The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 114 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.30% 0.73% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £130 £98
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £110 £213
% change year-on-year
+145.45% -48.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £15.15 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +16.53%
Windows 2000
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
538 548 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.07% 24.49% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 234 232
Average daily rate £339 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £118 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 19
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +8.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £39.25 £19.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) MS Office
7 3 (20.00%) Change Control
7 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (13.33%) Nessus
8 2 (13.33%) Nmap
8 2 (13.33%) Network Security
8 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
1 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Wintel Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) JSP
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
2 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) UNIX
6 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.67%) AIX
7 1 (6.67%) HPUX
7 1 (6.67%) Solaris
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Nmap
2 2 (13.33%) MetaFrame
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (13.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Altiris
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) VMware