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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 Server over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 624 544 561
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +17
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 17 94 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.14% 0.78% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 51 25
Median daily rate £313 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £300 £268
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £9.00 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £22.50 £24.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -5.35%

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
12294 12008 11863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.89% 22.16% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7681 6954 6742
Median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £173 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 643 1000 1049
Median hourly rate £16.97 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.84% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.28 £38.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows 2000 Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -89 15 £251 -16.94% 3
London -7 8 £115 -72.94%
Leeds -6 2 - -
West Yorkshire -7 2 - -
Yorkshire -22 2 - -
East Midlands +11 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City +3 1 £425 +21.42%
Leicestershire +2 1 - -
Hertfordshire -1 1 £425 +28.30%
Leicester -3 1 - -
Manchester -7 1 £190 -
South West -8 1 - -
East of England -9 1 £425 +21.42%
Surrey -12 1 £313 -24.24% 1
North West -15 1 £190 -49.33%
South East -19 1 £313 -10.71% 2
Leatherhead - 1 £313 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Windows 2000 Server.

1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (82.46%) Active Directory
3 35 (61.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (57.89%) ITIL
5 30 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (52.63%) Windows Server
6 25 (43.86%) Citrix
7 24 (42.11%) Blackberry
8 23 (40.35%) XenApp
9 19 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 19 (33.33%) SCCM
10 18 (31.58%) MS Office
11 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
12 16 (28.07%) MCSE
12 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (28.07%) Finance
12 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (24.56%) VMware
14 13 (22.81%) MCDST
14 13 (22.81%) Smartphone
14 13 (22.81%) MCP
14 13 (22.81%) DNS
14 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
15 12 (21.05%) Windows XP
15 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (19.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 10 (17.54%) HP
17 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
18 9 (15.79%) DHCP
18 9 (15.79%) WAN

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (7.02%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.26%) IBM Notes
5 3 (5.26%) IIS
6 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) MS Office
2 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) DNS
2 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.79%) DHCP
3 9 (15.79%) WAN
4 8 (14.04%) LAN
5 7 (12.28%) Firewall
6 5 (8.77%) NetScaler
6 5 (8.77%) VPN
7 3 (5.26%) Internet
7 3 (5.26%) IPX
7 3 (5.26%) VoIP
8 2 (3.51%) SAN
9 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.75%) NAS
9 1 (1.75%) SMTP
9 1 (1.75%) VLAN
9 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
2 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 16 (28.07%) Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) Support Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Desktop Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) IT Support
7 7 (12.28%) Citrix Analyst
7 7 (12.28%) Citrix Support
7 7 (12.28%) Citrix Support Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 6 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (7.02%) Desktop Manager
10 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support Manager
10 4 (7.02%) Messaging Engineer
10 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) Blackberry
2 13 (22.81%) Smartphone
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) iPhone
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) CMDB
5 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.75%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.75%) Informatics
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) PDA
5 1 (1.75%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (61.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 30 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (21.05%) Windows XP
7 8 (14.04%) Linux
8 6 (10.53%) Unix
9 4 (7.02%) Android
10 3 (5.26%) NetWare
10 3 (5.26%) Solaris
11 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
11 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.75%) AIX
12 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.75%) CentOS
12 1 (1.75%) HPUX
12 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) ITIL
2 3 (5.26%) Project Management
3 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.51%) Migration
4 1 (1.75%) Application Discovery
4 1 (1.75%) Change Control
4 1 (1.75%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (1.75%) Data Migration
4 1 (1.75%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (1.75%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (1.75%) Low Latency
4 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.75%) Resource Management
4 1 (1.75%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (1.75%) SDLC
4 1 (1.75%) Security Patching
4 1 (1.75%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (1.75%) Time Management
4 1 (1.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) MCSE
1 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (22.81%) MCDST
2 13 (22.81%) MCP
3 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) CISA
6 1 (1.75%) CISSP
6 1 (1.75%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) COBIT
2 1 (1.75%) FISMA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (82.46%) Active Directory
2 23 (40.35%) XenApp
3 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (7.02%) MetaFrame
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.75%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.75%) EnCase
3 1 (1.75%) FTK
3 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Nessus
3 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.75%) Nmap
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Citrix
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.56%) VMware
4 10 (17.54%) HP
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco
6 6 (10.53%) Remedy
6 6 (10.53%) Symantec
7 5 (8.77%) Apple
8 4 (7.02%) Novell
8 4 (7.02%) Sophos
9 3 (5.26%) Dell
9 3 (5.26%) Lotus
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle
10 2 (3.51%) Baan
10 2 (3.51%) BMC
10 2 (3.51%) Dell KACE
10 2 (3.51%) NetApp
10 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.51%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.75%) Ruckus Wireless