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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 544 525 476
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -49
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 69 67 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.56% 0.55% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 34 34
Average daily rate
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£350 £323 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +9.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £147 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £268 £295
% change year-on-year
+16.82% -9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.09 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £18.60 £25.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%

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
12286 12253 10953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.00% 23.15% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7211 6953 5956
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 958 1023 1010
Average hourly rate £16.84 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.26% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
England -29 65 £350 +8.52% 16
Yorkshire - 23 £288 - 2
South Yorkshire - 15 £275 -
East of England +15 14 £350 +150.00%
Hertfordshire -2 10 £331 +136.60%
London -28 8 £450 +24.13% 2
South East -32 8 £438 +59.09% 11
West Yorkshire - 8 £385 - 1
Leeds - 7 £385 - 1
Sheffield - 5 £275 -
Berkshire +11 4 £438 +63.55% 3
East Midlands -8 4 £305 -
Reading - 4 £438 - 3
West Midlands -1 3 £195 +20.00%
Milton Keynes -4 3 £425 +13.33% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 3 £425 +13.33% 2
City of London -11 3 £450 +20.00%
North West -13 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £430 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £350 -
Leicester +6 2 - -
Chesterfield +4 2 £305 -
Scotland +4 2 - -
Leicestershire +1 2 - -
Derbyshire -3 2 £305 -
South West -7 2 - -
Devon - 2 - -
East Kilbride - 2 - -
Rotherham - 2 £288 -
Cambridge - 2 £430 -

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (78.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 83 (56.46%) Active Directory
4 81 (55.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (46.26%) Microsoft
6 54 (36.73%) VMware
7 53 (36.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (34.01%) Citrix
9 39 (26.53%) Windows XP
9 39 (26.53%) ITIL
9 39 (26.53%) Migration
10 36 (24.49%) SQL
10 36 (24.49%) SQL Server
11 34 (23.13%) DNS
12 32 (21.77%) Cisco
12 32 (21.77%) Firewall
13 31 (21.09%) MS Excel
13 31 (21.09%) Windows 7
14 30 (20.41%) XenApp
14 30 (20.41%) Windows 2000
15 29 (19.73%) Linux
16 28 (19.05%) SharePoint
17 27 (18.37%) MS Exchange
18 26 (17.69%) MS Office
18 26 (17.69%) Finance
19 25 (17.01%) DHCP
20 24 (16.33%) TCP/IP
20 24 (16.33%) Oracle
20 24 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
21 23 (15.65%) HP

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 28 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 27 (18.37%) MS Exchange
3 20 (13.61%) IIS
4 14 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (8.84%) JBoss
5 13 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (5.44%) Lync
8 7 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (2.04%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.36%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 31 (21.09%) MS Excel
2 26 (17.69%) MS Office
3 4 (2.72%) MS Project
3 4 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Primavera
2 2 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.36%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.68%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (23.13%) DNS
2 32 (21.77%) Firewall
3 25 (17.01%) DHCP
4 24 (16.33%) TCP/IP
5 22 (14.97%) LAN
6 20 (13.61%) WAN
7 13 (8.84%) SAN
8 6 (4.08%) VPN
9 2 (1.36%) HTTP
9 2 (1.36%) WebEx
10 1 (0.68%) DMZ
10 1 (0.68%) Internet
10 1 (0.68%) Wireless
10 1 (0.68%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.68%) Network Security
10 1 (0.68%) NAS
10 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (6.12%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.12%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (5.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (4.76%) Data Mart
6 7 (4.76%) BODI
6 7 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.36%) DB2
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) MSI
2 1 (0.68%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.68%) Subversion
2 1 (0.68%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 26 (17.69%) Finance
2 9 (6.12%) Banking
3 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.04%) Publishing
5 2 (1.36%) Law
5 2 (1.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (25.17%) 2nd Line Support
2 26 (17.69%) Desktop Support
3 24 (16.33%) Analyst
4 16 (10.88%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (9.52%) Administrator
5 14 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
6 12 (8.16%) Migration Engineer
6 12 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 12 (8.16%) DBA
6 12 (8.16%) SQL DBA
7 11 (7.48%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.48%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (7.48%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) Service Analyst
8 8 (5.44%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) Help Desk Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.84%) .NET
2 6 (4.08%) Middleware
3 2 (1.36%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) ODBC
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.68%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) SOAP
4 1 (0.68%) Ajax
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.97%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.56%) Blackberry
2 17 (11.56%) Clustering
3 9 (6.12%) Replication
4 8 (5.44%) PDA
5 6 (4.08%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.36%) EPoS
8 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.36%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.68%) CCTV
9 1 (0.68%) FMCG
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (78.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 81 (55.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (36.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (26.53%) Windows XP
6 31 (21.09%) Windows 7
7 30 (20.41%) Windows 2000
8 29 (19.73%) Linux
9 21 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (8.84%) Android
11 11 (7.48%) UNIX
12 9 (6.12%) Windows NT
13 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
14 3 (2.04%) Windows 8
15 2 (1.36%) BlackBerry OS
15 2 (1.36%) HPUX
16 1 (0.68%) zOS
16 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.53%) ITIL
1 39 (26.53%) Migration
2 16 (10.88%) Project Management
3 9 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (6.12%) Time Management
4 8 (5.44%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (4.76%) Data Management
5 7 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (4.76%) Validation
5 7 (4.76%) ETL
6 6 (4.08%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.08%) Change Management
7 5 (3.40%) Service Management
7 5 (3.40%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (3.40%) Load Balancing
7 5 (3.40%) Release Management
7 5 (3.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (3.40%) Patch Management
8 4 (2.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.49%) SQL
2 22 (14.97%) PowerShell
3 14 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 14 (9.52%) VB
4 7 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.76%) Korn
4 7 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 7 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.40%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.36%) Java
7 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (9.52%) CCNA
3 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.44%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (4.76%) MCSE
6 4 (2.72%) MCP
6 4 (2.72%) Degree
6 4 (2.72%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.04%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.04%) MCTS
7 3 (2.04%) CCNP
8 2 (1.36%) APMP
9 1 (0.68%) MCITP
9 1 (0.68%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 83 (56.46%) Active Directory
2 30 (20.41%) XenApp
3 24 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.80%) VMware ESX
5 8 (5.44%) vSphere
6 7 (4.76%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.40%) Firmware
8 4 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.36%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.36%) XenServer
10 2 (1.36%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.68%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 15 (10.20%) SCCM
2 9 (6.12%) SCOM
3 6 (4.08%) Foglight
4 4 (2.72%) WSUS
5 3 (2.04%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.36%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.36%) DameWare
6 2 (1.36%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.68%) SCSM
7 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 68 (46.26%) Microsoft
2 54 (36.73%) VMware
3 50 (34.01%) Citrix
4 32 (21.77%) Cisco
5 24 (16.33%) Oracle
6 23 (15.65%) HP
7 21 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 20 (13.61%) NetApp
9 15 (10.20%) Dell
10 13 (8.84%) Apple
11 12 (8.16%) EMC
12 8 (5.44%) Business Objects
12 8 (5.44%) IBM
13 6 (4.08%) New Relic
14 5 (3.40%) Symantec
15 4 (2.72%) BMC
16 3 (2.04%) Altiris
16 3 (2.04%) LANDesk
17 2 (1.36%) SolarWinds
17 2 (1.36%) F5
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