The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 82 107 93
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 30 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.45% 0.59% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.67% 2.37% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 3
Average daily rate £328 £200 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.75% -41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £165 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £368 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £223 £270
% change year-on-year
+37.07% -17.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +127.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.84 £12.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.54% -15.83%
Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
643 422 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.97% 24.74% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 251 180
Average daily rate £321 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 60 85
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -39.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 2000
South East

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -12 1 £425 +139.43% 1
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £250 -
Fareham - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Windows 2000
South East

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (94.23%) Windows XP
3 47 (90.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (88.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (86.54%) Security Cleared
6 44 (84.62%) SC Cleared
6 44 (84.62%) HP
7 42 (80.77%) UNIX
7 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET
7 42 (80.77%) JSP
7 42 (80.77%) HTML
7 42 (80.77%) JavaScript
7 42 (80.77%) .NET
7 42 (80.77%) HP Quality Center
8 39 (75.00%) ISTQB
9 38 (73.08%) Oracle
10 37 (71.15%) Oracle EBS
10 37 (71.15%) Software Testing
11 31 (59.62%) TCP/IP
11 31 (59.62%) HTTPS
12 25 (48.08%) Test Strategy
12 25 (48.08%) Test Scripting
13 24 (46.15%) Knowledge Management
14 19 (36.54%) Workflow
14 19 (36.54%) SSL
14 19 (36.54%) Linux
15 17 (32.69%) Validation
15 17 (32.69%) Nessus
15 17 (32.69%) Nmap
15 17 (32.69%) Wireshark

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (71.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 31 (59.62%) TCP/IP
1 31 (59.62%) HTTPS
2 19 (36.54%) SSL
3 17 (32.69%) Wireshark
4 12 (23.08%) HTTP
4 12 (23.08%) DNS
5 2 (3.85%) DHCP
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (23.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Back Office
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Tester
2 17 (32.69%) Analyst
3 16 (30.77%) Test Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Applications Tester
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Tester
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Test Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Performance Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Test Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Test Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Wintel Support
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (80.77%) ASP.NET
1 42 (80.77%) JSP
1 42 (80.77%) HTML
1 42 (80.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Clustering
1 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (94.23%) Windows XP
3 47 (90.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (88.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (80.77%) UNIX
6 19 (36.54%) Linux
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) Software Testing
2 25 (48.08%) Test Strategy
2 25 (48.08%) Test Scripting
3 24 (46.15%) Knowledge Management
4 19 (36.54%) Workflow
5 17 (32.69%) Validation
6 12 (23.08%) Performance Testing
7 8 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) Load Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.77%) Performance Engineering
10 2 (3.85%) Time Management
10 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.85%) ITIL
10 2 (3.85%) Service Management
11 1 (1.92%) Project Management
11 1 (1.92%) CRM
11 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.69%) VB
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) VBScript
4 2 (3.85%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (86.54%) Security Cleared
2 44 (84.62%) SC Cleared
3 39 (75.00%) ISTQB
4 17 (32.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Nmap
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) XenApp
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (80.77%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (32.69%) Nessus
3 12 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.85%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (3.85%) SCCM
4 2 (3.85%) SCOM
4 2 (3.85%) MOM
4 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (84.62%) HP
2 38 (73.08%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) Intel
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.92%) Remedy
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix