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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 Server over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 629 547 551
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 24 93 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.75% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 51 23
Median daily rate £325 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £263 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £425 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £268
% change year-on-year
- +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.85 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -15.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £10.10 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
- -19.40%

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
12523 12346 12120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.55% 22.13% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7833 7043 6820
Median daily rate £388 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.77% +0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 682 1011 1054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Windows 2000 Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2016.

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
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -92 22 £313 +0.96% 4
London -1 11 £350 -17.64% 1
North West -9 3 £300 -20.00%
East Midlands +13 2 - -
West Yorkshire -6 2 - -
East of England -8 2 £425 +21.42%
Manchester -12 2 £300 -
Yorkshire -17 2 - -
South East -28 2 £294 -22.95% 1
Leicester - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £294 - 1
Leicestershire - 2 - -
City of London +32 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City +1 1 £425 +21.42%
Merseyside -3 1 £375 -
Hertfordshire -5 1 £425 +28.30%
Cheshire - 1 £300 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £300 -
Stockport - 1 £300 -
Rochdale - 1 £300 -
Chester - 1 £300 -
Birkenhead - 1 £375 -

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Windows 2000 Server.

1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (78.69%) Active Directory
3 40 (65.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (57.38%) Windows Server
5 34 (55.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (55.74%) ITIL
6 25 (40.98%) Citrix
7 23 (37.70%) XenApp
8 22 (36.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (36.07%) Blackberry
9 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
10 18 (29.51%) Windows 7
10 18 (29.51%) SCCM
11 17 (27.87%) MS Office
11 17 (27.87%) VMware
12 16 (26.23%) Finance
12 16 (26.23%) MCSE
12 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (22.95%) DNS
14 12 (19.67%) HP
14 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
14 12 (19.67%) MCP
14 12 (19.67%) MCDST
14 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
15 11 (18.03%) Windows XP
16 10 (16.39%) DHCP
16 10 (16.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
18 8 (13.11%) Linux

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.20%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.56%) IIS
5 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.92%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.64%) Apache
8 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MS Office
2 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) DNS
2 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.39%) DHCP
4 8 (13.11%) LAN
4 8 (13.11%) WAN
5 6 (9.84%) Firewall
6 5 (8.20%) NetScaler
6 5 (8.20%) VPN
7 4 (6.56%) Internet
8 3 (4.92%) IPX
8 3 (4.92%) SAN
9 2 (3.28%) VoIP
10 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.64%) NAS
10 1 (1.64%) SMTP
10 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Advertising
2 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Desktop Support
2 16 (26.23%) Analyst
3 12 (19.67%) Support Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Support Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) IT Support
6 7 (11.48%) Citrix Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Citrix Support
6 7 (11.48%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (9.84%) Server Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (8.20%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Desktop Manager
9 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support Manager
9 4 (6.56%) IT Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Messaging Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.07%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.20%) Clustering
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) CMDB
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) iPhone
4 2 (3.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.64%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.64%) Informatics
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) PDA
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (65.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (57.38%) Windows Server
4 34 (55.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (36.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (29.51%) Windows 7
7 11 (18.03%) Windows XP
8 8 (13.11%) Linux
9 7 (11.48%) Unix
10 4 (6.56%) Android
11 3 (4.92%) NetWare
11 3 (4.92%) Solaris
12 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
12 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.64%) CentOS
13 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) ITIL
2 4 (6.56%) Migration
3 3 (4.92%) Project Management
4 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.28%) Service Management
5 1 (1.64%) Change Control
5 1 (1.64%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.64%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (1.64%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.64%) Low Latency
5 1 (1.64%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.64%) Resource Management
5 1 (1.64%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (1.64%) Security Patching
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (1.64%) Time Management
5 1 (1.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) VB
3 2 (3.28%) VBScript
4 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) MCSE
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (19.67%) MCDST
2 12 (19.67%) MCP
3 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) Degree
7 1 (1.64%) CCNA
7 1 (1.64%) CISA
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.64%) CISSP
7 1 (1.64%) GCFA
7 1 (1.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) COBIT
2 1 (1.64%) FISMA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 48 (78.69%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.70%) XenApp
3 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (6.56%) MetaFrame
6 3 (4.92%) vSphere
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.64%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) SCCM
2 4 (6.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.28%) Nessus
3 2 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.64%) EnCase
4 1 (1.64%) FTK
4 1 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.64%) Nmap
4 1 (1.64%) SCOM
4 1 (1.64%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Citrix
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
3 17 (27.87%) VMware
4 12 (19.67%) HP
5 8 (13.11%) Symantec
6 5 (8.20%) Apple
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco
6 5 (8.20%) Remedy
7 4 (6.56%) Dell
7 4 (6.56%) NetApp
7 4 (6.56%) Novell
7 4 (6.56%) Sophos
8 3 (4.92%) Lotus
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle
8 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.28%) BMC
9 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.64%) Dell KACE
10 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.64%) Xerox