The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 222 212 205
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 36 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.19% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.45% 0.78% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 19
Average daily rate
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£260 £275 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +44.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £203 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £425 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £286
% change year-on-year
+13.72% -3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-26.60% +32.92%
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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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2485 2058 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.26% 24.12% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1276 992 781
Average daily rate £325 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 226 241
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Windows 2000 Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows 2000 Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Windows 2000 Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows 2000 Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows 2000 Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Buckinghamshire +6 24 £255 +77.39%
Surrey -5 5 £338 +22.72%
West Sussex - 3 - -
Hampshire -18 2 £260 +18.18% 3
Kent - 2 £200 - 2
Berkshire - - - -
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England

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (82.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 26 (52.00%) VMware
5 25 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 19 (38.00%) MCSE
6 19 (38.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (38.00%) SAN
7 17 (34.00%) Citrix
8 16 (32.00%) Terminal Services
8 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
10 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (28.00%) VMware ESX
11 13 (26.00%) NAS
11 13 (26.00%) BladeLogic
11 13 (26.00%) SLA
12 12 (24.00%) ISA Server
12 12 (24.00%) Windows 2000
12 12 (24.00%) Windows NT
12 12 (24.00%) IIS
12 12 (24.00%) Clustering
12 12 (24.00%) Change Management
12 12 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (22.00%) Degree
13 11 (22.00%) Intel
13 11 (22.00%) Blackberry
14 10 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (20.00%) Oracle

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (24.00%) IIS
2 10 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) SAN
2 13 (26.00%) NAS
3 9 (18.00%) DHCP
3 9 (18.00%) DNS
4 6 (12.00%) LAN
4 6 (12.00%) WAN
4 6 (12.00%) Firewall
5 5 (10.00%) Broadband
5 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.00%) SNMP
7 2 (4.00%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 7
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Administrator
2 12 (24.00%) Windows Administrator
3 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Middleware
2 3 (6.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Clustering
2 11 (22.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (12.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.00%) iPhone
4 2 (4.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (82.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (24.00%) Windows 2000
5 12 (24.00%) Windows NT
6 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (12.00%) UNIX
8 5 (10.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (6.00%) Linux
10 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (24.00%) Change Management
2 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (8.00%) Six Sigma
3 4 (8.00%) Project Management
4 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.00%) CRM
6 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) MCSE
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.00%) Degree
3 6 (12.00%) CCNA
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.00%) CCNP
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.00%) Terminal Services
3 14 (28.00%) VMware ESX
3 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (24.00%) ISA Server
5 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (10.00%) vSphere
7 3 (6.00%) DFS Replication
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) BladeLogic
2 10 (20.00%) SCOM
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) VMware
2 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.00%) Citrix
4 11 (22.00%) Intel
5 10 (20.00%) Oracle
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco
7 4 (8.00%) IBM
7 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.00%) Dell
8 3 (6.00%) EMC
8 3 (6.00%) CA
8 3 (6.00%) Symantec
9 2 (4.00%) Sophos
9 2 (4.00%) NetApp