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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 516 515 501
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 93 67 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.75% 0.55% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 23
Average daily rate
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£305 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £182 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £415 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £268 £150
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +78.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 12
Average hourly rate £14.68 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £27.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.75 £13.67
% change year-on-year
-19.40% +22.57%

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
12327 12123 10253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.05% 22.21% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7024 6832 5517
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 1061 994
Average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

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 5 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 5 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 5 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 £305 +1.66% 16
Yorkshire -1 18 £283 - 2
East of England +28 17 £350 +150.00%
South East -35 16 £381 +42.52% 8
London +10 14 £425 +9.67% 4
Hertfordshire +12 13 £331 +136.60%
West Midlands -5 12 £270 +66.15% 1
South Yorkshire - 12 £275 - 1
Milton Keynes +10 11 £425 -
Buckinghamshire -1 11 £425 -
West Yorkshire -1 6 £315 - 1
City of London +13 5 £425 +21.42%
North West -14 5 £375 +32.15%
Sheffield - 5 £275 - 1
East Midlands -11 4 £305 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £430 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £350 -
Manchester - 4 - -
Bradford - 4 £329 -
Dudley - 4 £300 -
Surrey +4 3 £331 +89.28%
South West +3 3 £145 -45.79% 1
Stevenage - 3 - -
Watford - 2 £300 -
Birmingham - 2 £270 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £305 -
Devon - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Chesterfield - 2 £305 -

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 134 (82.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 101 (62.35%) Active Directory
4 81 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 77 (47.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 58 (35.80%) VMware
7 53 (32.72%) Citrix
8 50 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (25.31%) Windows XP
9 41 (25.31%) DNS
10 40 (24.69%) ITIL
11 36 (22.22%) LAN
11 36 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 36 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 35 (21.60%) Finance
13 34 (20.99%) Windows 7
14 33 (20.37%) WAN
15 31 (19.14%) MS Exchange
15 31 (19.14%) Firewall
16 30 (18.52%) Migration
16 30 (18.52%) Cisco
17 29 (17.90%) MS Office
18 28 (17.28%) SQL
18 28 (17.28%) DHCP
19 27 (16.67%) Windows 2000
19 27 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
20 25 (15.43%) SQL Server
20 25 (15.43%) Clustering
21 24 (14.81%) Oracle
22 22 (13.58%) TCP/IP

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 36 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 31 (19.14%) MS Exchange
3 17 (10.49%) IIS
4 14 (8.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (6.79%) WebSphere
7 9 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (5.56%) JBoss
8 8 (4.94%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (3.70%) Lync
9 6 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.62%) Quickr
11 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 36 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 29 (17.90%) MS Office
3 5 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Primavera
2 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.23%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.62%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (25.31%) DNS
2 36 (22.22%) LAN
3 33 (20.37%) WAN
4 31 (19.14%) Firewall
5 28 (17.28%) DHCP
6 22 (13.58%) TCP/IP
7 17 (10.49%) SAN
8 5 (3.09%) Internet
8 5 (3.09%) VPN
8 5 (3.09%) NAS
9 3 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.85%) HTTP
9 3 (1.85%) SMTP
10 2 (1.23%) SNMP
10 2 (1.23%) FTP
10 2 (1.23%) SSL
10 2 (1.23%) DMZ
10 2 (1.23%) WebEx
11 1 (0.62%) Network Security
11 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.09%) DB2
7 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.62%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.62%) BODI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.47%) ClearCase
1 4 (2.47%) Subversion
1 4 (2.47%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (0.62%) Hudson
2 1 (0.62%) Maven
2 1 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.62%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.62%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.62%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.62%) Ant
General
1 35 (21.60%) Finance
2 12 (7.41%) Banking
3 10 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.23%) Back Office
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Law
4 2 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.62%) Publishing
5 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (23.46%) Analyst
2 36 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 28 (17.28%) Desktop Support
4 20 (12.35%) 1st Line Support
5 16 (9.88%) Project Manager
5 16 (9.88%) Help Desk Support
6 14 (8.64%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (8.64%) Support Analyst
6 14 (8.64%) Service Analyst
7 13 (8.02%) Administrator
8 12 (7.41%) Help Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.79%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (5.56%) Support Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
11 8 (4.94%) Wintel Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 6 (3.70%) SQL DBA
12 6 (3.70%) DBA
13 5 (3.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.64%) Middleware
2 9 (5.56%) .NET
3 4 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (2.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (1.23%) HTML
4 2 (1.23%) SOAP
4 2 (1.23%) Web Services
5 1 (0.62%) XML
5 1 (0.62%) XSLT
5 1 (0.62%) ODBC
5 1 (0.62%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.62%) EDI
5 1 (0.62%) WSDL
5 1 (0.62%) J2EE
5 1 (0.62%) Spring Batch
5 1 (0.62%) Spring
5 1 (0.62%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.43%) Clustering
2 22 (13.58%) Blackberry
3 13 (8.02%) PDA
4 10 (6.17%) Replication
5 8 (4.94%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) EPoS
6 2 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.23%) DataPower
7 1 (0.62%) iSeries
7 1 (0.62%) iPad
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
7 1 (0.62%) PKI
7 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.62%) CCTV
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 134 (82.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 77 (47.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (25.31%) Windows XP
6 34 (20.99%) Windows 7
7 27 (16.67%) Windows 2000
8 21 (12.96%) Linux
9 18 (11.11%) Windows NT
10 15 (9.26%) UNIX
11 11 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (5.56%) Android
13 5 (3.09%) HPUX
14 4 (2.47%) zOS
14 4 (2.47%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.85%) Windows 8
16 2 (1.23%) BlackBerry OS
17 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.69%) ITIL
2 30 (18.52%) Migration
3 14 (8.64%) Project Management
4 11 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (6.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (6.17%) Change Management
5 10 (6.17%) PRINCE2
6 9 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (4.32%) Time Management
7 7 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.70%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.09%) Release Management
9 5 (3.09%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (3.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (2.47%) Waterfall
10 4 (2.47%) Network Management
10 4 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (2.47%) Unit Testing
10 4 (2.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.28%) SQL
2 16 (9.88%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.56%) VB
4 5 (3.09%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.47%) Java
6 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.62%) VBA
6 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.62%) Korn
6 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.49%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.88%) MCSE
4 13 (8.02%) CCNA
5 11 (6.79%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.70%) Degree
7 5 (3.09%) MCP
7 5 (3.09%) CCNP
8 4 (2.47%) IBM Certification
8 4 (2.47%) MCITP
9 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.23%) APMP
10 2 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.02%) SLA
2 4 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 101 (62.35%) Active Directory
2 27 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (13.58%) XenApp
4 12 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.94%) vSphere
5 8 (4.94%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.70%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.09%) Firmware
8 4 (2.47%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.62%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (9.26%) SCCM
2 14 (8.64%) SCOM
3 5 (3.09%) BladeLogic
4 4 (2.47%) Foglight
5 3 (1.85%) WSUS
5 3 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.23%) DameWare
6 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.62%) Nagios
7 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.62%) OpenView
7 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.62%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.62%) SCSM
Vendors
1 81 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 58 (35.80%) VMware
3 53 (32.72%) Citrix
4 30 (18.52%) Cisco
5 24 (14.81%) Oracle
6 22 (13.58%) HP
7 14 (8.64%) NetApp
8 12 (7.41%) IBM
9 11 (6.79%) Dell
10 10 (6.17%) Red Hat
11 9 (5.56%) Apple
12 7 (4.32%) EMC
13 4 (2.47%) Intel
13 4 (2.47%) BMC
13 4 (2.47%) Symantec
13 4 (2.47%) Sophos
13 4 (2.47%) LANDesk
13 4 (2.47%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.47%) New Relic
14 3 (1.85%) Altiris
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