The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Scotland region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 124 110 92
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 3 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.29% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.45% 1.28% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Average daily rate - £110 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -66.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £236 £250
% change year-on-year
+34.53% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.10 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+16.11% -13.33%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
663 548 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.22% 23.07% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 265 204
Average daily rate £375 £350 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £195 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 46
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% -38.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.34 £34.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 2000
UK

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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -25 3 - - 1
Windows 2000
UK

Windows 2000
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Altiris
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) UNIX

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) HP
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