The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 512 501 447
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -54
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 68 57 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.52% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 54
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£325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £193 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £33.20 £24.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -36.70%
Windows 2000 Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11904 11057 10211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.82% 23.25% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7151 6338 5493
Average daily rate £363 £362 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% +3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 1018 1043
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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
South East -8 32 £313 +13.72% 6
London -15 11 £345 +15.00% 8
South West -28 9 £254 -21.92% 2
West Midlands - 7 - - 4
East of England -13 3 £325 +160.00%
East Midlands - 3 - -
North West - 2 £165 - 5
Yorkshire -9 1 £413 +65.00% 2
Windows 2000 Server
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Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Windows
2 101 (82.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 81 (66.39%) Active Directory
4 69 (56.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (49.18%) Microsoft
6 51 (41.80%) VMware
7 45 (36.89%) Citrix
8 40 (32.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (30.33%) DNS
10 36 (29.51%) LAN
11 35 (28.69%) MS Exchange
12 34 (27.87%) WAN
13 30 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (24.59%) MS Excel
14 27 (22.13%) Windows XP
14 27 (22.13%) DHCP
14 27 (22.13%) Clustering
14 27 (22.13%) Windows 7
15 25 (20.49%) Finance
15 25 (20.49%) MCSE
16 24 (19.67%) SAN
16 24 (19.67%) Cisco
17 22 (18.03%) Firewall
17 22 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
18 21 (17.21%) ITIL
19 20 (16.39%) Blackberry
20 18 (14.75%) Windows 2000
20 18 (14.75%) SharePoint
21 17 (13.93%) Change Management
21 17 (13.93%) SCOM

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 35 (28.69%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.75%) SharePoint
3 16 (13.11%) IIS
4 15 (12.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (9.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (8.20%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (3.28%) IBM Notes
11 3 (2.46%) Quickr
11 3 (2.46%) Lync
12 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
13 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.82%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 30 (24.59%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.93%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (30.33%) DNS
2 36 (29.51%) LAN
3 34 (27.87%) WAN
4 27 (22.13%) DHCP
5 24 (19.67%) SAN
6 22 (18.03%) Firewall
7 16 (13.11%) TCP/IP
8 13 (10.66%) NAS
9 9 (7.38%) Internet
10 7 (5.74%) SNMP
11 5 (4.10%) VPN
11 5 (4.10%) VoIP
11 5 (4.10%) Broadband
11 5 (4.10%) iSCSI
12 4 (3.28%) IP Telephony
12 4 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (3.28%) Intranet
13 3 (2.46%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (2.46%) Wireless
14 2 (1.64%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (0.82%) Ingres
5 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (20.49%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.74%) Banking
4 4 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.46%) Law
6 2 (1.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (20.49%) Analyst
2 18 (14.75%) Administrator
3 15 (12.30%) Windows Administrator
4 11 (9.02%) Support Analyst
4 11 (9.02%) Project Manager
4 11 (9.02%) Desktop Support
5 10 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) Architect
6 9 (7.38%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.74%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (5.74%) Server Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.92%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (4.10%) Service Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) .NET
1 3 (2.46%) MSMQ
1 3 (2.46%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.82%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) Clustering
2 20 (16.39%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.38%) Replication
4 6 (4.92%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.28%) PDA
5 4 (3.28%) FMCG
5 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.46%) iSeries
6 3 (2.46%) PKI
7 2 (1.64%) Handset
7 2 (1.64%) NHS
7 2 (1.64%) iPhone
7 2 (1.64%) iPad
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.82%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 122 (100.00%) Windows
2 101 (82.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 69 (56.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (32.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (22.13%) Windows XP
5 27 (22.13%) Windows 7
6 18 (14.75%) Windows 2000
7 16 (13.11%) Windows NT
8 12 (9.84%) UNIX
9 10 (8.20%) Linux
10 3 (2.46%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.46%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.64%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.64%) HPUX
11 2 (1.64%) Solaris
12 1 (0.82%) SUSE
12 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.82%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.21%) ITIL
2 17 (13.93%) Change Management
3 16 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (13.11%) Migration
4 11 (9.02%) Project Management
5 7 (5.74%) PRINCE2
6 4 (3.28%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.28%) Logistics
6 4 (3.28%) Data Migration
6 4 (3.28%) Data Protection
7 3 (2.46%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.46%) Time Management
7 3 (2.46%) Network Design
7 3 (2.46%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.46%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (2.46%) E-Commerce
7 3 (2.46%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.64%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (1.64%) CRM
8 2 (1.64%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.30%) SQL
2 8 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.46%) VB
4 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.64%) Perl
4 2 (1.64%) VBScript
5 1 (0.82%) C
5 1 (0.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (20.49%) MCSE
3 12 (9.84%) Degree
4 11 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.20%) CCNA
6 8 (6.56%) MCITP
7 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.28%) CCNP
8 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.82%) MCP
11 1 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.82%) ISEB
11 1 (0.82%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) P3O
System Software
1 81 (66.39%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.11%) Terminal Services
4 15 (12.30%) VMware ESX
5 13 (10.66%) ISA Server
6 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 11 (9.02%) vSphere
7 9 (7.38%) Hyper-V
8 6 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.28%) MetaFrame
9 4 (3.28%) Terminal Server
10 3 (2.46%) XenApp
10 3 (2.46%) DFS Replication
10 3 (2.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.64%) Samba
12 1 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (13.93%) SCOM
2 13 (10.66%) BladeLogic
3 11 (9.02%) SCCM
4 5 (4.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (3.28%) WSUS
6 3 (2.46%) Nagios
6 3 (2.46%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.46%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.46%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.46%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.64%) WMI
8 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.82%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 60 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 51 (41.80%) VMware
3 45 (36.89%) Citrix
4 24 (19.67%) Cisco
5 14 (11.48%) HP
6 12 (9.84%) Dell
7 11 (9.02%) Intel
8 8 (6.56%) NetApp
8 8 (6.56%) IBM
9 7 (5.74%) Oracle
10 6 (4.92%) Remedy
11 5 (4.10%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.10%) Symantec
12 4 (3.28%) Lotus
12 4 (3.28%) McAfee
12 4 (3.28%) EMC
12 4 (3.28%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.46%) Clearswift
13 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.46%) CA
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