The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 206 196 210
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 4 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.016% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.078% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Average daily rate £350 £205 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.73% -41.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £205 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £205 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £274 £150 £238
% change year-on-year
+82.50% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £31.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.67 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+17.08% -47.44%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1273 1280 1532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.72% 20.54% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 872 1006
Average daily rate £400 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 74 92
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £135.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 2000 Server
London

Windows 2000 Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 Server across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 2000 Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows 2000 Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows 2000 Server Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Windows 2000 Server 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 Windows 2000 Server.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) HP
5 7 (58.33%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) Citrix
7 5 (41.67%) DNS
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
7 5 (41.67%) Change Management
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) DHCP
8 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (25.00%) IBM
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Windows 2000 Server 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 Windows 2000 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Project Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) Ionix
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) BMC
5 3 (25.00%) Remedy
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 1 (8.33%) F5
7 1 (8.33%) Altiris
7 1 (8.33%) Websense
7 1 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Sophos