Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Windows 2000 Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 2000 Server over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 761 820 720
Rank change year-on-year +59 -100 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 47 44 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.043% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.20% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 81
England median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% -1.54%
10th Percentile £250 £242 £260
90th Percentile £493 £438 £450
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 32
England median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.50
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.65 £8.51
90th Percentile £14.25 £16.43 £22.75
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.50

Windows 2000 Server is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17916 22516 22557
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.40% 22.19% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11359 14367 13266
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £185
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1057 1190 1798
England median hourly rate £16.81 £16.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +1.85% +2.86%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +2.05%

Windows 2000 Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Windows 2000 Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 2000 Server in England

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 2000 Server in England

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server in England over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 2000 Server in England

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 2000 Server in England

Windows 2000 Server
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 19 £375 +4.90% 4
Midlands +26 13 £375 -
West Midlands - 13 £375 -
East of England -5 8 £425 -
South East +21 5 £365 +14.51% 2
North of England +52 2 £360 +20.00%
North West +37 2 £360 +20.00%
Windows 2000 Server
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Windows 2000 Server.

1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
3 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
4 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (42.55%) MS Exchange
6 19 (40.43%) Exchange Server 2000
6 19 (40.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
7 18 (38.30%) DV Cleared
8 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
8 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
9 15 (31.91%) Linux
10 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (27.66%) Unix
11 13 (27.66%) HP
12 12 (25.53%) WAN
13 11 (23.40%) LAN
13 11 (23.40%) Perl
13 11 (23.40%) Samba
13 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 10 (21.28%) HPUX
14 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
15 9 (19.15%) Citrix
15 9 (19.15%) Sun
15 9 (19.15%) Solaris
15 9 (19.15%) VMware
15 9 (19.15%) Windows 10
15 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
16 8 (17.02%) Finance

Windows 2000 Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 20 (42.55%) MS Exchange
2 19 (40.43%) Exchange Server 2000
2 19 (40.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.64%) IIS
5 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
5 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
6 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.13%) Confluence
8 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Changepoint
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (4.26%) FRx
1 2 (4.26%) Scribe Insight
2 1 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) WAN
2 11 (23.40%) LAN
3 7 (14.89%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (14.89%) X.500
4 5 (10.64%) DHCP
4 5 (10.64%) DNS
5 3 (6.38%) Internet
5 3 (6.38%) SAN
5 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.26%) VLAN
7 1 (2.13%) Firewall
7 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.13%) Skype
7 1 (2.13%) SNMP
7 1 (2.13%) VoIP
7 1 (2.13%) VPN
7 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.26%) QlikView
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Local Government
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Analyst
1 10 (21.28%) Support Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Designer
3 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Designer
4 4 (8.51%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Active Directory Support
4 4 (8.51%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.26%) DBA
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) PKI
2 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
3 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (31.91%) Linux
6 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (27.66%) Unix
8 10 (21.28%) HPUX
9 9 (19.15%) Solaris
9 9 (19.15%) Windows 10
10 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
10 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
11 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
12 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
12 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) Patch Management
2 4 (8.51%) Break/Fix
2 4 (8.51%) Migration
2 4 (8.51%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (8.51%) Security Patching
3 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.26%) CRM
3 2 (4.26%) Database Tuning
3 2 (4.26%) High Availability
3 2 (4.26%) IT Strategy
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL
3 2 (4.26%) Line Management
3 2 (4.26%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (4.26%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (4.26%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (4.26%) Time Management
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.13%) Network Management
4 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) Perl
2 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
3 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.64%) C#
4 5 (10.64%) SQL
5 4 (8.51%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) C
7 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (38.30%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.13%) CCA
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) Samba
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.26%) ISA Server
6 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) WSUS
2 4 (8.51%) MOM
3 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.26%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Perfmon
3 2 (4.26%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.13%) DameWare
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.13%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) HP
3 9 (19.15%) Citrix
3 9 (19.15%) Sun
3 9 (19.15%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) Cisco
5 5 (10.64%) Oracle
6 4 (8.51%) Sophos
7 3 (6.38%) NetApp
7 3 (6.38%) Veritas
8 2 (4.26%) Cognos
8 2 (4.26%) EqualLogic
8 2 (4.26%) PlateSpin
8 2 (4.26%) Symantec
8 2 (4.26%) Tableau
9 1 (2.13%) Lumension
9 1 (2.13%) McAfee
9 1 (2.13%) Samsung
9 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.13%) Veeam
Hounslow, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: Yesterday