Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 832 807 820
Rank change year-on-year -25 +13 -105
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 49 21 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.023% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.23% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 24
UK median daily rate £363 £365 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% +5.42% +13.52%
10th Percentile £156 £250 £134
90th Percentile £426 £480 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £338
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 24
UK median hourly rate £47.50 - £16.00
10th Percentile £23.50 - £13.25
90th Percentile £119.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £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 20,861 18,580 23,372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.70% 20.59% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,202 11,751 14,440
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £205
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,338 1,115 1,388
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +5.20%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.59
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -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 23 May 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 23 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 2000 Server in the UK

Windows 2000 Server
Top 12 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 23 May 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 -13 46 £388 +6.16% 2
UK excluding London +12 40 £363 - 2
North of England +19 28 £400 +11.11%
North East - 22 £400 -
London -59 8 £335 -10.67% 2
South East -18 6 £140 -55.56%
North West -10 5 £300 -16.67%
Midlands -13 3 £301 -26.26%
West Midlands -21 3 £301 -26.26%
Wales - 2 £325 -
Scotland - 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £320 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 28 (57.14%) Linux
4 26 (53.06%) Solaris
4 26 (53.06%) Unix
5 25 (51.02%) HP
5 25 (51.02%) PowerShell
6 23 (46.94%) Shell Script
7 22 (44.90%) HPUX
8 19 (38.78%) PaaS
8 19 (38.78%) IaaS
9 18 (36.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (36.73%) ITIL
9 18 (36.73%) Tivoli
9 18 (36.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 18 (36.73%) BMC
9 18 (36.73%) Red Hat
10 17 (34.69%) Active Directory
10 17 (34.69%) AIX
10 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (34.69%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (32.65%) ServiceNow
11 16 (32.65%) Open Source
11 16 (32.65%) SaaS
11 16 (32.65%) ITIL V3
11 16 (32.65%) C
11 16 (32.65%) MVS
11 16 (32.65%) Service Management
11 16 (32.65%) Change Management
11 16 (32.65%) 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 15 (30.61%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.16%) Skype for Business
6 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (4.08%) IIS
8 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) IaaS
1 19 (38.78%) PaaS
2 16 (32.65%) SaaS
3 12 (24.49%) Office 365
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.04%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) WAN
2 8 (16.33%) LAN
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
3 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.20%) X.500
4 4 (8.16%) DHCP
4 4 (8.16%) Skype
4 4 (8.16%) VLAN
5 3 (6.12%) SAN
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.04%) Firewall
7 1 (2.04%) IPsec
7 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.04%) SMS
7 1 (2.04%) SSL
7 1 (2.04%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) VPN
7 1 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (6.12%) MS Access
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
1 3 (6.12%) Legal
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Support Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Operational Support Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Operations Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) IT Support
7 3 (6.12%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) ISPF
2 3 (6.12%) JSON
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (32.65%) Management Information System
3 15 (30.61%) VSAM
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Digital TV
6 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 28 (57.14%) Linux
4 26 (53.06%) Solaris
4 26 (53.06%) Unix
5 22 (44.90%) HPUX
6 18 (36.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (34.69%) AIX
8 16 (32.65%) MVS
9 15 (30.61%) VME
9 15 (30.61%) VMS
9 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
12 7 (14.29%) Windows 8
12 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (12.24%) Mac OS X
13 6 (12.24%) Windows 10
13 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
14 3 (6.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) ITIL
2 17 (34.69%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (32.65%) Change Management
3 16 (32.65%) Data Management
3 16 (32.65%) ITIL V3
3 16 (32.65%) Open Source
3 16 (32.65%) Service Management
4 5 (10.20%) Migration
5 3 (6.12%) Application Rationalisation
5 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.12%) Computer Security
5 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.12%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.08%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) PowerShell
2 23 (46.94%) Shell Script
3 16 (32.65%) C
4 15 (30.61%) JCL
5 9 (18.37%) SQL
6 5 (10.20%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) C#
7 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) CCA
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) GCFA
4 1 (2.04%) GCFE
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.12%) COBIT
2 3 (6.12%) FISMA
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (6.12%) NIST 800
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 17 (34.69%) Active Directory
3 15 (30.61%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 15 (30.61%) RACF
4 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.20%) Samba
5 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (8.16%) XenApp
6 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.08%) XenServer
8 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (36.73%) Tivoli
2 15 (30.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 8 (16.33%) SCCM
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (8.16%) SCOM
5 3 (6.12%) EnCase
5 3 (6.12%) FTK
5 3 (6.12%) Nessus
5 3 (6.12%) Nmap
6 2 (4.08%) CSIRT
6 2 (4.08%) EdgeSight
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.04%) Nagios
7 1 (2.04%) Packer
7 1 (2.04%) Puppet
7 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
7 1 (2.04%) Terraform
7 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) HP
2 18 (36.73%) BMC
2 18 (36.73%) Red Hat
3 16 (32.65%) ServiceNow
4 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.45%) VMware
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix
7 5 (10.20%) Sun
8 4 (8.16%) Cisco
9 3 (6.12%) Capita
9 3 (6.12%) Lotus
9 3 (6.12%) Oracle
10 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.08%) Samsung
10 2 (4.08%) Symantec
10 2 (4.08%) WatchGuard
11 1 (2.04%) AppDynamics
11 1 (2.04%) arcserve
11 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
11 1 (2.04%) Splunk