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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 546 523 461
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -62
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 66 64 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 0.53% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 40 66
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £173 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £428 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.72% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +3.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £17.75 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £133.00 £40.17 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +81.81%

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
13040 12139 11369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.48% 23.19% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7708 6784 6000
Average daily rate £355 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1156 1091 1080
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -37 61 £313 +13.72% 19
South East -24 27 £301 +9.27% 9
London -1 15 £325 +13.04% 2
South West -25 6 £258 -11.96% 2
East Midlands +3 5 - -
City of London +13 4 £445 +27.14%
Gloucestershire - 4 £263 -
Scotland - 4 - -
Cheltenham - 4 £263 -
Berkshire +1 3 £400 -5.88% 1
North West -9 3 - - 1
West Sussex - 3 £263 -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Kent -2 2 £200 +69.49% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £340 +172.00% 1
West Midlands -8 2 - - 3
Surrey -11 2 £331 +20.45% 1
East of England -20 2 £340 +172.00% 1
Merseyside - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
Cambridge 0 1 £325 +160.00% 1
Yorkshire -3 1 £413 +65.00% 1
Hampshire -26 1 £140 -46.66% 3
Liverpool - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £413 - 1
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £140 -
East Grinstead - 1 £263 -
Manchester - 1 - -

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (79.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 75 (60.48%) Active Directory
4 68 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (47.58%) Microsoft
6 47 (37.90%) VMware
7 43 (34.68%) Citrix
8 39 (31.45%) MS Exchange
9 37 (29.84%) DNS
9 37 (29.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (26.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (22.58%) LAN
11 28 (22.58%) MCSE
11 28 (22.58%) Finance
12 27 (21.77%) MS Excel
13 26 (20.97%) WAN
14 25 (20.16%) DHCP
14 25 (20.16%) Clustering
15 23 (18.55%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (18.55%) Cisco
15 23 (18.55%) Windows XP
16 21 (16.94%) Blackberry
16 21 (16.94%) SAN
16 21 (16.94%) Firewall
16 21 (16.94%) Windows 7
17 18 (14.52%) MS Office
18 17 (13.71%) ITIL
18 17 (13.71%) Windows 2000
18 17 (13.71%) TCP/IP
19 16 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 39 (31.45%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (11.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (11.29%) IIS
5 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
6 11 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2000
7 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (6.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 8 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (3.23%) IBM Notes
9 4 (3.23%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.42%) Quickr
10 3 (2.42%) Lync
11 2 (1.61%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.61%) JBoss
11 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.81%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 27 (21.77%) MS Excel
2 18 (14.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (29.84%) DNS
2 28 (22.58%) LAN
3 26 (20.97%) WAN
4 25 (20.16%) DHCP
5 21 (16.94%) SAN
5 21 (16.94%) Firewall
6 17 (13.71%) TCP/IP
7 10 (8.06%) NAS
8 8 (6.45%) Internet
9 6 (4.84%) VPN
9 6 (4.84%) SNMP
10 5 (4.03%) VoIP
10 5 (4.03%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (3.23%) IP Telephony
11 4 (3.23%) Broadband
11 4 (3.23%) Intranet
12 3 (2.42%) Wireless
13 2 (1.61%) X.500
13 2 (1.61%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 7
4 1 (0.81%) Ingres
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
General
1 28 (22.58%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.87%) Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.61%) Retail
5 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Back Office
5 2 (1.61%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (21.77%) Analyst
2 16 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 15 (12.10%) Administrator
4 12 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.68%) Windows Administrator
5 10 (8.06%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Desktop Support
6 9 (7.26%) Architect
6 9 (7.26%) Wintel Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.65%) Server Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.42%) X-Windows
2 2 (1.61%) .NET
2 2 (1.61%) MSMQ
2 2 (1.61%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.16%) Clustering
2 21 (16.94%) Blackberry
3 8 (6.45%) Replication
4 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.23%) FMCG
5 4 (3.23%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.42%) iSeries
7 2 (1.61%) NHS
7 2 (1.61%) PKI
7 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.61%) Handset
8 1 (0.81%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.81%) iPad
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) iPhone
8 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (79.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 68 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (29.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (18.55%) Windows XP
6 21 (16.94%) Windows 7
7 17 (13.71%) Windows 2000
8 14 (11.29%) Windows NT
9 12 (9.68%) UNIX
10 8 (6.45%) Linux
11 7 (5.65%) Windows 8
12 5 (4.03%) Windows Vista
13 3 (2.42%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.61%) HPUX
14 2 (1.61%) Solaris
14 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.81%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.81%) SUSE
15 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.71%) ITIL
2 13 (10.48%) Change Management
2 13 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (10.48%) Migration
3 11 (8.87%) Project Management
4 7 (5.65%) PRINCE2
5 5 (4.03%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.23%) Logistics
6 4 (3.23%) Business Continuity
6 4 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 3 (2.42%) Time Management
7 3 (2.42%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.42%) Network Design
7 3 (2.42%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.61%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (1.61%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.61%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.61%) Project Planning
8 2 (1.61%) Test Scripting
8 2 (1.61%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.48%) SQL
2 7 (5.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.42%) VB
4 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.61%) Perl
4 2 (1.61%) VBScript
5 1 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (26.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (22.58%) MCSE
3 15 (12.10%) MCITP
4 12 (9.68%) CCNA
4 12 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (7.26%) Degree
6 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.42%) CCNP
9 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.61%) MCP
9 2 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.81%) APMP
10 1 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.81%) MCTS
10 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) P3O
System Software
1 75 (60.48%) Active Directory
2 23 (18.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.48%) Terminal Services
4 12 (9.68%) VMware ESX
5 11 (8.87%) ISA Server
5 11 (8.87%) vSphere
6 10 (8.06%) Hyper-V
7 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (4.03%) Terminal Server
10 4 (3.23%) MetaFrame
11 3 (2.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (2.42%) XenApp
11 3 (2.42%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.61%) Samba
13 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) SCOM
2 10 (8.06%) BladeLogic
3 8 (6.45%) SCCM
4 5 (4.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (3.23%) WSUS
6 3 (2.42%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.42%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.61%) Nagios
7 2 (1.61%) WMI
8 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 59 (47.58%) Microsoft
2 47 (37.90%) VMware
3 43 (34.68%) Citrix
4 23 (18.55%) Cisco
5 12 (9.68%) HP
5 12 (9.68%) Dell
6 9 (7.26%) Intel
7 8 (6.45%) NetApp
7 8 (6.45%) IBM
8 7 (5.65%) Oracle
9 5 (4.03%) Apple
9 5 (4.03%) Symantec
9 5 (4.03%) Remedy
10 4 (3.23%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.23%) Lotus
10 4 (3.23%) EMC
11 3 (2.42%) Avaya
11 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.42%) McAfee
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