The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 25 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 Chester 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 20 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% 1.90% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 6.52% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
- +20.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.85% -14.16%
Operating Systems Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 32.35% 29.11% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 11
Average daily rate £238 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £358 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £29.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% -26.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows 2000
Cheshire

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Windows 2000
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee