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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 79 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.089% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.09% 0.52% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£325 - £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £165 £278
% change year-on-year
+57.57% -40.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.49 £13.00 £14.38
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -9.56%
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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
194 192 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.89% 17.02% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 56 42
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £269 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £18.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 22 August 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Banking
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (63.64%) Altiris
4 7 (63.64%) Application Packaging
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) VBScript
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
6 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (27.27%) Change Control
6 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
7 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (18.18%) MetaFrame
8 1 (9.09%) PowerShell

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
General
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Server Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
1 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (27.27%) Change Control
1 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (18.18%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Altiris
2 3 (27.27%) HP