The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 17 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 Knutsford 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 13 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.75% 1.27% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 5.56% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £223 £270
% change year-on-year
+34.83% -17.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.35 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -16.66%
Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 26.32% 22.78% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 12
Average daily rate £250 £250 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £220 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 2000
Cheshire

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Windows 2000
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Toshiba
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Toshiba
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris