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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 383 384 345
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 32 35 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.62% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 37
Average daily rate
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£381 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £250 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £120 £225
% change year-on-year
+116.66% -46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 17
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.60%
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
5639 5688 5156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.83% 22.80% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3901 3761 3372
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 231 248
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -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 23 October 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 23 October 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 4 £381 -10.29% 2
Croydon - - - -
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Windows XP
2 35 (59.32%) Microsoft
3 29 (49.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (40.68%) Active Directory
5 23 (38.98%) MS Office
6 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (32.20%) HP
8 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
9 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
10 15 (25.42%) SQL
10 15 (25.42%) Citrix
11 14 (23.73%) UNIX
12 13 (22.03%) DNS
12 13 (22.03%) Linux
12 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
13 12 (20.34%) Finance
14 10 (16.95%) Application Packaging
14 10 (16.95%) Oracle
14 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
15 9 (15.25%) Windows NT
15 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
15 9 (15.25%) HTML
15 9 (15.25%) ITIL
15 9 (15.25%) Cisco
15 9 (15.25%) IBM
16 8 (13.56%) VPN
16 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
16 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (13.56%) VMware

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.39%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (38.98%) MS Office
2 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
4 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) DNS
2 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
3 8 (13.56%) VPN
4 7 (11.86%) LAN
5 6 (10.17%) DHCP
5 6 (10.17%) Broadband
6 5 (8.47%) HTTPS
6 5 (8.47%) SSL
6 5 (8.47%) Ethernet
6 5 (8.47%) Wireshark
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (8.47%) Firewall
7 4 (6.78%) NAS
7 4 (6.78%) IPv4
7 4 (6.78%) SAN
7 4 (6.78%) ADSL
8 3 (5.08%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.39%) 3G
9 2 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.69%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.08%) MSI
2 3 (5.08%) Bugzilla
2 3 (5.08%) NetBeans
2 3 (5.08%) Subversion
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
2 3 (5.08%) MyEclipse
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Back Office
4 3 (5.08%) Front Office
4 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Analyst
2 8 (13.56%) Support Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (11.86%) Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support
5 4 (6.78%) Citrix Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Deskside Support
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) Application Packaging
2 9 (15.25%) HTML
3 7 (11.86%) .NET
4 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.47%) JSP
5 4 (6.78%) Web Services
5 4 (6.78%) XML
6 3 (5.08%) XSL
6 3 (5.08%) ODBC
6 3 (5.08%) WSDL
6 3 (5.08%) SOAP
6 3 (5.08%) Struts
6 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.08%) Spring
6 3 (5.08%) Ajax
6 3 (5.08%) J2EE
6 3 (5.08%) Velocity
6 3 (5.08%) JDBC
6 3 (5.08%) MyBatis
6 3 (5.08%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Thin Client
1 5 (8.47%) Fat Client
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Statistics
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.39%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.69%) Derivative
4 1 (1.69%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (59.32%) Windows XP
3 29 (49.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (23.73%) UNIX
6 13 (22.03%) Linux
7 9 (15.25%) Windows NT
8 8 (13.56%) Windows 7
9 7 (11.86%) Windows Vista
10 4 (6.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (3.39%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
3 7 (11.86%) Validation
4 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
4 6 (10.17%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (8.47%) Software Testing
5 5 (8.47%) Security Testing
5 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.47%) Workflow
5 5 (8.47%) Test Strategy
6 4 (6.78%) Service Management
6 4 (6.78%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.08%) BPEL
7 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.08%) UML
7 3 (5.08%) OO
7 3 (5.08%) SOA
7 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.47%) C
3 5 (8.47%) C++
4 4 (6.78%) Java
4 4 (6.78%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) Python
5 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.39%) VBScript
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (8.47%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.08%) MCSE
5 3 (5.08%) NCDA
5 3 (5.08%) NCIE
6 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 2 (3.39%) MCP
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.39%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) CCSP
7 1 (1.69%) CCNA
7 1 (1.69%) ECDL
7 1 (1.69%) CCSA
7 1 (1.69%) CCSE
7 1 (1.69%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (40.68%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.86%) XenApp
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (8.47%) Nmap
6 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.78%) MetaFrame
6 4 (6.78%) ISA Server
6 4 (6.78%) XenServer
6 4 (6.78%) NFS
7 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) SCCM
2 5 (8.47%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (8.47%) Nessus
3 4 (6.78%) DameWare
3 4 (6.78%) OpenView
3 4 (6.78%) OVSD
4 3 (5.08%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (5.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.69%) WMI
5 1 (1.69%) Legato
5 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (59.32%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.20%) HP
3 15 (25.42%) Citrix
4 10 (16.95%) Oracle
5 9 (15.25%) Cisco
5 9 (15.25%) IBM
6 8 (13.56%) VMware
7 7 (11.86%) Altiris
8 6 (10.17%) F5
9 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.47%) NetApp
10 4 (6.78%) Nokia
10 4 (6.78%) Veritas
10 4 (6.78%) Clearswift
11 3 (5.08%) Wyse
11 3 (5.08%) Splunk
11 3 (5.08%) hybris
11 3 (5.08%) Symantec
12 2 (3.39%) Becrypt
12 2 (3.39%) TIBCO