The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 28 July 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 England 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 502 458 479
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +21
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 55 92 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 0.88% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 46 48
Average daily rate
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£325 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £198 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.83% -2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £16.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £10.77 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £37.10 £26.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11276 10478 11291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.84% 22.49% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6488 5854 5678
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 972 989 1187
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows 2000 Server
UK

Windows 2000 Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows 2000 Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows 2000 Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Windows 2000 Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows 2000 Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows 2000 Server Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Windows 2000 Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
London +21 25 £375 +42.85% 3
South East -43 19 £290 -9.65% 3
East Midlands -1 4 - -
Yorkshire -3 2 £210 -23.63% 5
North West -10 2 £200 -12.28% 3
West Midlands -12 1 - - 1
South West -33 1 £210 -50.58% 4
East of England -40 1 - -
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Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (76.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 70 (59.83%) Active Directory
4 67 (57.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (50.43%) Microsoft
6 45 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 45 (38.46%) VMware
7 30 (25.64%) Citrix
8 27 (23.08%) DNS
9 26 (22.22%) Cisco
9 26 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (21.37%) Windows 7
11 24 (20.51%) MCSE
12 23 (19.66%) Windows XP
12 23 (19.66%) TCP/IP
12 23 (19.66%) DHCP
13 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
13 21 (17.95%) Blackberry
13 21 (17.95%) Clustering
14 20 (17.09%) Firewall
15 19 (16.24%) MS Office
15 19 (16.24%) LAN
15 19 (16.24%) WAN
15 19 (16.24%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (15.38%) ITIL
17 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2010
18 16 (13.68%) SCOM
18 16 (13.68%) Migration
18 16 (13.68%) SQL

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 45 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (12.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (7.69%) IIS
6 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2000
6 7 (5.98%) Lync
7 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 3 (2.56%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.85%) Quickr
10 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (16.24%) MS Office
2 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.08%) DNS
2 23 (19.66%) TCP/IP
2 23 (19.66%) DHCP
3 20 (17.09%) Firewall
4 19 (16.24%) LAN
4 19 (16.24%) WAN
5 15 (12.82%) SAN
6 8 (6.84%) VPN
6 8 (6.84%) VoIP
7 6 (5.13%) ISDN
7 6 (5.13%) Internet
8 5 (4.27%) RTP
8 5 (4.27%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (4.27%) SSL
8 5 (4.27%) NetScreen
9 4 (3.42%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.56%) Broadband
10 3 (2.56%) NAS
10 3 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Toad
1 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (11.97%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Local Government
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Military
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (17.95%) Analyst
2 19 (16.24%) Support Engineer
3 18 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 13 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 13 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (8.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.84%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Wintel Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) IT Support
9 6 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) DBA
9 6 (5.13%) Technical Support
9 6 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Administrator
10 5 (4.27%) SQL DBA
10 5 (4.27%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) .NET
2 3 (2.56%) Flash
2 3 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (0.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.85%) COM+
3 1 (0.85%) SOAP
3 1 (0.85%) Web Services
3 1 (0.85%) XML
3 1 (0.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Blackberry
1 21 (17.95%) Clustering
2 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.42%) Replication
3 4 (3.42%) iPhone
4 2 (1.71%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.71%) Handset
4 2 (1.71%) NHS
4 2 (1.71%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) FMCG
5 1 (0.85%) iSeries
5 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (76.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 67 (57.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (21.37%) Windows 7
5 23 (19.66%) Windows XP
6 19 (16.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (9.40%) Windows 2000
8 9 (7.69%) Windows NT
8 9 (7.69%) UNIX
9 7 (5.98%) Solaris
9 7 (5.98%) Windows 8
10 6 (5.13%) Linux
10 6 (5.13%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.56%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.71%) HPUX
13 1 (0.85%) AIX
13 1 (0.85%) SUSE
13 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.85%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.38%) ITIL
2 16 (13.68%) Migration
3 14 (11.97%) Change Management
4 11 (9.40%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (6.84%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.98%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.27%) Project Management
8 4 (3.42%) Service Management
8 4 (3.42%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.42%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.42%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.42%) Release Management
9 3 (2.56%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.56%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.71%) CRM
10 2 (1.71%) Web Development
10 2 (1.71%) Time Management
10 2 (1.71%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.68%) SQL
2 10 (8.55%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.84%) Java
4 6 (5.13%) C#
5 5 (4.27%) C++
5 5 (4.27%) VB
6 4 (3.42%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.42%) VBScript
7 3 (2.56%) Perl
8 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (20.51%) MCSE
3 13 (11.11%) MCITP
4 12 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (9.40%) CCNA
6 9 (7.69%) MCTS
7 5 (4.27%) Degree
7 5 (4.27%) MCP
7 5 (4.27%) CCVP
7 5 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.85%) MCSA
10 1 (0.85%) CCNP
10 1 (0.85%) CNE
10 1 (0.85%) Novell Certification
10 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (59.83%) Active Directory
2 26 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.82%) vSphere
4 14 (11.97%) VMware ESX
5 11 (9.40%) Hyper-V
6 7 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.27%) XenApp
7 5 (4.27%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.42%) MetaFrame
8 4 (3.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (3.42%) UAG
9 3 (2.56%) vCloud
9 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.71%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.71%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.71%) Samba
11 1 (0.85%) XenServer
11 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (13.68%) SCOM
2 9 (7.69%) SCCM
3 3 (2.56%) BladeLogic
3 3 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.56%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.71%) MOM
4 2 (1.71%) WMI
4 2 (1.71%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.71%) Control-M
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.71%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.71%) WSUS
4 2 (1.71%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.85%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (50.43%) Microsoft
2 45 (38.46%) VMware
3 30 (25.64%) Citrix
4 26 (22.22%) Cisco
5 14 (11.97%) HP
6 11 (9.40%) Oracle
7 10 (8.55%) Dell
8 6 (5.13%) IBM
8 6 (5.13%) NetApp
9 5 (4.27%) Remedy
9 5 (4.27%) Avaya
9 5 (4.27%) Juniper
9 5 (4.27%) BMC
10 4 (3.42%) Intel
10 4 (3.42%) Apple
10 4 (3.42%) Symantec
11 3 (2.56%) F5
11 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.56%) Veritas
11 3 (2.56%) Lotus
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