The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Exchange Server 2000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2000 over the 3 months to 27 April 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 Exchange 2000 Server
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 654 623
Rank change year-on-year +61 -31  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.025% 0.010% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £429 £400 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.18% +122.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £400 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £400 £196
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £400 -
% change year-on-year +7.18% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00

Exchange Server 2000 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7920 9709 9855
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.04% 17.37% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5131 6301 5922
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 218 378
Median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.60 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

Exchange Server 2000
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Exchange Server 2000 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2000 in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2000 in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2000 in the UK

Exchange Server 2000
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 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
South Wales +10 1 £450 +12.50%
Wales +8 1 £450 +12.50%
Bridgend -3 1 £450 +12.50%
Hereford - 1 £408 -
Herefordshire - 1 £408 -
West Midlands - 1 £408 -
England - 1 £408 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 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 Exchange Server 2000.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 5 (83.33%) HPUX
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Samba
3 4 (66.67%) Sun
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) X.500
5 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers

Exchange Server 2000
Co-occurring 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 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) X.500
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) HPUX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Samba
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) arcserve
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) VMware