The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 77 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.61% 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.31% 2.07% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£385 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.53% +30.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £180 £259
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -30.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.02 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.85% -14.16%
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
242 242 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.36% 23.59% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 105 93
Average daily rate £325 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £188 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.60 £12.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £21.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Windows 2000
South East

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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
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Job
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Amersham - - - -
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Windows 2000
South East

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Intel
6 5 (41.67%) MCSE
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) Windows NT
6 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (41.67%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) Change Management
7 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 4 (33.33%) Clustering
7 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (33.33%) SCOM
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) SAN
8 3 (25.00%) Broadband
8 3 (25.00%) NAS

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Broadband
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) NAS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Service Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Support
5 1 (8.33%) Server Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Windows NT
4 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) BladeLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Intel
3 4 (33.33%) VMware