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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 612 577 520
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -57
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 41 86 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.65% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 55 83
Median daily rate £325 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £260 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £316
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £29.60 £33.55 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.77% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.92 £29.51 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.28 £33.55 £30.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.60 £33.55 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-11.77% +54.25%

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
12107 13315 12485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.68% 22.96% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8012 8809 7930
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 194 202
Median hourly rate £38.00 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

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 29 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

SQL Server 2000 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 September 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 -31 38 £325 - 13
North West +17 10 £300 -29.61% 3
London -31 9 £325 -10.95% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £450 - 2
South West +10 5 £325 -2.25% 1
Merseyside +8 5 £300 -14.28%
West Midlands -34 5 £215 -49.41%
West Yorkshire - 5 £463 - 1
Leeds - 5 £463 - 1
Bromley 0 3 £210 -19.23%
Liverpool - 3 £300 -
County Antrim - 3 £200 -
Belfast - 3 £200 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £200 -
South East +12 2 - - 3
East of England +10 2 £225 -13.46%
Staffordshire -3 2 - -
Cheltenham -4 2 £325 -8.12%
Gloucestershire -6 2 £325 -2.25%
Hertfordshire - 2 £225 -
Bristol - 2 £381 -
Cumbria - 2 £375 -
Manchester - 2 £199 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -
Watford - 2 £225 -
Buckinghamshire +15 1 - - 2
Milton Keynes +12 1 - - 1
City of London -1 1 - - 1
Warwickshire -6 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £438 -

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (81.33%) SQL
3 49 (65.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 44 (58.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 37 (49.33%) T-SQL
7 24 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (28.00%) Windows
9 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (21.33%) Degree
11 16 (21.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (20.00%) .NET
13 14 (18.67%) SharePoint
14 13 (17.33%) Oracle
14 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (17.33%) Finance
14 13 (17.33%) VMware
14 13 (17.33%) Clustering
15 12 (16.00%) Replication
15 12 (16.00%) ITIL
16 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
16 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
16 11 (14.67%) Migration
16 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
16 11 (14.67%) Windows Server
17 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
17 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (13.33%) High Availability

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 14 (18.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.33%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) DNS
2 5 (6.67%) DHCP
3 3 (4.00%) Internet
3 3 (4.00%) Intranet
4 2 (2.67%) Firewall
4 2 (2.67%) SAN
5 1 (1.33%) Network Security
5 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (65.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 44 (58.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (21.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
9 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 8 (10.67%) RDBMS
9 8 (10.67%) Relational Database
9 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (9.33%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (8.00%) Data Mining
11 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (5.33%) DTS
14 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.67%) Toad
4 1 (1.33%) FxCop
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.33%) Selenium
4 1 (1.33%) StyleCop
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Automotive
3 2 (2.67%) Law
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) DBA
2 33 (44.00%) SQL DBA
3 28 (37.33%) Developer
4 16 (21.33%) SQL Developer
5 11 (14.67%) SQL Server DBA
6 6 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.33%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared DBA
8 4 (5.33%) SQL Database Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Data Migration Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Production DBA
9 3 (4.00%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) T-SQL Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Business Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) .NET
2 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (13.33%) HTML
3 10 (13.33%) Web Services
4 8 (10.67%) CSS
4 8 (10.67%) XML
5 6 (8.00%) Classic ASP
5 6 (8.00%) jQuery
6 5 (6.67%) Ajax
7 4 (5.33%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.00%) MDX
9 2 (2.67%) ADO.NET
9 2 (2.67%) COM+
9 2 (2.67%) WSDL
9 2 (2.67%) XML Schema
9 2 (2.67%) XSL
10 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.33%) JSON
10 1 (1.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Clustering
2 12 (16.00%) Replication
3 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) NHS
5 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.33%) CMDB
6 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.33%) Fintech
6 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Licensing
6 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (14.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.67%) Linux
5 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.33%) Unix
7 3 (4.00%) Solaris
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Vista
7 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.33%) AIX
9 1 (1.33%) Android
9 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (16.00%) ITIL
3 11 (14.67%) Migration
4 10 (13.33%) High Availability
5 9 (12.00%) Change Management
5 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.67%) Coaching
7 7 (9.33%) Problem Management
7 7 (9.33%) Release Management
7 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.00%) ETL
8 6 (8.00%) MVC
8 6 (8.00%) QMS
8 6 (8.00%) Quality Management
8 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.67%) Data Management
9 5 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 61 (81.33%) SQL
2 37 (49.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.67%) C#
4 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.67%) C++
6 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.67%) VB
6 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.67%) VB6
7 1 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) Degree
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
4 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.33%) MCSE
6 6 (8.00%) MCDBA
7 4 (5.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (4.00%) MCITP
8 3 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (2.67%) HND
9 2 (2.67%) MCP
10 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) SLA
2 6 (8.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (5.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (4.00%) QA
5 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.67%) vSphere
4 4 (5.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.33%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.33%) XenApp
6 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Perfmon
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.67%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (2.67%) Simpana
4 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Netcool
4 1 (1.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (1.33%) Netcool/Webtop
4 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) Oracle
2 13 (17.33%) VMware
3 10 (13.33%) HP
4 8 (10.67%) ServiceNow
5 6 (8.00%) Citrix
5 6 (8.00%) Meridio
6 4 (5.33%) iManage
7 3 (4.00%) CommVault
8 2 (2.67%) Civica
8 2 (2.67%) Dell
8 2 (2.67%) Sybase
8 2 (2.67%) Symantec
8 2 (2.67%) Veritas
9 1 (1.33%) Capita
9 1 (1.33%) Cognos
9 1 (1.33%) Compuware
9 1 (1.33%) Recommind
9 1 (1.33%) RedGate
9 1 (1.33%) SmartStream
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