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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 81 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% - 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% - 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £135 £200
% change year-on-year
+81.48% -32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.81%
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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
237 255 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.34% 21.23% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 125 53
Average daily rate £350 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £165 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +32.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Change Control
3 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (55.56%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) VBScript
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) MetaFrame
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Application Packaging
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Altiris
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Wintel Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
1 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (55.56%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) MetaFrame
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Altiris
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft