The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 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 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 90 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.26% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.23% 0.79% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £387 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.29 £16.07 £15.10
% change year-on-year
+20.02% +6.45%
Windows 2000
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
325 254 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.19% 17.57% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 128 126
Average daily rate £405 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.11% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £115 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 10
Average hourly rate - £39.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 2000
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) HPUX
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SRDF
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) LDAP
5 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Migration Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) HPUX
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) SRDF
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
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