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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 574 534 494
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -40
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 50 60 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 0.48% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 48
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £183 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 16
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.25 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.02% +12.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £12.09 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £24.05 £34.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.38 £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-23.57% +7.69%

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
12308 12554 11579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.29% 22.60% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7293 7127 6355
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1068 1017
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -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 £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 -15 45 £363 +11.53% 12
South East -12 17 £425 +46.55% 3
Yorkshire -11 14 £338 +60.71%
Berkshire +9 8 £425 -
South Yorkshire -2 7 £275 -
West Yorkshire -14 7 £385 +83.33%
Leeds -17 7 £385 +83.33%
Milton Keynes 0 6 £413 +23.20%
Buckinghamshire -5 6 £413 +23.20%
Reading - 6 £425 -
East of England +8 5 £153 -
London -11 5 £300 -20.00% 4
Hertfordshire -3 3 - -
Wales - 3 £400 -
Bracknell -1 2 - -
Scotland -3 2 - -
East Midlands -12 2 £305 -
North West -17 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Newport - 2 - -
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
East Kilbride - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 - - 1
Rotherham - 2 £288 -
Sheffield - 2 £275 -
Chesterfield -1 1 £305 -
Surrey -4 1 £500 +56.25%
Derbyshire -6 1 £305 -
City of London -10 1 £300 -25.00%

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (80.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 77 (54.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (52.82%) Active Directory
5 62 (43.66%) Microsoft
6 51 (35.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (35.21%) Citrix
8 44 (30.99%) VMware
9 42 (29.58%) ITIL
10 38 (26.76%) Migration
11 36 (25.35%) Windows XP
12 35 (24.65%) Cisco
12 35 (24.65%) SQL
12 35 (24.65%) Firewall
13 33 (23.24%) DNS
14 31 (21.83%) XenApp
15 30 (21.13%) Windows 7
16 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
17 28 (19.72%) Linux
17 28 (19.72%) Windows 2000
18 27 (19.01%) MS Excel
18 27 (19.01%) HP
19 26 (18.31%) MS Exchange
19 26 (18.31%) DHCP
19 26 (18.31%) Oracle
20 24 (16.90%) MS Office
21 23 (16.20%) SharePoint
22 22 (15.49%) TCP/IP
22 22 (15.49%) Project Management
23 21 (14.79%) Red Hat

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 26 (18.31%) MS Exchange
2 23 (16.20%) SharePoint
3 19 (13.38%) IIS
4 15 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (9.15%) JBoss
6 11 (7.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (5.63%) Lync
9 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (4.93%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (1.41%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (19.01%) MS Excel
2 24 (16.90%) MS Office
3 4 (2.82%) MS Project
3 4 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Primavera
2 2 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.41%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (24.65%) Firewall
2 33 (23.24%) DNS
3 26 (18.31%) DHCP
4 22 (15.49%) TCP/IP
5 19 (13.38%) LAN
5 19 (13.38%) WAN
6 11 (7.75%) SAN
7 5 (3.52%) VPN
8 2 (1.41%) HTTP
8 2 (1.41%) NAS
8 2 (1.41%) WebEx
9 1 (0.70%) DMZ
9 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.70%) Network Security
9 1 (0.70%) VoIP
9 1 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.86%) Oracle Database
3 13 (9.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.63%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (4.93%) Data Mart
6 7 (4.93%) BODI
6 7 (4.93%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) MSI
2 1 (0.70%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.70%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (13.38%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Banking
3 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.11%) Back Office
4 3 (2.11%) Publishing
5 2 (1.41%) Law
5 2 (1.41%) Legal
5 2 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (24.65%) 2nd Line Support
2 25 (17.61%) Desktop Support
2 25 (17.61%) Analyst
3 15 (10.56%) 1st Line Support
3 15 (10.56%) Help Desk Support
4 12 (8.45%) Administrator
4 12 (8.45%) Migration Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.04%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.34%) DBA
7 9 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (6.34%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.23%) Service Analyst
8 6 (4.23%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.23%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.15%) .NET
2 4 (2.82%) Middleware
3 2 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (0.70%) ODBC
4 1 (0.70%) J2EE
4 1 (0.70%) SOAP
4 1 (0.70%) Ajax
4 1 (0.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.86%) Blackberry
3 12 (8.45%) Clustering
4 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.23%) Replication
5 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.52%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.52%) PDA
6 3 (2.11%) CCTV
6 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.11%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.41%) EPoS
7 2 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.70%) User Experience
8 1 (0.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (80.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 77 (54.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (35.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (25.35%) Windows XP
6 30 (21.13%) Windows 7
7 28 (19.72%) Linux
7 28 (19.72%) Windows 2000
8 21 (14.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (10.56%) Android
10 7 (4.93%) UNIX
11 4 (2.82%) Windows NT
12 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.41%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (0.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.58%) ITIL
2 38 (26.76%) Migration
3 22 (15.49%) Project Management
4 9 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.34%) Validation
4 9 (6.34%) Time Management
5 8 (5.63%) PRINCE2
6 7 (4.93%) ETL
6 7 (4.93%) Data Management
6 7 (4.93%) Data Protection
7 6 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (3.52%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.82%) Waterfall
10 3 (2.11%) Software Delivery
10 3 (2.11%) Change Management
10 3 (2.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.65%) SQL
2 20 (14.08%) PowerShell
3 14 (9.86%) JavaScript
3 14 (9.86%) VB
4 7 (4.93%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.93%) Korn
4 7 (4.93%) PL/SQL
4 7 (4.93%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.70%) VBA
6 1 (0.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (13.38%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (11.97%) CCNA
3 13 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.63%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.23%) MCSE
6 5 (3.52%) CCNP
6 5 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.52%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.52%) MCTS
7 3 (2.11%) Degree
8 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.41%) APMP
9 1 (0.70%) MCITP
9 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (52.82%) Active Directory
2 31 (21.83%) XenApp
3 20 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.04%) vSphere
5 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.23%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.82%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.11%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.41%) XenServer
9 1 (0.70%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.70%) Firmware
9 1 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (11.97%) SCCM
2 6 (4.23%) SCOM
2 6 (4.23%) Foglight
3 4 (2.82%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.11%) WSUS
5 2 (1.41%) DameWare
5 2 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.41%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.70%) SCSM
6 1 (0.70%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.70%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 62 (43.66%) Microsoft
2 50 (35.21%) Citrix
3 44 (30.99%) VMware
4 35 (24.65%) Cisco
5 27 (19.01%) HP
6 26 (18.31%) Oracle
7 21 (14.79%) Red Hat
8 20 (14.08%) NetApp
9 17 (11.97%) Dell
10 14 (9.86%) Apple
11 12 (8.45%) EMC
12 8 (5.63%) IBM
13 6 (4.23%) New Relic
14 4 (2.82%) Sophos
14 4 (2.82%) BMC
15 3 (2.11%) CheckPoint
15 3 (2.11%) Symantec
15 3 (2.11%) Websense
15 3 (2.11%) Altiris
15 3 (2.11%) LANDesk