Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 15 August 2018 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
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 819 881
Rank change year-on-year -41 +62 -134
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 21 48 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.050% 0.033%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.098% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 30 21
UK median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.93% - +18.58%
10th Percentile £135 £250 £185
90th Percentile £456 £497 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -20.00% -3.23% +27.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +251.85% - -
10th Percentile £26.88 £12.75 £12.05
90th Percentile £108.13 £14.25 £15.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21,320 19,785 24,346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.83% 20.69% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,284 12,447 15,352
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £178 £190 £208
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,465 1,135 1,294
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.70 £44.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88% +3.13%

Windows 2000 Server
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 2000 Server in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 2000 Server in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 2000 Server in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 2000 Server in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 2000 Server in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Top 11 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 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
UK excluding London -30 20 £300 -20.00% 3
England -56 17 £300 -19.93% 4
North of England -16 8 £310 -13.89% 1
North West -9 6 £300 -16.67% 1
South East -24 5 £176 -51.71%
Scotland - 4 - -
Midlands -30 3 £301 -19.87% 1
West Midlands -35 3 £301 -19.87% 1
London -40 1 £425 +13.33% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £320 -
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 with a requirement for Windows 2000 Server.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) SCCM
6 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
6 8 (38.10%) Office 365
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (23.81%) Migration
9 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (19.05%) Confluence
10 4 (19.05%) Puppet
10 4 (19.05%) SCOM
10 4 (19.05%) Banking
10 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
10 4 (19.05%) JIRA
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (19.05%) .NET
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 4 (19.05%) C#
10 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET

Windows 2000 Server
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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Confluence
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) IBM Notes
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) IaaS
3 3 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Skype
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) IPsec
4 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) WLAN
4 1 (4.76%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MS Access
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Artifactory
1 4 (19.05%) Bitbucket
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) IT Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Transformation Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Transformation Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Azure Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 3 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Windows NT
6 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.52%) Unix
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.76%) HPUX
8 1 (4.76%) Linux
8 1 (4.76%) Solaris
8 1 (4.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Application Rationalisation
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Document Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.76%) Stress Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) Samba
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (19.05%) Packer
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) Terraform
3 1 (4.76%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 8 (38.10%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Capita
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Lotus
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) WatchGuard
5 1 (4.76%) arcserve
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) Sun