Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 832 885 819
Rank change year-on-year +53 -66 +59
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 11 21 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.020% 0.050%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.060% 0.098% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 30
UK median daily rate £350 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.57% -19.93% -
10th Percentile £273 £135 £250
90th Percentile £413 £456 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +21.67% -20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
UK median hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +251.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 18,470 21,452 20,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.45% 20.82% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,548 13,377 12,598
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £153 £178 £190
90th Percentile £620 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.65% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,221 1,478 1,150
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +3.13% -3.03%

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 18 August 2019.

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 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 18 August 2019. 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 +57 10 £350 +16.57% 2
UK excluding London +28 9 £365 +21.67% 4
Midlands +32 4 £365 +21.46% 1
West Midlands +20 3 £365 +21.46% 1
London +52 2 £338 -20.59%
North of England +15 2 - - 1
North West +8 2 - -
South East +17 1 £375 +112.77%
East Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £350 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Sun
7 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (27.27%) X.500
7 3 (27.27%) HPUX
7 3 (27.27%) Solaris
7 3 (27.27%) Perl
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) Office 365

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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) X.500
4 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Software Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) HPUX
6 3 (27.27%) Solaris
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (9.09%) Windows NT
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Samba
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Sun
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam