 2 (2.22%) IBM
5 2 (2.22%) iManage
5 2 (2.22%) Sencha
5 2 (2.22%) Sybase
5 2 (2.22%) Symantec
5 2 (2.22%) Veritas
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
6 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.11%) Cognos
6 1 (1.11%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.11%) Lumension
6 1 (1.11%) Remedy
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Tableau
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