The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 32 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.08% 0.93% 2.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.45% 3.39% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £135 £275
% change year-on-year
+81.48% -50.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +3.63%
Windows 2000
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 59 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.57% 27.57% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 18
Average daily rate £205 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.40% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 10
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.18 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.06% -24.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.00 £25.00
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 Merseyside

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) High Availability
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (50.00%) DFS Replication
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
4 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Dell
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Firmware
4 5 (50.00%) DMZ
4 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (50.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) SQL

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (10.00%) MGCP
2 1 (10.00%) H.323
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ICM
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) V-Model
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) DFS Replication
2 5 (50.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
1 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Dell
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco