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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 643 640
Rank change year-on-year +56 -3  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 14 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% 0.010% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £400 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +42.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £400 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £400 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -3.75% +10.34%  
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 7666 9702 9993
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.57% 18.04% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4894 6463 6228
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 236 343
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.51% +1.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2000 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 10 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 24 June 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
England - 13 £375 -
West Midlands - 6 £375 -
Herefordshire - 6 £375 -
East of England - 4 £410 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £410 -
London - 3 £250 -
Hereford - 2 £373 -
Bridgend +3 1 £450 +12.50%
Wales -2 1 £450 +12.50%
South Wales -4 1 £450 +12.50%

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (93.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 12 (80.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (73.33%) Unix
5 10 (66.67%) Perl
5 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 10 (66.67%) Samba
6 9 (60.00%) HP
6 9 (60.00%) Linux
6 9 (60.00%) HPUX
6 9 (60.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (53.33%) Sun
7 8 (53.33%) Solaris
7 8 (53.33%) WAN
8 7 (46.67%) X.500
9 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
10 5 (33.33%) Cisco
10 5 (33.33%) LAN
10 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (26.67%) VMware
12 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (13.33%) Time Management
13 2 (13.33%) Citrix
14 1 (6.67%) Local Government

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 15 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) X.500
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Sun Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Scripting Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (73.33%) Unix
5 9 (60.00%) HPUX
5 9 (60.00%) Linux
6 8 (53.33%) Solaris
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Perl
2 9 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Samba
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) Sun
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) arcserve
6 1 (6.67%) Lumension
6 1 (6.67%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) Sophos
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec