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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 545 476 495
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +19
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 55 99 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.44% 0.82% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 54 54
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£325 £308 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £191 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.53 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.60 £40.57 £26.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £23.21 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.17% +40.66%

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
12475 12032 12324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.44% 22.54% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7098 6694 6265
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1063 1029 1226
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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
England -60 50 £325 +6.55% 20
London -6 22 £375 +33.92% 2
South East -31 16 £320 +10.34% 7
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £345 -
Milton Keynes -1 9 £345 -
City of London +19 8 £450 +28.57%
East Midlands +1 4 - - 3
West Sussex +1 4 £275 -
North West -6 4 - - 1
Scotland - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire +14 2 - -
Yorkshire +7 2 £210 -30.00% 4
Manchester -3 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Berkshire +4 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire +3 1 £210 -30.00% 2
Bracknell +1 1 - - 1
Leeds +1 1 £210 -30.00% 1
Cheshire -3 1 - - 1
Surrey -10 1 £320 +42.22% 2
Hertfordshire -14 1 - -
Hampshire -16 1 £140 -62.66% 2
East of England -31 1 - -
South West -34 1 £275 -35.29%
Merseyside - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £275 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £275 -

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (76.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 81 (63.78%) Active Directory
4 74 (58.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (49.61%) Microsoft
6 50 (39.37%) VMware
7 46 (36.22%) MS Exchange
8 36 (28.35%) DNS
9 33 (25.98%) Citrix
10 30 (23.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (21.26%) DHCP
13 26 (20.47%) MCSE
13 26 (20.47%) Clustering
14 25 (19.69%) Windows XP
15 24 (18.90%) LAN
15 24 (18.90%) Cisco
15 24 (18.90%) MS Excel
16 23 (18.11%) Finance
17 22 (17.32%) WAN
18 21 (16.54%) TCP/IP
18 21 (16.54%) MS Office
18 21 (16.54%) Firewall
19 20 (15.75%) Blackberry
19 20 (15.75%) Windows 7
20 19 (14.96%) SQL Server
20 19 (14.96%) SLA
21 18 (14.17%) SAN
22 17 (13.39%) SQL

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 46 (36.22%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 16 (12.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (8.66%) IIS
6 9 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2000
7 7 (5.51%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.51%) Lync
8 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 5 (3.94%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (3.15%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.57%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (1.57%) Quickr
12 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (18.90%) MS Excel
2 21 (16.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (28.35%) DNS
2 27 (21.26%) DHCP
3 24 (18.90%) LAN
4 22 (17.32%) WAN
5 21 (16.54%) TCP/IP
5 21 (16.54%) Firewall
6 18 (14.17%) SAN
7 10 (7.87%) VoIP
8 8 (6.30%) Internet
8 8 (6.30%) VPN
9 6 (4.72%) ISDN
9 6 (4.72%) NAS
10 5 (3.94%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.94%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (3.94%) RTP
10 5 (3.94%) NetScreen
10 5 (3.94%) SSL
11 4 (3.15%) Broadband
11 4 (3.15%) IP Telephony
11 4 (3.15%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.79%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Toad
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (18.11%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.94%) Retail
5 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.36%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Law
6 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Military
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (16.54%) Analyst
2 19 (14.96%) Support Engineer
3 17 (13.39%) Support Analyst
4 12 (9.45%) Desktop Support
4 12 (9.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (8.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (8.66%) Wintel Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Administrator
6 9 (7.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.09%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) IT Support
8 7 (5.51%) Architect
8 7 (5.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Windows Administrator
8 7 (5.51%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.72%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.72%) .NET
2 3 (2.36%) Middleware
3 2 (1.57%) Flash
4 1 (0.79%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.79%) SOAP
4 1 (0.79%) Web Services
4 1 (0.79%) XML
4 1 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.47%) Clustering
2 20 (15.75%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.51%) Replication
4 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.36%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.36%) FMCG
6 2 (1.57%) iPhone
6 2 (1.57%) iSeries
6 2 (1.57%) NHS
6 2 (1.57%) Handset
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 127 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (76.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 74 (58.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (19.69%) Windows XP
6 20 (15.75%) Windows 7
7 17 (13.39%) Windows 2000
8 14 (11.02%) Windows NT
9 11 (8.66%) UNIX
10 8 (6.30%) Windows Vista
11 7 (5.51%) Solaris
12 6 (4.72%) Linux
13 5 (3.94%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.36%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.57%) HPUX
16 1 (0.79%) AIX
16 1 (0.79%) SUSE
16 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.79%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (11.81%) Migration
2 13 (10.24%) ITIL
2 13 (10.24%) Change Management
3 6 (4.72%) Project Management
4 5 (3.94%) Business Continuity
5 4 (3.15%) Configuration Management
5 4 (3.15%) Service Delivery
5 4 (3.15%) Incident Management
5 4 (3.15%) Release Management
5 4 (3.15%) Data Protection
6 3 (2.36%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (2.36%) Time Management
6 3 (2.36%) Load Balancing
6 3 (2.36%) Logistics
6 3 (2.36%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.36%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.57%) CRM
7 2 (1.57%) Service Management
7 2 (1.57%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.39%) SQL
2 10 (7.87%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.51%) Java
4 6 (4.72%) C#
5 5 (3.94%) C++
5 5 (3.94%) VB
6 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.15%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.15%) VBScript
7 3 (2.36%) Perl
8 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (20.47%) MCSE
3 13 (10.24%) MCITP
4 11 (8.66%) CCNA
4 11 (8.66%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (6.30%) Degree
5 8 (6.30%) MCTS
6 5 (3.94%) CCVP
6 5 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.15%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.36%) MCP
9 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.79%) CNE
10 1 (0.79%) Novell Certification
10 1 (0.79%) MCSA
10 1 (0.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.96%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (63.78%) Active Directory
2 30 (23.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.39%) VMware ESX
4 14 (11.02%) vSphere
5 13 (10.24%) Hyper-V
6 9 (7.09%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.51%) Terminal Services
8 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (3.94%) ISA Server
10 4 (3.15%) MetaFrame
10 4 (3.15%) Terminal Server
10 4 (3.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (3.15%) UAG
11 3 (2.36%) vCloud
11 3 (2.36%) XenApp
12 2 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (1.57%) Samba
13 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (11.02%) SCOM
2 7 (5.51%) SCCM
3 6 (4.72%) BladeLogic
4 4 (3.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.36%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.57%) WSUS
6 2 (1.57%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.57%) Control-M
6 2 (1.57%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.57%) MOM
6 2 (1.57%) WMI
7 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.79%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 63 (49.61%) Microsoft
2 50 (39.37%) VMware
3 33 (25.98%) Citrix
4 24 (18.90%) Cisco
5 14 (11.02%) HP
6 11 (8.66%) Dell
7 10 (7.87%) Oracle
8 8 (6.30%) NetApp
9 7 (5.51%) Intel
10 6 (4.72%) IBM
10 6 (4.72%) Apple
11 5 (3.94%) Remedy
11 5 (3.94%) Avaya
11 5 (3.94%) Juniper
11 5 (3.94%) BMC
12 4 (3.15%) Lotus
12 4 (3.15%) Symantec
13 3 (2.36%) F5
13 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.36%) Veritas
England
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lincoln
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 12 days ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £140 - £160 per day
Posted: 19 days ago