The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 16 April 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 City of London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 207 193 204
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 8 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.61% 0.93% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Average daily rate £313 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £218 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £348 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £223 £267
% change year-on-year
+17.97% -16.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.35 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -16.66%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1312 1286 1523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.80% 20.38% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 874 997
Average daily rate £400 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.37% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 74 93
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £135.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 2000
London

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Dell
6 3 (30.00%) IBM
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) IIS
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 7
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) DTS
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OVSD
1 1 (10.00%) DameWare
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) AppSense
6 1 (10.00%) Reuters
6 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
6 1 (10.00%) Clearswift
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Nokia
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint