Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 834 829 809
Rank change year-on-year -5 -20 -84
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 34 21 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.022% 0.063%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.11% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 29
UK median daily rate £400 £373 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +8.76% +5.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year +7.38% +6.43% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 27
UK median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.00

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 20,645 19,951 23,158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.67% 20.96% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,196 12,583 13,813
UK median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £168 £193 £188
90th Percentile £613 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +5.33% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,261 1,265 1,745
UK median hourly rate £17.14 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.85% - +3.13%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.88% -3.88% +4.76%

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 February 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
Top 8 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 February 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
England -4 32 £400 +6.67% 5
UK excluding London +9 25 £400 +7.38% 4
North East +62 21 £400 -33.33%
North of England +46 21 £400 -30.43% 2
London -35 8 £335 - 2
Wales -3 2 £325 -3.70%
East of England -18 1 - - 1
South East -24 1 £120 -65.71%

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Linux
3 27 (79.41%) Windows Server
4 25 (73.53%) Solaris
4 25 (73.53%) Unix
5 22 (64.71%) HP
5 22 (64.71%) Shell Script
6 21 (61.76%) HPUX
6 21 (61.76%) PowerShell
7 18 (52.94%) Tivoli
7 18 (52.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 18 (52.94%) BMC
7 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
7 18 (52.94%) ITIL
7 18 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (50.00%) AIX
9 16 (47.06%) MVS
9 16 (47.06%) Open Source
9 16 (47.06%) SaaS
9 16 (47.06%) PaaS
9 16 (47.06%) Service Management
9 16 (47.06%) Change Management
9 16 (47.06%) Data Management
9 16 (47.06%) ServiceNow
9 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (47.06%) ITIL V3
9 16 (47.06%) IaaS
10 15 (44.12%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 15 (44.12%) VSAM
10 15 (44.12%) Management Information System

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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) IaaS
1 16 (47.06%) PaaS
1 16 (47.06%) SaaS
2 6 (17.65%) Office 365
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) WAN
2 6 (17.65%) LAN
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) X.500
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) DNS
5 2 (5.88%) SAN
5 2 (5.88%) Skype
5 2 (5.88%) VLAN
5 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Operations Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (17.65%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Operational Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Operations Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Digital Performance Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Mainframe Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Mainframe Support
7 1 (2.94%) MVS Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (44.12%) Management Information System
2 15 (44.12%) VSAM
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (2.94%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Linux
3 27 (79.41%) Windows Server
4 25 (73.53%) Solaris
4 25 (73.53%) Unix
5 21 (61.76%) HPUX
6 18 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (50.00%) AIX
8 16 (47.06%) MVS
9 15 (44.12%) VME
9 15 (44.12%) VMS
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
14 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
14 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
14 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
15 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
15 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 16 (47.06%) Change Management
2 16 (47.06%) Data Management
2 16 (47.06%) ITIL V3
2 16 (47.06%) Open Source
2 16 (47.06%) Service Management
3 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Security
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.82%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.82%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
4 3 (8.82%) Remediation Plan
5 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Shell Script
2 21 (61.76%) PowerShell
3 15 (44.12%) C
3 15 (44.12%) JCL
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) CCA
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) GCFA
5 1 (2.94%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) COBIT
1 3 (8.82%) FISMA
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 3 (8.82%) NIST 800
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 15 (44.12%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 15 (44.12%) RACF
3 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 4 (11.76%) Samba
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.88%) XenApp
6 2 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) Tivoli
2 15 (44.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (8.82%) EnCase
3 3 (8.82%) FTK
3 3 (8.82%) Nessus
3 3 (8.82%) Nmap
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM
4 2 (5.88%) CSIRT
4 2 (5.88%) EdgeSight
4 2 (5.88%) Nagios
5 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) HP
2 18 (52.94%) BMC
2 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 16 (47.06%) ServiceNow
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) VMware
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) Sun
7 3 (8.82%) Symantec
8 2 (5.88%) AppDynamics
8 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco
8 2 (5.88%) Mitel
8 2 (5.88%) Samsung
8 2 (5.88%) Splunk