The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 389 400 297
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -103
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 20 24 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.099% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.38% 0.44% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 45
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £244 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £358 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £135 £275
% change year-on-year
+81.48% -50.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 19
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +3.63%
Windows 2000
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5243 5404 4902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.74% 22.28% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3697 3602 3159
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 220 300
Average hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
City of London +13 8 £426 +70.30% 1
Hounslow - - - -
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (40.00%) UNIX
6 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (28.00%) Linux
7 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 13 (26.00%) HP
8 13 (26.00%) Citrix
8 13 (26.00%) MS Office
8 13 (26.00%) Finance
9 12 (24.00%) SQL
9 12 (24.00%) VPN
10 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
10 11 (22.00%) Oracle
11 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 10 (20.00%) Cisco
12 9 (18.00%) DNS
12 9 (18.00%) Windows NT
12 9 (18.00%) Ethernet
13 8 (16.00%) .NET
13 8 (16.00%) HTML
13 8 (16.00%) Windows Vista
14 7 (14.00%) Application Packaging
14 7 (14.00%) XenApp
14 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
14 7 (14.00%) Validation
14 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
14 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (6.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Office
2 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) VPN
2 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.00%) DNS
3 9 (18.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (12.00%) tcpdump
4 6 (12.00%) Multicast
4 6 (12.00%) Broadband
4 6 (12.00%) Firewall
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (12.00%) Network Security
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (10.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 5 (10.00%) SSL
6 4 (8.00%) ADSL
7 3 (6.00%) SAN
7 3 (6.00%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) MyEclipse
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
2 3 (6.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (6.00%) NetBeans
2 3 (6.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.00%) MSI
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Front Office
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Law
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Analyst
1 7 (14.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Consultant
2 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.00%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Storage Architect
6 2 (4.00%) IT Support
6 2 (4.00%) Tester
6 2 (4.00%) Junior
6 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) DBA
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
1 8 (16.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) Application Packaging
3 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.00%) JSP
4 4 (8.00%) Web Services
4 4 (8.00%) XML
5 3 (6.00%) Ajax
5 3 (6.00%) Velocity
5 3 (6.00%) jQuery
5 3 (6.00%) FreeMarker
5 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.00%) Spring
5 3 (6.00%) XSL
5 3 (6.00%) ODBC
5 3 (6.00%) SOAP
5 3 (6.00%) Struts
5 3 (6.00%) J2EE
5 3 (6.00%) WSDL
5 3 (6.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (40.00%) UNIX
5 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (28.00%) Linux
7 9 (18.00%) Windows NT
8 8 (16.00%) Windows Vista
9 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (4.00%) NetWare
12 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (2.00%) AIX
12 1 (2.00%) HPUX
12 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Validation
1 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (12.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (10.00%) Workflow
3 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (8.00%) ITIL
4 4 (8.00%) Migration
4 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) Service Management
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) BPEL
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) C++
4 5 (10.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) C#
5 4 (8.00%) C
5 4 (8.00%) Perl
6 3 (6.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.00%) CCSP
2 6 (12.00%) CCSA
2 6 (12.00%) CCSE
3 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) NCDA
5 2 (4.00%) NCIE
5 2 (4.00%) MCSA
5 2 (4.00%) MCP
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) MCITP
6 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) CCNA
6 1 (2.00%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) XenApp
3 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.00%) Nmap
5 4 (8.00%) MetaFrame
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.00%) XenServer
6 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.00%) NFS
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.00%) SRDF
8 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Nessus
1 5 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.00%) SCCM
3 3 (6.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (6.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) HP
2 13 (26.00%) Citrix
3 11 (22.00%) Oracle
4 10 (20.00%) Cisco
5 7 (14.00%) F5
6 6 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (12.00%) VMware
7 5 (10.00%) Altiris
8 4 (8.00%) IBM
9 3 (6.00%) Wyse
9 3 (6.00%) NetApp
9 3 (6.00%) TIBCO
9 3 (6.00%) Symantec
9 3 (6.00%) Splunk
9 3 (6.00%) hybris
10 2 (4.00%) Becrypt
10 2 (4.00%) Novell
10 2 (4.00%) Sun
10 2 (4.00%) Lotus