The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 143 159 128
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 14 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.048% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.02% 0.25% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
Median daily rate £335 £130 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.69% -52.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £130 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £130 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £130 £260
% change year-on-year
+157.69% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.69 £16.21 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-15.54% +24.69%
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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
694 795 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.80% 18.97% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 420 360
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £170 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 90 95
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Windows 2000 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 11 £335 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Windows 2000.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) AIX
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 13 (81.25%) Windows XP
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Service Management
2 13 (81.25%) WebSphere
3 12 (75.00%) Data Management
3 12 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (75.00%) ITSM
3 12 (75.00%) ITIL
3 12 (75.00%) Unix
3 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (68.75%) IaaS
4 11 (68.75%) Open Source
4 11 (68.75%) SaaS
4 11 (68.75%) PaaS
5 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
5 10 (62.50%) Change Management
5 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (62.50%) Release Management
6 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
6 9 (56.25%) Data Analysis
6 9 (56.25%) Tandem
6 9 (56.25%) SLA
6 9 (56.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 9 (56.25%) DevOps
7 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (81.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 12 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) IaaS
1 11 (68.75%) PaaS
1 11 (68.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) IPsec
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Operational Support Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Operations Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Operations Support Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Support
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) Tandem
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) AIX
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Windows XP
3 12 (75.00%) Unix
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Service Management
2 12 (75.00%) Data Management
2 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) ITSM
3 11 (68.75%) Open Source
4 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) Change Management
4 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
4 10 (62.50%) Release Management
5 9 (56.25%) Data Analysis
5 9 (56.25%) DevOps
5 9 (56.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
6 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) vCloud
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Lumension
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec