Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 9 December 2019 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 > UK excluding London
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 562 667 633
Rank change year-on-year +105 -34 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 34 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.077% 0.013% 0.023%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.057% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 5
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.81% -2.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £204 £325 £355
90th Percentile £388 £404 £455
UK median daily rate £300 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -14.29% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.23 - -
UK median hourly rate £10.23 - £13.50

Windows 2000 Server is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10,571 12,245 11,226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 23.94% 22.06% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,122 6,868 6,512
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.13% +3.47% +2.74%
10th Percentile £131 £148 £150
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,029 1,165 974
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -1.23% +7.77%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.03% -0.03% +7.43%

Windows 2000 Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Windows 2000 Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 2000 Server in the UK excluding London

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 2000 Server in the UK excluding London

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 2000 Server in the UK excluding London

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 2000 Server in the UK excluding London

Windows 2000 Server
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

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 excluding London region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. 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
Midlands +75 15 £275 -21.43% 1
West Midlands +47 13 £275 -21.43% 1
North of England - 10 £375 - 2
North West - 9 £375 -
South East +63 4 £200 -47.37% 1
East of England - 2 £73 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Scotland +34 1 £350 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £375 -
Windows 2000 Server
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Windows 2000 Server.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
3 26 (76.47%) Windows Server
4 20 (58.82%) VMware
5 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
6 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (47.06%) WAN
8 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (38.24%) DHCP
10 13 (38.24%) DNS
10 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
11 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2000
12 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
12 10 (29.41%) X.500
12 10 (29.41%) Citrix
13 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
13 9 (26.47%) DV Cleared
14 7 (20.59%) Unix
15 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
15 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (14.71%) Linux
16 4 (11.76%) HP
16 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
17 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
17 3 (8.82%) SCCM
17 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
17 3 (8.82%) Samba
17 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing

Windows 2000 Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Azure
2 1 (2.94%) AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) WAN
2 13 (38.24%) DHCP
2 13 (38.24%) DNS
3 10 (29.41%) X.500
4 3 (8.82%) LAN
5 2 (5.88%) Firewall
5 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.94%) MPLS
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) VMware Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) Windows Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Software Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Support Assistant
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Assistant
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) PDA
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Windows Server
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (20.59%) Unix
7 5 (14.71%) Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
8 3 (8.82%) HPUX
8 3 (8.82%) Solaris
8 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.94%) AIX
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.94%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL
2 2 (5.88%) Migration
2 2 (5.88%) Project Delivery
3 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (2.94%) DevOps
3 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.94%) ERP
3 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (2.94%) Network Design
3 1 (2.94%) Storage Management
3 1 (2.94%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Perl
1 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) ECDL
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) CCNP
System Software
1 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Samba
3 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) VMware
2 10 (29.41%) Citrix
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) Sun
6 2 (5.88%) Avaya
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) McAfee
6 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) CommVault
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos
7 1 (2.94%) Symantec
7 1 (2.94%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas