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 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 83 79 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -26
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.078% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% 0.44% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £270 £223
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +21.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £15.35 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+5.14% +22.80%
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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
270 229 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.77% 17.85% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 117 48
Average daily rate £340 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £135 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% +25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £15.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £25.00 £31.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) HPUX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) VPN

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat