The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 473 451 382
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -69
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 106 100 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.89% 0.91% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 65
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£319 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.86% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £107 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £128 £225
% change year-on-year
+103.92% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 51
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.67 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.38% -8.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £23.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.13
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -0.88%
Windows 2000
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11886 11026 10788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.66% 23.07% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7084 6283 5766
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £178 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1000 1044
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 across the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 across the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 within the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 36 £308 -12.14% 5
London +14 32 £381 +8.92% 5
North West -8 13 £143 -72.19% 1
West Midlands -12 9 £120 -40.00%
East of England -23 7 £400 +263.63%
Yorkshire -3 5 - - 2
East Midlands -14 4 - -
South West -33 1 £350 +40.00%
Windows 2000
UK

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 149 (66.22%) Windows XP
3 129 (57.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 124 (55.11%) Microsoft
5 104 (46.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 101 (44.89%) Active Directory
7 87 (38.67%) MS Office
8 65 (28.89%) MS Excel
8 65 (28.89%) Security Cleared
9 64 (28.44%) TCP/IP
10 61 (27.11%) HP
11 58 (25.78%) Citrix
12 56 (24.89%) UNIX
13 54 (24.00%) VMware
14 49 (21.78%) SC Cleared
15 46 (20.44%) Windows 7
16 44 (19.56%) DNS
17 41 (18.22%) Oracle
17 41 (18.22%) Windows Vista
18 39 (17.33%) HTML
19 38 (16.89%) .NET
20 37 (16.44%) JavaScript
21 36 (16.00%) MS Exchange
21 36 (16.00%) ISTQB
21 36 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 36 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 35 (15.56%) Software Testing
22 35 (15.56%) JSP
22 35 (15.56%) ASP.NET
23 34 (15.11%) Linux

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 36 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (11.11%) IIS
3 13 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.22%) IBM Notes
7 5 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.78%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.89%) Lync
9 2 (0.89%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.44%) Site Server
10 1 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 87 (38.67%) MS Office
2 65 (28.89%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.78%) MS Project
4 12 (5.33%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.89%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 33 (14.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.89%) Maximo
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.33%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (0.89%) Office 365
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (28.44%) TCP/IP
2 44 (19.56%) DNS
3 34 (15.11%) HTTPS
4 24 (10.67%) SAN
5 20 (8.89%) SSL
5 20 (8.89%) LAN
5 20 (8.89%) DHCP
6 19 (8.44%) Wireshark
7 17 (7.56%) NAS
8 16 (7.11%) VPN
9 15 (6.67%) Firewall
10 14 (6.22%) HTTP
11 12 (5.33%) Broadband
11 12 (5.33%) WAN
12 8 (3.56%) Internet
13 5 (2.22%) Ethernet
13 5 (2.22%) ADSL
13 5 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (1.78%) VLAN
14 4 (1.78%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.22%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.33%) MySQL
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (6.22%) QuickTest Pro
1 14 (6.22%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.78%) Wise Package Studio
2 4 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.78%) MSI
2 4 (1.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.33%) Bugzilla
3 3 (1.33%) NetBeans
3 3 (1.33%) MyEclipse
3 3 (1.33%) JIRA
3 3 (1.33%) Subversion
4 1 (0.44%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.44%) AdminStudio
General
1 30 (13.33%) Finance
2 15 (6.67%) Banking
3 9 (4.00%) Back Office
4 7 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.33%) Front Office
7 2 (0.89%) Retail
7 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.89%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (22.22%) Analyst
2 32 (14.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 25 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 24 (10.67%) Desktop Support
5 21 (9.33%) Support Analyst
6 15 (6.67%) Administrator
6 15 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 15 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
7 14 (6.22%) Desktop Engineer
7 14 (6.22%) Tester
8 13 (5.78%) Service Analyst
8 13 (5.78%) Service Desk Analyst
9 12 (5.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 11 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.89%) 1st Line Support
10 11 (4.89%) Windows Administrator
11 10 (4.44%) IT Support
12 9 (4.00%) Consultant
12 9 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.33%) HTML
2 38 (16.89%) .NET
3 35 (15.56%) JSP
3 35 (15.56%) ASP.NET
4 13 (5.78%) Application Packaging
5 4 (1.78%) Web Services
5 4 (1.78%) XML
6 3 (1.33%) WSDL
6 3 (1.33%) JDBC
6 3 (1.33%) XSL
6 3 (1.33%) ODBC
6 3 (1.33%) SOAP
6 3 (1.33%) Struts
6 3 (1.33%) J2EE
6 3 (1.33%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.33%) MyBatis
6 3 (1.33%) Struts2
6 3 (1.33%) FreeMarker
6 3 (1.33%) Software Packaging
6 3 (1.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.00%) Clustering
2 22 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.67%) User Experience
5 5 (2.22%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.22%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.78%) Statistics
6 4 (1.78%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.78%) NHS
7 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.89%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (0.89%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.44%) PMI
8 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.44%) Handset
8 1 (0.44%) Replication
8 1 (0.44%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.44%) IVR
8 1 (0.44%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 149 (66.22%) Windows XP
3 129 (57.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 104 (46.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (24.89%) UNIX
6 46 (20.44%) Windows 7
7 41 (18.22%) Windows Vista
8 34 (15.11%) Linux
9 31 (13.78%) Windows NT
10 17 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (2.22%) NetWare
13 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.56%) Software Testing
2 27 (12.00%) Test Scripting
3 26 (11.56%) ITIL
4 23 (10.22%) Test Strategy
5 22 (9.78%) Knowledge Management
5 22 (9.78%) Validation
6 21 (9.33%) Workflow
7 17 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (6.22%) Performance Testing
8 14 (6.22%) Migration
8 14 (6.22%) Change Management
9 13 (5.78%) Software Deployment
10 9 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.00%) Test Automation
10 9 (4.00%) Load Testing
11 8 (3.56%) Project Management
12 7 (3.11%) Service Management
12 7 (3.11%) Security Testing
12 7 (3.11%) Problem Management
13 6 (2.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.44%) JavaScript
2 28 (12.44%) SQL
3 11 (4.89%) VB
3 11 (4.89%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.44%) VBScript
5 7 (3.11%) C
6 5 (2.22%) C#
6 5 (2.22%) C++
6 5 (2.22%) Java
7 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.33%) Python
8 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 65 (28.89%) Security Cleared
2 49 (21.78%) SC Cleared
3 36 (16.00%) ISTQB
3 36 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 34 (15.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (12.89%) DV Cleared
6 27 (12.00%) MCSE
7 18 (8.00%) Degree
8 9 (4.00%) MCP
8 9 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (3.11%) CCNA
10 6 (2.67%) MCITP
11 5 (2.22%) MCSA
12 3 (1.33%) CCNP
12 3 (1.33%) NCDA
12 3 (1.33%) NCIE
13 2 (0.89%) ISEB
13 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.44%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.22%) SLA
2 6 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 101 (44.89%) Active Directory
2 36 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (12.44%) VMware ESX
4 19 (8.44%) Nmap
5 17 (7.56%) vSphere
5 17 (7.56%) XenApp
6 15 (6.67%) ISA Server
7 13 (5.78%) Terminal Services
8 11 (4.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (3.56%) Hyper-V
11 7 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (3.11%) vCloud
12 5 (2.22%) XenDesktop
13 4 (1.78%) XenServer
13 4 (1.78%) NFS
13 4 (1.78%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 34 (15.11%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (8.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 19 (8.44%) Nessus
3 14 (6.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (5.78%) SCCM
4 13 (5.78%) SCOM
5 12 (5.33%) BladeLogic
6 10 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (4.44%) NetBackup
7 8 (3.56%) Backup Exec
8 7 (3.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (2.67%) Tivoli
10 5 (2.22%) ARCserve
10 5 (2.22%) HP SIM
10 5 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (1.78%) OVSD
11 4 (1.78%) WSUS
11 4 (1.78%) DameWare
11 4 (1.78%) OpenView
11 4 (1.78%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 124 (55.11%) Microsoft
2 61 (27.11%) HP
3 58 (25.78%) Citrix
4 54 (24.00%) VMware
5 41 (18.22%) Oracle
6 17 (7.56%) Cisco
6 17 (7.56%) Intel
6 17 (7.56%) Symantec
7 11 (4.89%) IBM
8 9 (4.00%) Veritas
9 8 (3.56%) NetApp
10 7 (3.11%) F5
10 7 (3.11%) Altiris
11 6 (2.67%) Sophos
11 6 (2.67%) Lotus
12 5 (2.22%) CA
12 5 (2.22%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.22%) Novell
12 5 (2.22%) McAfee
12 5 (2.22%) Acronis
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