The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 East Midlands 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 83 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 15 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.93% 1.60% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.27% 7.42% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 1
Average daily rate £110 £265 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.49% +32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £223 £267
% change year-on-year
+17.97% -16.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.35 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -16.66%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
351 283 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.68% 21.57% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 103 118
Average daily rate £225 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.72% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £175 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 60 50
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.45 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £27.65 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 9 £110 -
Leicestershire -16 5 - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 3
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (97.67%) Microsoft
3 39 (90.70%) Active Directory
3 39 (90.70%) Windows XP
4 38 (88.37%) MS Office
5 37 (86.05%) MS Exchange
6 35 (81.40%) NetWare
6 35 (81.40%) VPN
6 35 (81.40%) IBM Notes
6 35 (81.40%) Citrix
6 35 (81.40%) Novell
6 35 (81.40%) Lotus
6 35 (81.40%) Blackberry
7 33 (76.74%) HP
8 32 (74.42%) VBScript
8 32 (74.42%) ServiceCenter
8 32 (74.42%) PowerShell
8 32 (74.42%) XenDesktop
9 22 (51.16%) ITSM
9 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (46.51%) Windows 7
11 18 (41.86%) Apple iOS
11 18 (41.86%) Windows Vista
11 18 (41.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (13.95%) ITIL
13 4 (9.30%) Migration
13 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (9.30%) Remedy
13 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (9.30%) Remedy ITSM

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 37 (86.05%) MS Exchange
2 35 (81.40%) IBM Notes
3 18 (41.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (88.37%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 35 (81.40%) VPN
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Support Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Service Manager
2 14 (32.56%) Environment Manager
2 14 (32.56%) Support Manager
2 14 (32.56%) Service Support Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Desktop Support
3 5 (11.63%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Remote Desktop Support
5 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 35 (81.40%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.98%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (90.70%) Windows XP
3 35 (81.40%) NetWare
4 20 (46.51%) Windows 7
5 18 (41.86%) Apple iOS
5 18 (41.86%) Windows Vista
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) ITSM
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) Migration
3 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) VBScript
1 32 (74.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 39 (90.70%) Active Directory
2 32 (74.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (74.42%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (81.40%) Citrix
2 35 (81.40%) Novell
2 35 (81.40%) Lotus
3 33 (76.74%) HP
4 4 (9.30%) Remedy
5 2 (4.65%) VMware