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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 513 517 494
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 94 65 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.78% 0.55% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 25 24
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £185 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £411 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £268 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 10 10
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.09 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.67 £22.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -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
11976 11833 10146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.11% 22.48% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6932 6723 5446
Average daily rate £363 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1049 986
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.89 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -9.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 89 £303 +0.83% 17
Yorkshire - 26 £283 - 2
South Yorkshire - 19 £275 - 1
East of England +23 18 £350 +150.00%
London -13 15 £425 +13.33% 2
Hertfordshire +11 14 £331 +136.60%
South East -29 11 £350 +30.84% 10
West Midlands -3 8 £264 +62.30%
Milton Keynes +5 7 £425 +41.66%
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £425 +41.66%
Sheffield - 7 £275 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £385 - 1
City of London +10 5 £425 +13.33% 1
North West -18 5 £375 +56.25% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £430 -
South West +12 3 £145 -30.95% 2
East Midlands -14 3 £305 -
Stevenage - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £385 - 1
Surrey +5 2 £413 -
Chesterfield +4 2 £305 -
Derbyshire -2 2 £305 -
Scotland -4 2 - -
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £260 -
South Wales - 2 £260 -
Devon - 2 - -
East Kilbride - 2 - -
Watford - 2 £300 -

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Windows
2 128 (80.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 89 (55.97%) Active Directory
4 80 (50.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 73 (45.91%) Microsoft
6 54 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 53 (33.33%) VMware
8 49 (30.82%) Citrix
9 40 (25.16%) ITIL
9 40 (25.16%) DNS
10 37 (23.27%) Windows XP
11 35 (22.01%) Migration
12 34 (21.38%) SQL
13 32 (20.13%) SQL Server
13 32 (20.13%) SharePoint
13 32 (20.13%) Cisco
13 32 (20.13%) Firewall
14 31 (19.50%) MS Excel
15 30 (18.87%) Finance
15 30 (18.87%) Windows 7
16 29 (18.24%) Linux
16 29 (18.24%) Windows 2000
17 28 (17.61%) Oracle
17 28 (17.61%) MS Exchange
17 28 (17.61%) LAN
17 28 (17.61%) DHCP
18 26 (16.35%) XenApp
19 25 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (15.72%) WAN
19 25 (15.72%) MS Office

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (20.13%) SharePoint
2 28 (17.61%) MS Exchange
3 21 (13.21%) IIS
4 13 (8.18%) JBoss
5 12 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (6.29%) WebSphere
8 9 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (5.03%) Lync
10 7 (4.40%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (2.52%) IBM Notes
11 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (1.26%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.63%) Quickr
Applications
1 31 (19.50%) MS Excel
2 25 (15.72%) MS Office
3 4 (2.52%) MS Project
4 3 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Primavera
2 2 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.26%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (25.16%) DNS
2 32 (20.13%) Firewall
3 28 (17.61%) LAN
3 28 (17.61%) DHCP
4 25 (15.72%) WAN
5 23 (14.47%) TCP/IP
6 13 (8.18%) SAN
7 6 (3.77%) VPN
8 5 (3.14%) Internet
9 3 (1.89%) HTTP
10 2 (1.26%) WebEx
10 2 (1.26%) DMZ
10 2 (1.26%) FTP
10 2 (1.26%) SSL
11 1 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.63%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.63%) Wireless
11 1 (0.63%) SNMP
11 1 (0.63%) SMTP
11 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (5.03%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.14%) DB2
7 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.52%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.52%) Data Mart
8 4 (2.52%) BODI
9 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (2.52%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (2.52%) ClearCase
1 4 (2.52%) Subversion
2 2 (1.26%) MSI
3 1 (0.63%) Maven
3 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.63%) Ant
3 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.63%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.63%) Hudson
General
1 30 (18.87%) Finance
2 9 (5.66%) Banking
2 9 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.52%) Law
4 3 (1.89%) Publishing
5 2 (1.26%) Advertising
5 2 (1.26%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (22.64%) 2nd Line Support
2 31 (19.50%) Analyst
3 26 (16.35%) Desktop Support
4 18 (11.32%) 1st Line Support
5 17 (10.69%) Project Manager
6 14 (8.81%) Help Desk Support
7 13 (8.18%) Support Analyst
8 12 (7.55%) Migration Engineer
9 11 (6.92%) Support Engineer
9 11 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (6.92%) Administrator
10 10 (6.29%) Service Analyst
10 10 (6.29%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (5.66%) SQL DBA
11 9 (5.66%) DBA
12 8 (5.03%) Help Desk Analyst
13 7 (4.40%) Wintel Engineer
14 6 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 6 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
15 5 (3.14%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.18%) .NET
1 13 (8.18%) Middleware
2 4 (2.52%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (1.26%) SOAP
3 2 (1.26%) Web Services
3 2 (1.26%) HTML
4 1 (0.63%) Spring
4 1 (0.63%) Ajax
4 1 (0.63%) WSDL
4 1 (0.63%) EDI
4 1 (0.63%) J2EE
4 1 (0.63%) XML
4 1 (0.63%) XSLT
4 1 (0.63%) ODBC
4 1 (0.63%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.58%) Clustering
2 19 (11.95%) Blackberry
3 9 (5.66%) PDA
3 9 (5.66%) Replication
4 6 (3.77%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.26%) DataPower
6 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.26%) EPoS
6 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.26%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.63%) CCTV
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.63%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 159 (100.00%) Windows
2 128 (80.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 80 (50.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (23.27%) Windows XP
6 30 (18.87%) Windows 7
7 29 (18.24%) Linux
7 29 (18.24%) Windows 2000
8 18 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (8.81%) UNIX
9 14 (8.81%) Windows NT
10 11 (6.92%) Android
11 5 (3.14%) HPUX
12 4 (2.52%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.52%) zOS
13 3 (1.89%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.26%) BlackBerry OS
15 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.16%) ITIL
2 35 (22.01%) Migration
3 15 (9.43%) Project Management
4 10 (6.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (5.66%) PRINCE2
5 9 (5.66%) Time Management
5 9 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (3.77%) Change Management
8 6 (3.77%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.14%) Release Management
9 5 (3.14%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (3.14%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.14%) Validation
9 5 (3.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (2.52%) Waterfall
10 4 (2.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (2.52%) Unit Testing
10 4 (2.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.38%) SQL
2 22 (13.84%) PowerShell
3 14 (8.81%) VB
3 14 (8.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.52%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.52%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.52%) Java
5 4 (2.52%) Korn
6 1 (0.63%) XPath
6 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.18%) CCNA
3 10 (6.29%) MCSE
4 9 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.14%) MCP
6 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.52%) IBM Certification
6 4 (2.52%) CCNP
6 4 (2.52%) MCITP
6 4 (2.52%) Degree
7 2 (1.26%) APMP
7 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) MCTS
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 89 (55.97%) Active Directory
2 26 (16.35%) XenApp
3 25 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.29%) VMware ESX
5 8 (5.03%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.03%) vSphere
6 5 (3.14%) Firmware
7 4 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.89%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.26%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.26%) XenServer
9 2 (1.26%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (10.06%) SCCM
2 11 (6.92%) SCOM
3 6 (3.77%) Foglight
4 5 (3.14%) WSUS
5 2 (1.26%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.26%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.26%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.26%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.26%) DameWare
6 1 (0.63%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.63%) OpenView
6 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.63%) SCSM
6 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (45.91%) Microsoft
2 53 (33.33%) VMware
3 49 (30.82%) Citrix
4 32 (20.13%) Cisco
5 28 (17.61%) Oracle
6 22 (13.84%) HP
7 19 (11.95%) NetApp
8 18 (11.32%) Red Hat
9 13 (8.18%) Dell
10 12 (7.55%) EMC
10 12 (7.55%) IBM
11 11 (6.92%) Apple
12 6 (3.77%) New Relic
13 5 (3.14%) Business Objects
14 4 (2.52%) Lotus
14 4 (2.52%) BMC
14 4 (2.52%) Symantec
14 4 (2.52%) Sophos
15 3 (1.89%) LANDesk
15 3 (1.89%) Altiris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago