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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 92 75 73
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.070% 0.29% 0.084%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 1.72% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £275 £110
% change year-on-year
-52.72% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £15.15
% change year-on-year
+141.37% -4.29%
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
242 233 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.05% 17.14% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 102 107
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £130 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 10 February 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) SRDF
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Altiris
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat