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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 507 440 373
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -67
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 76 144 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% 1.30% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 53 57
Average daily rate
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£275 £310 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £146 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £318 £232
% change year-on-year
-13.38% +36.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 35 41
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.35 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £15.10 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +16.11%
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
11199 11057 9371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.16% 21.99% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6420 6282 5100
Average daily rate £375 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £163 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 915 986 966
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.49 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 24 April 2015.

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
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 24 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -42 23 £319 -1.92% 6
London -28 17 £322 +7.25% 1
West Midlands +1 14 £200 - 6
Yorkshire -14 12 £265 - 4
North West -23 6 £263 -15.32%
South West +6 3 £200 -38.46% 1
East of England +23 2 - - 1
East Midlands -5 1 £305 +177.27%
Windows 2000
UK

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (63.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 87 (58.78%) Active Directory
4 83 (56.08%) Microsoft
4 83 (56.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (38.51%) Windows XP
5 57 (38.51%) VMware
6 34 (22.97%) DNS
7 33 (22.30%) MS Excel
7 33 (22.30%) Clustering
7 33 (22.30%) SCCM
8 31 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (20.95%) SAN
9 30 (20.27%) TCP/IP
10 29 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (17.57%) Finance
11 26 (17.57%) Windows NT
11 26 (17.57%) ITIL
11 26 (17.57%) SQL
12 25 (16.89%) Citrix
13 24 (16.22%) Windows 7
14 23 (15.54%) MS Office
14 23 (15.54%) UNIX
14 23 (15.54%) SLA
14 23 (15.54%) Cisco
15 22 (14.86%) Migration
16 21 (14.19%) DHCP
17 20 (13.51%) Windows 2000 Server
18 19 (12.84%) Firewall
19 18 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 17 (11.49%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.11%) IIS
3 9 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.73%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (4.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (4.05%) Lync
5 6 (4.05%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (3.38%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.70%) JBoss
8 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.03%) WorkSite
9 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.68%) Apache
10 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (22.30%) MS Excel
2 23 (15.54%) MS Office
3 7 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.03%) MS Project
4 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.35%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.41%) Office 365
2 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.97%) DNS
2 31 (20.95%) SAN
3 30 (20.27%) TCP/IP
4 21 (14.19%) DHCP
5 19 (12.84%) Firewall
6 15 (10.14%) LAN
7 12 (8.11%) NAS
8 11 (7.43%) VPN
9 8 (5.41%) VLAN
9 8 (5.41%) VoIP
9 8 (5.41%) WAN
10 7 (4.73%) RIP
10 7 (4.73%) EIGRP
10 7 (4.73%) IGRP
10 7 (4.73%) OSPF
10 7 (4.73%) Cisco ICM
11 6 (4.05%) DMZ
12 5 (3.38%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (3.38%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (3.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.03%) MySQL
5 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.68%) DTS
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (0.68%) ERwin
General
1 26 (17.57%) Finance
2 17 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.43%) Banking
4 4 (2.70%) Retail
5 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.03%) Law
6 2 (1.35%) Legal
6 2 (1.35%) Games
6 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (20.27%) Support Engineer
2 23 (15.54%) Analyst
2 23 (15.54%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (9.46%) Desktop Engineer
4 14 (9.46%) Administrator
5 12 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (8.11%) Desktop Support
6 11 (7.43%) Network Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Windows Administrator
7 10 (6.76%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Server Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.73%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) Application Packaging
2 9 (6.08%) .NET
3 3 (2.03%) JSP
3 3 (2.03%) HTML
3 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.35%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.68%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.68%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.68%) Middleware
5 1 (0.68%) CSS
5 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) Clustering
2 14 (9.46%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.73%) IVR
4 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.05%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.38%) CLARiiON
5 5 (3.38%) Symmetrix
5 5 (3.38%) Replication
6 4 (2.70%) EMC Centera
6 4 (2.70%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (2.03%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) iPad
9 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.68%) iPhone
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) EPoS
9 1 (0.68%) NHS
9 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (63.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 83 (56.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (38.51%) Windows XP
5 29 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (17.57%) Windows NT
7 24 (16.22%) Windows 7
8 23 (15.54%) UNIX
9 20 (13.51%) Windows 2000 Server
10 18 (12.16%) Linux
11 15 (10.14%) Windows Vista
12 7 (4.73%) HPUX
13 5 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (2.03%) CentOS
14 3 (2.03%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.03%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.68%) AIX
15 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.57%) ITIL
2 22 (14.86%) Migration
3 18 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (9.46%) Problem Management
6 10 (6.76%) Change Management
7 8 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 8 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 8 (5.41%) Data Migration
8 7 (4.73%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (4.73%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.05%) Project Management
9 6 (4.05%) High Availability
9 6 (4.05%) Release Management
10 5 (3.38%) Time Management
10 5 (3.38%) Network Architecture
10 5 (3.38%) Workflow
11 4 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (2.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.57%) SQL
2 12 (8.11%) VB
2 12 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.08%) VBScript
4 7 (4.73%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.73%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.03%) Perl
5 3 (2.03%) C
6 2 (1.35%) Java
7 1 (0.68%) C#
7 1 (0.68%) C++
7 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.78%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.08%) MCSE
6 8 (5.41%) CCNA
7 6 (4.05%) Degree
8 5 (3.38%) CCSP
8 5 (3.38%) CCSE
8 5 (3.38%) CCSA
9 4 (2.70%) MCITP
10 3 (2.03%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (2.03%) CCNP
10 3 (2.03%) MCP
10 3 (2.03%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.68%) ISEB
11 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.54%) SLA
System Software
1 87 (58.78%) Active Directory
2 31 (20.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.11%) Hyper-V
3 12 (8.11%) XenApp
4 10 (6.76%) VMware ESX
4 10 (6.76%) Firmware
5 9 (6.08%) ISA Server
6 8 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.05%) Terminal Services
7 6 (4.05%) vSphere
7 6 (4.05%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (4.05%) DFS Replication
8 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.03%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.35%) SRDF
11 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 33 (22.30%) SCCM
2 18 (12.16%) SCOM
3 13 (8.78%) WSUS
4 7 (4.73%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (4.73%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (4.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (4.73%) NetBackup
5 6 (4.05%) SCVMM
6 5 (3.38%) SCSM
6 5 (3.38%) BladeLogic
6 5 (3.38%) Cisco IPCC
7 4 (2.70%) OpenView
7 4 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (2.03%) Hyperic
8 3 (2.03%) Nagios
8 3 (2.03%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.03%) Nessus
8 3 (2.03%) Nmap
8 3 (2.03%) Foglight
9 2 (1.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 83 (56.08%) Microsoft
2 57 (38.51%) VMware
3 25 (16.89%) Citrix
4 23 (15.54%) Cisco
5 18 (12.16%) HP
6 17 (11.49%) Oracle
7 16 (10.81%) NetApp
8 11 (7.43%) EMC
9 8 (5.41%) Red Hat
10 6 (4.05%) Dell
11 5 (3.38%) F5
11 5 (3.38%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.70%) IBM
12 4 (2.70%) Intel
12 4 (2.70%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.03%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.03%) Splunk
13 3 (2.03%) New Relic
13 3 (2.03%) Lotus
13 3 (2.03%) Remedy
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