Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 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
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 707 887 856
Rank change year-on-year +180 -31 -27
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 29 8 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.008% 0.033%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.039% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 27
UK median daily rate £288 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.33% -6.25% +7.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -23.33% -6.25% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £15.23 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.23 - -

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 14,204 20,565 20,985
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.67% 20.73% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,714 12,874 13,427
UK median daily rate £410 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £138 £158 £170
90th Percentile £600 £600 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £394
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.52% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,136 1,312 1,279
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.44%

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 20 February 2020.

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
Top 13 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 20 February 2020. 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 +134 29 £288 -23.33% 4
England +172 28 £275 -26.67% 4
Midlands +67 12 £275 -21.43%
West Midlands +56 11 £275 -21.43%
North of England - 10 £375 - 1
North West - 7 £375 -
East of England +42 3 £84 -77.73% 2
South East +84 2 £200 -47.37%
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Scotland - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £375 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
3 23 (79.31%) Windows Server
4 18 (62.07%) VMware
5 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
6 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (44.83%) WAN
8 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
8 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (37.93%) DHCP
9 11 (37.93%) DNS
10 10 (34.48%) Citrix
10 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
11 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2000
12 8 (27.59%) X.500
13 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
13 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
14 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (17.24%) Unix
14 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
15 4 (13.79%) ITIL
15 4 (13.79%) LAN
16 3 (10.34%) Wireless
16 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
16 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
16 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
16 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
16 3 (10.34%) Structured Cabling

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 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) WAN
2 11 (37.93%) DHCP
2 11 (37.93%) DNS
3 8 (27.59%) X.500
4 4 (13.79%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (10.34%) Wireless
6 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.45%) Firewall
7 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
1 2 (6.90%) Military
1 2 (6.90%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (27.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Wintel Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Assistant
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Assistant
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Assistant
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.90%) Handset
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) PDA
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) Windows Server
3 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.24%) Unix
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.90%) Linux
8 1 (3.45%) AIX
8 1 (3.45%) HPUX
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.45%) Solaris
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (6.90%) Project Delivery
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Network Design
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Storage Management
4 1 (3.45%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Perl
1 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) ECDL
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Citrix
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Avaya
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) CommVault
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) McAfee
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) Nimsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) Sophos
5 1 (3.45%) Sun
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas