The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 125 120 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.076% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.39% 0.60% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£230 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 - £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £135 £290
% change year-on-year
+81.48% -53.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +9.43%
Windows 2000
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
515 668 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.58% 25.84% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 311 181
Average daily rate £335 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 54 49
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.20 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.31% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £38.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 2000 across the Berkshire region.

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 across the Berkshire region.

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 2 £230 -
Bracknell - - - -
Windows 2000
South East

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Windows 2000 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 2000.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) McAfee
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) SMS
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Windows 2000 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 2000. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee