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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
UK
Rank 555 560 481
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -79
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 36 58 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.36% 0.50% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 76
Median daily rate £375 £388 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £258 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £477 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year
- +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
9964 11671 11133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.28% 22.94% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6662 7819 7287
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 224 161
Median hourly rate £35.50 £28.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.78% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £14.46 £15.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +20 36 £375 -7.40% 10
London +8 16 £375 -11.50% 3
South East +24 6 £403 +11.03% 1
Yorkshire +10 6 £338 - 1
Hove - 4 £425 -
East Sussex - 4 £425 -
West Yorkshire +5 3 £375 -
West Midlands -8 3 £325 -11.86%
South Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
East of England +4 2 £388 -8.82% 1
Leeds +4 2 £406 -
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £388 -8.82%
City of London -8 2 £450 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
South West - 2 £344 - 1
North West +18 1 - - 1
Cambridge +3 1 £375 -11.76%
Birmingham -1 1 £325 -7.14%
Kent -5 1 £400 +60.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £275 -
Wiltshire - 1 £413 -
Chippenham - 1 £413 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £375 -
Bromley - 1 £218 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £513 -
Bradford - 1 £350 -
Cirencester - 1 £275 -
Dartford - 1 £400 -

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 92 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 64 (69.57%) SQL
3 59 (64.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 55 (59.78%) Microsoft
5 54 (58.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (47.83%) Windows
7 33 (35.87%) .NET
7 33 (35.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 30 (32.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (29.35%) Oracle
10 26 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (27.17%) T-SQL
12 22 (23.91%) Migration
13 20 (21.74%) VB
13 20 (21.74%) MS Excel
14 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (18.48%) C#
16 16 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (17.39%) Oracle Database
17 15 (16.30%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 14 (15.22%) Windows XP
18 14 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
19 13 (14.13%) Finance
19 13 (14.13%) Oracle Database 11g
19 13 (14.13%) VB6
19 13 (14.13%) VMware
19 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012

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 (6.52%) IIS
1 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.35%) SAS
4 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.09%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) MS Office
3 4 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) DNS
1 5 (5.43%) Intranet
2 3 (3.26%) DHCP
2 3 (3.26%) Internet
2 3 (3.26%) SAN
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (1.09%) IPsec
4 1 (1.09%) LAN
4 1 (1.09%) NAS
4 1 (1.09%) Network Security
4 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.09%) VPN
4 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (64.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 54 (58.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (35.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 30 (32.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (17.39%) Oracle Database
7 16 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (14.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (13.04%) MySQL
10 12 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
11 11 (11.96%) MS Access
12 9 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (9.78%) RDBMS
12 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
13 6 (6.52%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (5.43%) Ingres
14 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.17%) Toad
4 1 (1.09%) FxCop
4 1 (1.09%) Selenium
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.09%) StyleCop
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Advertising
3 2 (2.17%) Marketing
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Automotive
4 1 (1.09%) Electronics
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (41.30%) Developer
2 35 (38.04%) DBA
3 30 (32.61%) SQL DBA
4 15 (16.30%) SQL Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Administrator
6 10 (10.87%) VB Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Access Developer
7 9 (9.78%) VB6 Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Access VBA Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Excel Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Excel VBA Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (8.70%) VB VBA Developer
8 8 (8.70%) VBA Developer
9 7 (7.61%) .NET Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Developer
10 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.43%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) .NET
2 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
3 9 (9.78%) HTML
4 8 (8.70%) Web Services
5 7 (7.61%) CSS
6 6 (6.52%) Ajax
6 6 (6.52%) jQuery
6 6 (6.52%) XML
7 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.35%) JSON
9 3 (3.26%) Classic ASP
9 3 (3.26%) MDX
9 3 (3.26%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (3.26%) WCF
10 2 (2.17%) ADO.NET
10 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (2.17%) CSS3
10 2 (2.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.52%) NHS
2 5 (5.43%) Clustering
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle Licensing
3 4 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.35%) Replication
4 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.09%) CMDB
5 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.09%) Fintech
5 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (47.83%) Windows
2 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (15.22%) Windows XP
4 13 (14.13%) Windows Server
4 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (11.96%) Windows 10
7 10 (10.87%) Linux
8 8 (8.70%) Unix
9 4 (4.35%) MVS
9 4 (4.35%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.26%) Solaris
10 3 (3.26%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.09%) AIX
11 1 (1.09%) Android
11 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) Migration
2 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.30%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 12 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 10 (10.87%) High Availability
6 8 (8.70%) ETL
6 8 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (7.61%) ITIL
7 7 (7.61%) MVC
8 6 (6.52%) Project Management
9 5 (5.43%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.43%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.43%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (5.43%) Software Licensing
10 4 (4.35%) Database Security
10 4 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
11 3 (3.26%) Data Protection
11 3 (3.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (69.57%) SQL
2 25 (27.17%) T-SQL
3 20 (21.74%) VB
4 17 (18.48%) C#
5 13 (14.13%) VB6
6 11 (11.96%) VB.NET
6 11 (11.96%) VBA
7 8 (8.70%) PowerShell
8 7 (7.61%) C++
9 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
10 5 (5.43%) C
10 5 (5.43%) Java
11 4 (4.35%) MATLAB
11 4 (4.35%) R
12 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (1.09%) Perl
13 1 (1.09%) Python
13 1 (1.09%) Scala
13 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.78%) MCITP
4 8 (8.70%) MCDBA
5 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (3.26%) Degree
8 2 (2.17%) MCSE
9 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
1 2 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (5.43%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.17%) vSphere
6 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.09%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.09%) XenApp
6 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Data Guard
1 7 (7.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (5.43%) SCOM
3 4 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (2.17%) SCCM
4 2 (2.17%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.09%) Netcool
5 1 (1.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.09%) Netcool/Webtop
5 1 (1.09%) Simpana
5 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 55 (59.78%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.35%) Oracle
3 13 (14.13%) VMware
4 8 (8.70%) RedGate
5 3 (3.26%) Citrix
5 3 (3.26%) iManage
5 3 (3.26%) Symantec
6 2 (2.17%) Sybase
6 2 (2.17%) Veritas
7 1 (1.09%) Adobe
7 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.09%) Cognos
7 1 (1.09%) CommVault
7 1 (1.09%) HP
7 1 (1.09%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.09%) Lumension
7 1 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.09%) Remedy
7 1 (1.09%) SAP
7 1 (1.09%) Solace
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