The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 379 375 309
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -66
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 27 46 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.19% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 0.87% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 39
Average daily rate
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£388 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.39% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £226 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £455 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £261 £180 £259
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -30.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 24
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £16.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £18.50 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £24.00 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -14.75%
Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5327 5306 5674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.66% 21.86% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3531 3452 3279
Average daily rate £395 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £204 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 259 370
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows 2000
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +9 11 £394 +30.75% 2
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (75.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 52 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 48 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 42 (53.85%) Windows XP
6 39 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (48.72%) MS Office
8 25 (32.05%) Windows 7
9 24 (30.77%) ITIL
10 23 (29.49%) Cisco
11 22 (28.21%) MS Excel
11 22 (28.21%) VMware
12 21 (26.92%) LAN
13 18 (23.08%) MS Exchange
13 18 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
15 16 (20.51%) IIS
15 16 (20.51%) HP
16 15 (19.23%) SQL
16 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
17 14 (17.95%) VMware ESX
17 14 (17.95%) Finance
17 14 (17.95%) DNS
18 12 (15.38%) Service Delivery
18 12 (15.38%) Citrix
18 12 (15.38%) Windows Vista
18 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
19 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
20 10 (12.82%) Firewall
20 10 (12.82%) DHCP

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 16 (20.51%) IIS
3 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.41%) Lync
5 2 (2.56%) WorkSite
5 2 (2.56%) SAS
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (48.72%) MS Office
2 22 (28.21%) MS Excel
3 8 (10.26%) Acrobat
3 8 (10.26%) MS Project
3 8 (10.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.92%) LAN
2 14 (17.95%) DNS
3 10 (12.82%) Firewall
3 10 (12.82%) DHCP
4 9 (11.54%) SAN
5 7 (8.97%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (7.69%) IPv4
6 6 (7.69%) VPN
7 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.13%) DMZ
8 4 (5.13%) Internet
8 4 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (3.85%) Ethernet
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (3.85%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.85%) NAS
10 1 (1.28%) FTP
10 1 (1.28%) HTTP
10 1 (1.28%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.28%) DTS
5 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Back Office
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (19.23%) Support Engineer
2 14 (17.95%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (17.95%) Administrator
3 13 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 12 (15.38%) Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) Desktop Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Help Desk Support
6 9 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Help Desk Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Support Analyst
8 7 (8.97%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (7.69%) Consultant
9 6 (7.69%) Technical Support
10 5 (6.41%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (6.41%) Technical Support Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Network Engineer
12 3 (3.85%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) Middleware
1 5 (6.41%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.28%) JSP
3 1 (1.28%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Clustering
2 6 (7.69%) Statistics
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Firmware
4 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.85%) Replication
4 3 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.28%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.28%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (75.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (53.85%) Windows XP
4 39 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (32.05%) Windows 7
6 12 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.97%) Linux
7 7 (8.97%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.41%) Windows NT
9 3 (3.85%) UNIX
9 3 (3.85%) NetWare
9 3 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.28%) AIX
10 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) ITIL
2 12 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 7 (8.97%) Change Management
4 6 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (6.41%) Migration
5 5 (6.41%) Release Management
6 4 (5.13%) Time Management
6 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.13%) Network Management
7 2 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.56%) Change Control
7 2 (2.56%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.56%) Validation
8 1 (1.28%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.28%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (1.28%) CRM
8 1 (1.28%) ETL
8 1 (1.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.28%) Process Management
8 1 (1.28%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) VBScript
2 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.69%) Degree
5 5 (6.41%) MCSE
6 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.85%) MCP
8 2 (2.56%) NCDA
8 2 (2.56%) NCIE
8 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.56%) CCNA
8 2 (2.56%) MCSA
9 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.28%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.28%) CCNP
9 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.28%) MCDST
9 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.95%) VMware ESX
4 6 (7.69%) MetaFrame
4 6 (7.69%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.85%) NFS
5 3 (3.85%) Terminal Server
5 3 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.85%) XenApp
6 2 (2.56%) XenServer
6 2 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.28%) Nmap
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) DameWare
1 6 (7.69%) OVSD
1 6 (7.69%) OpenView
2 5 (6.41%) BladeLogic
2 5 (6.41%) SCCM
3 3 (3.85%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.28%) Legato
5 1 (1.28%) WMI
5 1 (1.28%) Nessus
5 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.28%) SCOM
5 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.49%) Cisco
3 22 (28.21%) VMware
4 16 (20.51%) HP
5 12 (15.38%) Citrix
6 9 (11.54%) IBM
6 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
7 8 (10.26%) Adobe
8 6 (7.69%) F5
8 6 (7.69%) Clearswift
8 6 (7.69%) Nokia
8 6 (7.69%) Dell
9 4 (5.13%) Altiris
9 4 (5.13%) NetApp
9 4 (5.13%) Veritas
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle
10 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.85%) Novell
11 2 (2.56%) Bloomberg
12 1 (1.28%) Fidessa
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