The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 Server over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 511 501 434
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -67
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 77 69 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.59% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 49 63
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 26
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 £22.50 £17.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.83 £33.80 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-18.36% +16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12749 11768 11038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.99% 22.76% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7556 6540 5832
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1072 1067 1147
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Windows 2000 Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows 2000 Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Trend

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

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Windows 2000 Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Windows 2000 Server Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 17 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -17 73 £300 +9.09% 17
South East -10 37 £260 -5.45% 5
Buckinghamshire +9 24 £235 +63.47%
Milton Keynes +9 22 £235 +63.47%
South West -26 10 £306 +7.45% 1
London -24 8 £220 -38.88% 5
West Midlands - 7 - - 1
Surrey -6 5 £338 +22.72% 1
Wiltshire -12 4 £355 +31.48% 1
Gloucestershire -15 4 - -
Scotland - 4 £375 -
Edinburgh - 4 £375 -
East of England -4 3 £325 +116.66%
Yorkshire -8 3 £413 +65.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -11 3 £325 +160.00%
Warwickshire - 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 - -
Worcestershire - 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 - - 1
Crawley - 3 - -
Warwick - 3 - -
Hampshire -24 2 £260 +18.18% 2
Kent - 2 £200 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £260 -
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Cambridge +2 1 £325 +160.00%
Berkshire -2 1 £400 +33.33% 1
North West - 1 £165 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 107 (82.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 86 (66.15%) Active Directory
4 74 (56.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (50.77%) Microsoft
6 51 (39.23%) VMware
7 50 (38.46%) Citrix
8 45 (34.62%) DNS
8 45 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (28.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 35 (26.92%) LAN
11 34 (26.15%) MS Exchange
12 33 (25.38%) Finance
13 32 (24.62%) WAN
13 32 (24.62%) MCSE
14 31 (23.85%) MS Excel
14 31 (23.85%) Clustering
15 30 (23.08%) DHCP
16 26 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (19.23%) SharePoint
17 25 (19.23%) Windows XP
17 25 (19.23%) Windows 7
18 22 (16.92%) SAN
18 22 (16.92%) Firewall
19 21 (16.15%) Blackberry
19 21 (16.15%) ITIL
19 21 (16.15%) Cisco
20 20 (15.38%) Windows NT
21 19 (14.62%) SQL
22 18 (13.85%) IIS

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 34 (26.15%) MS Exchange
2 25 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 18 (13.85%) IIS
4 15 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (9.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (5.38%) WebSphere
9 5 (3.85%) IBM Notes
10 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 4 (3.08%) Quickr
11 3 (2.31%) JBoss
11 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
11 3 (2.31%) WebLogic
11 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.54%) Lync
13 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 31 (23.85%) MS Excel
2 18 (13.85%) MS Office
3 4 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.77%) MS Project
4 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (34.62%) DNS
2 35 (26.92%) LAN
3 32 (24.62%) WAN
4 30 (23.08%) DHCP
5 22 (16.92%) SAN
5 22 (16.92%) Firewall
6 15 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 13 (10.00%) NAS
8 11 (8.46%) Internet
9 8 (6.15%) SNMP
10 6 (4.62%) VPN
10 6 (4.62%) VoIP
11 5 (3.85%) Broadband
11 5 (3.85%) Intranet
11 5 (3.85%) iSCSI
12 4 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (2.31%) SMTP
14 2 (1.54%) Wireless
14 2 (1.54%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) Oracle Database
1 8 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 7
7 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.77%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.77%) BODI
General
1 33 (25.38%) Finance
2 14 (10.77%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.69%) Banking
4 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.08%) Law
6 3 (2.31%) Advertising
7 2 (1.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (23.85%) Analyst
2 19 (14.62%) Administrator
3 14 (10.77%) Windows Administrator
4 13 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.23%) Desktop Support
6 11 (8.46%) Support Analyst
7 10 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.92%) Server Engineer
8 9 (6.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Wintel Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (6.15%) Architect
9 8 (6.15%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (5.38%) Service Analyst
10 7 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (4.62%) Help Desk Support
11 6 (4.62%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) Middleware
2 3 (2.31%) MSMQ
2 3 (2.31%) .NET
2 3 (2.31%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.77%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.85%) Clustering
2 21 (16.15%) Blackberry
3 9 (6.92%) Replication
4 6 (4.62%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.85%) PDA
6 4 (3.08%) FMCG
6 4 (3.08%) iSeries
7 3 (2.31%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.31%) PKI
8 2 (1.54%) iPhone
8 2 (1.54%) iPad
9 1 (0.77%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.77%) NHS
9 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.77%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 107 (82.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 74 (56.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 25 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 20 (15.38%) Windows NT
7 17 (13.08%) Windows 2000
8 12 (9.23%) UNIX
9 9 (6.92%) Linux
10 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.31%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.54%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.54%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.77%) openSUSE
13 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.77%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.15%) ITIL
2 16 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (11.54%) Change Management
4 12 (9.23%) Migration
4 12 (9.23%) PRINCE2
5 11 (8.46%) Project Management
6 5 (3.85%) Logistics
7 4 (3.08%) Network Design
7 4 (3.08%) Data Protection
7 4 (3.08%) Six Sigma
8 3 (2.31%) Network Management
8 3 (2.31%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.31%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.31%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.31%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.31%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (2.31%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.54%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (1.54%) Asset Management
9 2 (1.54%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.62%) SQL
2 6 (4.62%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.54%) VB
4 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.77%) Java
4 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.77%) Korn
Qualifications
1 37 (28.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (24.62%) MCSE
3 12 (9.23%) Degree
3 12 (9.23%) MCITP
3 12 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (7.69%) CCNA
5 5 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.08%) CCNP
7 2 (1.54%) MCP
7 2 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.77%) APMP
8 1 (0.77%) ISEB
8 1 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) P3O
System Software
1 86 (66.15%) Active Directory
2 26 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (12.31%) VMware ESX
3 16 (12.31%) Terminal Services
4 13 (10.00%) ISA Server
5 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (6.92%) Hyper-V
6 9 (6.92%) vSphere
7 6 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.85%) Terminal Server
9 4 (3.08%) MetaFrame
10 3 (2.31%) XenApp
10 3 (2.31%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (13.08%) SCOM
2 13 (10.00%) BladeLogic
3 11 (8.46%) SCCM
4 6 (4.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (3.08%) WSUS
6 3 (2.31%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.31%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.31%) Nagios
6 3 (2.31%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.31%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.77%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.77%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.77%) OpenView
7 1 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.77%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.77%) WMI
7 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 66 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 51 (39.23%) VMware
3 50 (38.46%) Citrix
4 21 (16.15%) Cisco
5 11 (8.46%) Intel
6 10 (7.69%) HP
6 10 (7.69%) Dell
6 10 (7.69%) Oracle
7 8 (6.15%) IBM
8 5 (3.85%) Symantec
8 5 (3.85%) Lotus
9 4 (3.08%) CA
9 4 (3.08%) NetApp
9 4 (3.08%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.08%) Remedy
9 4 (3.08%) Sophos
9 4 (3.08%) EMC
9 4 (3.08%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.31%) Clearswift
10 3 (2.31%) TIBCO
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
TELSTRA Associates
Rate: From £120 to £160 per day £120-160 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago