Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SQL Server 2000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2000 over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server 2000
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 223 220
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 +57
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 5 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.071% 0.048% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 0.17% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
City of London median daily rate £498 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% +9.02% +21.40%
10th Percentile £434 £450 £313
90th Percentile £549 £450 £636
Central London median daily rate £498 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +10.56% +9.02% +17.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 2000 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,768 1,727 1,872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.05% 27.83% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,476 1,388 1,506
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £661 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +10.81% -2.63% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
City of London median hourly rate £27.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% +12.50% +29.79%
10th Percentile £23.38 £42.50 £27.75
90th Percentile £33.25 £47.50 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -38.89% +16.13% +27.43%

SQL Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SQL Server 2000 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2000 in the City of London

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2000 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in the City of London

SQL Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2000 in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2000 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2000.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Cash Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) WMI
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) DTS
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) DTS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sun