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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Rank 535 481 404
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -77
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 90 137 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 1.15% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 96 102
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£330 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £468 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 15
Average hourly rate £33.55 £32.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.23% +6.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.51 £32.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.35 £32.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.23% +6.55%

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
13241 11948 11657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.61% 21.48% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8690 7380 7206
Average daily rate £401 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 179 204
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.47 £13.04 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.45 £67.00 £50.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -44 85 £333 +2.30% 23
London +22 37 £400 +8.10% 8
City of London +13 15 £450 +38.46%
Tyne and Wear -21 11 £275 -15.66% 1
North East -21 11 £275 -15.66% 1
Gloucestershire -2 8 £330 +32.00%
South West -9 8 £330 +32.00%
South East -56 8 £315 +26.00% 8
West Midlands +2 5 £358 -15.88% 2
East of England -1 5 £350 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire -25 5 £375 +275.00%
Cheltenham - 5 £333 -
Northampton 0 4 £165 -
Northamptonshire 0 4 £165 -
Sunderland -1 4 - -
East Midlands -4 4 £165 -
Wales -6 4 £330 -29.03%
South Wales -8 4 £330 -27.47%
Surrey -15 4 £308 +36.66%
West Yorkshire -19 4 £381 +281.25%
Leeds -24 4 £381 +281.25%
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 4 £275 -15.66% 1
Cardiff - 4 £330 -
Chelmsford - 4 £350 -
Essex - 4 £350 - 1
Guildford +1 3 £315 -
Bromley -3 3 £260 -
Warwickshire - 3 - - 1
Cirencester +5 2 £263 +5.00%
Hampshire -13 2 £306 -0.16% 2

SQL Server 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 192 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 139 (72.40%) SQL
3 106 (55.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 103 (53.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 98 (51.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 96 (50.00%) .NET
7 91 (47.40%) Microsoft
8 85 (44.27%) T-SQL
9 76 (39.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 66 (34.38%) C#
11 61 (31.77%) ASP.NET
12 59 (30.73%) Windows
13 55 (28.65%) VB
14 51 (26.56%) VB6
14 51 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 44 (22.92%) XML
16 41 (21.35%) HTML
17 40 (20.83%) Visual Studio
17 40 (20.83%) Finance
18 37 (19.27%) DTS
19 36 (18.75%) Web Services
20 32 (16.67%) IIS
20 32 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
21 28 (14.58%) MS Excel
22 27 (14.06%) VB.NET
23 26 (13.54%) VBScript
23 26 (13.54%) IBM
23 26 (13.54%) Migration
23 26 (13.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 25 (13.02%) FTP

SQL Server 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 32 (16.67%) IIS
2 5 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.08%) LiveCycle
4 3 (1.56%) JBoss
5 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.33%) MS Office
3 3 (1.56%) MS Project
4 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.04%) Sage BI
3 1 (0.52%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.52%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.52%) Primavera
3 1 (0.52%) Global One
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.02%) FTP
2 9 (4.69%) Internet
3 6 (3.13%) DHCP
3 6 (3.13%) DNS
4 4 (2.08%) SAN
5 3 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.04%) Intranet
6 2 (1.04%) LDAP
6 2 (1.04%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.04%) Firewall
6 2 (1.04%) VLAN
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.52%) Wireless
7 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 106 (55.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 103 (53.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 98 (51.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 76 (39.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 37 (19.27%) DTS
8 26 (13.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (8.85%) Oracle Database
10 16 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (5.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (5.21%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (5.21%) Relational Database
13 6 (3.13%) RDBMS
13 6 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (2.08%) ProClarity
14 4 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (2.08%) MS Access
15 3 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 32 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (9.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (5.73%) Subversion
5 10 (5.21%) JIRA
6 8 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 8 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (3.13%) NUnit
7 6 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.60%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (2.08%) ClearQuest
9 4 (2.08%) ClearCase
9 4 (2.08%) Toad
10 2 (1.04%) Log4Net
10 2 (1.04%) Selenium
10 2 (1.04%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.04%) Moq
11 1 (0.52%) MSBuild
General
1 40 (20.83%) Finance
2 22 (11.46%) Manufacturing
3 12 (6.25%) Banking
4 6 (3.13%) Automotive
5 5 (2.60%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.08%) Local Government
7 2 (1.04%) Marketing
7 2 (1.04%) Front Office
7 2 (1.04%) Back Office
7 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.04%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Games
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (35.94%) Developer
2 46 (23.96%) DBA
3 36 (18.75%) SQL DBA
4 25 (13.02%) Analyst
5 24 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 19 (9.90%) Programmer
7 18 (9.38%) .NET Developer
8 17 (8.85%) SQL Server DBA
9 15 (7.81%) VB Programmer
10 12 (6.25%) Administrator
11 11 (5.73%) C# Developer
12 10 (5.21%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.65%) Consultant
13 7 (3.65%) Support Analyst
13 7 (3.65%) Oracle DBA
14 6 (3.13%) Business Analyst
15 5 (2.60%) Architect
15 5 (2.60%) Senior Developer
15 5 (2.60%) Applications Support
15 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (50.00%) .NET
2 61 (31.77%) ASP.NET
3 44 (22.92%) XML
4 41 (21.35%) HTML
5 36 (18.75%) Web Services
6 22 (11.46%) .NET Framework
7 18 (9.38%) jQuery
7 18 (9.38%) ADO.NET
8 15 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (6.25%) COM+
9 12 (6.25%) WCF
10 11 (5.73%) Ajax
11 10 (5.21%) WSDL
11 10 (5.21%) CSS
12 9 (4.69%) XSL
12 9 (4.69%) XML Schema
13 7 (3.65%) SOAP
13 7 (3.65%) AngularJS
14 6 (3.13%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (3.13%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.98%) Replication
2 19 (9.90%) Clustering
3 16 (8.33%) NHS
4 7 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.08%) CMDB
6 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.04%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.04%) Statistics
7 2 (1.04%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.52%) EPoS
8 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.52%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 59 (30.73%) Windows
2 25 (13.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (7.29%) Linux
4 11 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.13%) UNIX
5 6 (3.13%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.60%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.08%) Solaris
8 3 (1.56%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (13.54%) Migration
2 21 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (10.94%) ETL
3 20 (10.42%) ITIL
4 19 (9.90%) MVC
5 16 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (7.29%) Change Management
7 13 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.77%) Project Management
7 13 (6.77%) Data Migration
8 12 (6.25%) CRM
9 11 (5.73%) Scrum
10 10 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.69%) OO
12 8 (4.17%) Asset Management
12 8 (4.17%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.17%) Unit Testing
12 8 (4.17%) Software Delivery
12 8 (4.17%) SDLC
13 7 (3.65%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 139 (72.40%) SQL
2 85 (44.27%) T-SQL
3 66 (34.38%) C#
4 55 (28.65%) VB
5 51 (26.56%) VB6
6 27 (14.06%) VB.NET
7 26 (13.54%) VBScript
8 19 (9.90%) PowerShell
8 19 (9.90%) JavaScript
9 12 (6.25%) PL/SQL
10 8 (4.17%) VBA
11 7 (3.65%) C++
11 7 (3.65%) Java
12 4 (2.08%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.04%) Korn
13 2 (1.04%) X++
14 1 (0.52%) XAML
14 1 (0.52%) Perl
14 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (8.33%) Degree
2 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.13%) MCDBA
5 5 (2.60%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.08%) MCAD
6 4 (2.08%) MCSD
6 4 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.04%) MCTS
7 2 (1.04%) MCSA
7 2 (1.04%) MCT
7 2 (1.04%) ISEB
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.52%) APMP
8 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.52%) SRDF
5 1 (0.52%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (2.08%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.56%) Control-M
3 1 (0.52%) Foglight
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.52%) WSUS
3 1 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 91 (47.40%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.54%) IBM
3 21 (10.94%) Oracle
4 8 (4.17%) Remedy
5 7 (3.65%) VMware
6 6 (3.13%) Veritas
7 4 (2.08%) Sybase
7 4 (2.08%) Adobe
8 3 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.56%) BMC
9 2 (1.04%) Apple
9 2 (1.04%) Sage
9 2 (1.04%) Sun
9 2 (1.04%) SAP
9 2 (1.04%) Telerik
9 2 (1.04%) Google
9 2 (1.04%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.04%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.04%) Cisco
10 1 (0.52%) SOASTA, Inc
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