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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 605 535 464
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -71
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 42 105 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.82% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 72 98
Median daily rate £380 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £263 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £32.60 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.60 £39.25
% change year-on-year
- -16.95%

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
12131 12763 12597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.82% 22.87% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8221 8220 7924
Median daily rate £425 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 168 219
Median hourly rate £34.25 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £15.35 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -79 36 £393 +28.68% 22
London -46 8 £393 +20.76% 4
South West -3 7 £325 -0.38% 8
Scotland -13 6 £375 +9.48% 1
Tyne and Wear -46 5 £281 -4.66% 2
North East -48 5 £281 -4.66% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £281 - 1
Glasgow +8 4 £375 +29.31% 1
Yorkshire +2 4 £425 +26.86% 1
South East -12 4 £435 +27.94% 5
West Midlands -12 4 £413 +50.00% 1
East of England - 3 £475 - 1
Herefordshire - 3 £450 -
Bristol +8 2 £325 +20.37% 2
Gloucestershire +2 2 £325 -6.13% 3
Cirencester - 2 £325 -
Edinburgh - 2 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £475 -
City of London +24 1 £525 +61.53%
West Yorkshire +9 1 £425 +32.81%
North Yorkshire +8 1 £450 -18.18%
East Midlands +6 1 £400 +52.38%
Somerset +5 1 £413 -
Hampshire 0 1 £450 +32.35%
Bath -3 1 £413 -
Leeds -5 1 £425 +21.42%
South Yorkshire -6 1 - -
Coventry -7 1 £375 -
Bromley -15 1 £260 +1.96%
Ipswich - 1 - -

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 85 (80.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 83 (78.30%) SQL
4 76 (71.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (54.72%) T-SQL
6 51 (48.11%) Microsoft
7 42 (39.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (35.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (30.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (30.19%) .NET
10 28 (26.42%) Windows
11 26 (24.53%) C#
12 24 (22.64%) MS Excel
13 17 (16.04%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (15.09%) Clustering
15 15 (14.15%) Change Management
15 15 (14.15%) Finance
15 15 (14.15%) ITIL
15 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
15 15 (14.15%) Performance Monitoring
16 14 (13.21%) Release Management
16 14 (13.21%) Migration
16 14 (13.21%) SQL Server 2014
17 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
17 13 (12.26%) Service Delivery
17 13 (12.26%) XML
17 13 (12.26%) DTS
17 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET

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 10 (9.43%) IIS
2 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (4.72%) ArcGIS
4 5 (4.72%) ArcSDE
5 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.89%) SAS
7 1 (0.94%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.94%) JRun
7 1 (0.94%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 24 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) ArcView
3 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) DNS
2 4 (3.77%) Intranet
3 3 (2.83%) Internet
4 2 (1.89%) DHCP
4 2 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 85 (80.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 76 (71.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (39.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (35.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (30.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (13.21%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (12.26%) DTS
10 7 (6.60%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
11 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (5.66%) Oracle Database
11 6 (5.66%) RDBMS
12 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 5 (4.72%) Data Mining
12 5 (4.72%) GIS
12 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (3.77%) OLAP
13 4 (3.77%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.83%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.94%) FxCop
3 1 (0.94%) Moq
3 1 (0.94%) MSTest
3 1 (0.94%) NUnit
3 1 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (0.94%) Selenium
3 1 (0.94%) StyleCop
3 1 (0.94%) Subversion
3 1 (0.94%) Xcode
General
1 15 (14.15%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Marketing
3 6 (5.66%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Back Office
4 3 (2.83%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Local Government
6 1 (0.94%) Front Office
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (44.34%) DBA
2 46 (43.40%) SQL DBA
3 31 (29.25%) Developer
4 21 (19.81%) SQL Server DBA
5 16 (15.09%) Administrator
6 12 (11.32%) SQL Developer
7 10 (9.43%) Consultant
8 9 (8.49%) Analyst
9 8 (7.55%) .NET Developer
9 8 (7.55%) Applications Support
9 8 (7.55%) Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (7.55%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Architect
10 5 (4.72%) GIS Consultant
10 5 (4.72%) Production DBA
10 5 (4.72%) Senior DBA
10 5 (4.72%) Senior SQL DBA
10 5 (4.72%) T-SQL Developer
11 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Production DBA
11 4 (3.77%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.19%) .NET
2 13 (12.26%) XML
3 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.66%) Classic ASP
4 6 (5.66%) MDX
5 5 (4.72%) jQuery
5 5 (4.72%) Web Services
6 4 (3.77%) CSS
6 4 (3.77%) HTML
6 4 (3.77%) WCF
7 3 (2.83%) WPF
8 2 (1.89%) Ajax
8 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.89%) HTML5
8 2 (1.89%) RESTful
9 1 (0.94%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (0.94%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.94%) Ninject
9 1 (0.94%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (0.94%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.09%) Clustering
2 9 (8.49%) Replication
3 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.89%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
5 2 (1.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.94%) NHS
6 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.42%) Windows
2 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
3 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.89%) MVS
7 1 (0.94%) AIX
7 1 (0.94%) Android
7 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.94%) Linux
7 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.94%) Unix
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.04%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (14.15%) Change Management
2 15 (14.15%) ITIL
2 15 (14.15%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (13.21%) Migration
3 14 (13.21%) Release Management
4 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (12.26%) Service Delivery
5 11 (10.38%) High Availability
6 9 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.60%) Project Management
7 7 (6.60%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (6.60%) Web Development
8 6 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (5.66%) Direct Marketing
9 5 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.72%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.72%) Information Management
9 5 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (78.30%) SQL
2 58 (54.72%) T-SQL
3 26 (24.53%) C#
4 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
5 10 (9.43%) VB
6 9 (8.49%) VBA
7 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.66%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.66%) VBScript
9 4 (3.77%) Java
10 3 (2.83%) Perl
10 3 (2.83%) Python
11 2 (1.89%) C
11 2 (1.89%) C++
11 2 (1.89%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.77%) Degree
5 4 (3.77%) MCDBA
6 3 (2.83%) BC Cleared
6 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.89%) MCITP
7 2 (1.89%) MCSE
7 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) QA
2 6 (5.66%) SLA
3 4 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (3.77%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Perfmon
2 3 (2.83%) SCCM
2 3 (2.83%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 51 (48.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) ESRI
3 5 (4.72%) HP
3 5 (4.72%) ServiceNow
3 5 (4.72%) VMware
4 4 (3.77%) Meridio
5 3 (2.83%) Capita
5 3 (2.83%) Tableau
6 1 (0.94%) Adobe
6 1 (0.94%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
Warwickshire
Connectus
Rate: £33 - £40 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £380 per day
Posted: 22 days ago