The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 Server over the 3 months to 24 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 Edinburgh 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 77 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% - 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% - 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £410 - £395
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 - £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 - £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £284 £140 £238
% change year-on-year
+102.67% -41.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £13.67 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+22.57% -43.64%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
234 152 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.54% 19.34% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 50 75
Average daily rate £375 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £118 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £31.65 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 2000 Server
Scotland

Windows 2000 Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 2000 Server Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 2000 Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 2000 Server Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Windows 2000 Server 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 Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Windows 2000 Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC