Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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 Windows 2000 Server
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 852 829
Rank change year-on-year -16 -23 -83
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 28 34 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.032% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 37
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.60% +18.46%
10th Percentile £355 £296 £150
90th Percentile £558 £550 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £373 £400
% change year-on-year +0.67% -6.88% +28.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 17
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.50
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £14.25 £13.75 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 £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 21544 22516 24506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.90% 21.44% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13698 14183 14429
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £170 £200 £185
90th Percentile £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.07% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1293 1311 1957
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.29 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.43% -1.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £43.75 £42.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year +6.45% -4.08% +4.26%

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 24 November 2017.

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 9 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 24 November 2017. 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
England -12 28 £375 - 3
UK excluding London +23 20 £375 +0.67% 3
Midlands +36 10 £375 -3.23%
West Midlands +29 10 £375 +42.86%
London -5 8 £463 -15.91%
East of England -1 5 £550 +29.41% 1
South East -3 4 £375 +8.70%
North of England +51 1 £360 -34.55% 2
North West +28 1 £360 +17.55% 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 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 Windows 2000 Server.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (42.86%) DV Cleared
6 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 11 (39.29%) Windows 10
8 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2000
8 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (32.14%) Linux
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 6 (21.43%) WAN
10 6 (21.43%) Unix
10 6 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 6 (21.43%) PKI
11 5 (17.86%) WSUS
11 5 (17.86%) Patch Management
11 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
11 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
11 5 (17.86%) Citrix
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (17.86%) Perl
11 5 (17.86%) Samba

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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2000
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (7.14%) IIS
7 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.57%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (21.43%) WAN
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) Skype
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) X.500
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) SNMP
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
1 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Designer
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Designer
3 4 (14.29%) Active Directory Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Desktop Support
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) PKI
2 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Windows 10
5 9 (32.14%) Linux
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (21.43%) Unix
7 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
8 4 (14.29%) HPUX
8 4 (14.29%) Solaris
8 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Patch Management
2 4 (14.29%) Break/Fix
2 4 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
4 2 (7.14%) Line Management
4 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Compliance Management
5 1 (3.57%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Design
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Perl
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CCA
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Samba
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) WSUS
2 4 (14.29%) MOM
3 2 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.57%) EdgeSight
4 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) Perfmon
4 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Samsung
3 4 (14.29%) Sophos
3 4 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.57%) Lumension
4 1 (3.57%) Mitel
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec