The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 69 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.091% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.98% 0.27% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£230 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 - £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £135 £275
% change year-on-year
+81.48% -50.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
204 371 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.54% 33.64% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 176 75
Average daily rate £300 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.50 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £19.00 £26.50
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 Reading

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Windows 2000
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft