The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 236 203 197
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 28 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.12% 1.62% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 11
Average daily rate
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£358 £415 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.85% +176.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £340 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £420 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £135 £200
% change year-on-year
+81.48% -32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £11.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.78 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.88
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.90%
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2504 2097 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.09% 24.73% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1042 790
Average daily rate £334 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 234 245
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -18 14 £360 +10.76% 6
Buckinghamshire -8 12 £225 - 1
Berkshire +2 1 £290 -
Surrey -14 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (76.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 49 (68.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
5 35 (48.61%) Active Directory
5 35 (48.61%) VMware
6 33 (45.83%) Citrix
6 33 (45.83%) Windows XP
7 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
8 31 (43.06%) Security Cleared
9 27 (37.50%) VMware ESX
10 26 (36.11%) UNIX
11 23 (31.94%) SC Cleared
11 23 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (30.56%) Clustering
13 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (26.39%) HP
14 19 (26.39%) MS Office
14 19 (26.39%) IIS
14 19 (26.39%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
15 18 (25.00%) MCSE
16 17 (23.61%) SLA
16 17 (23.61%) ISTQB
16 17 (23.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 16 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
17 16 (22.22%) Software Testing
17 16 (22.22%) Intel
17 16 (22.22%) SAN
17 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (26.39%) IIS
2 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 12 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.39%) Site Server
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.39%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 19 (26.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.78%) Maximo
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (22.22%) SAN
3 15 (20.83%) HTTPS
4 14 (19.44%) NAS
5 13 (18.06%) DNS
6 8 (11.11%) Wireshark
6 8 (11.11%) SSL
7 7 (9.72%) DHCP
8 6 (8.33%) Firewall
8 6 (8.33%) HTTP
8 6 (8.33%) Broadband
9 5 (6.94%) Internet
10 2 (2.78%) LAN
11 1 (1.39%) SMS
11 1 (1.39%) VoIP
11 1 (1.39%) WAN
11 1 (1.39%) ADSL
11 1 (1.39%) VPN
11 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.39%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (9.72%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.78%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.94%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (13.89%) Administrator
4 9 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
5 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (8.33%) IT Support
6 6 (8.33%) Tester
6 6 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Support Technician
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 4 (5.56%) Integration Test Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 16 (22.22%) JSP
1 16 (22.22%) .NET
2 15 (20.83%) HTML
3 2 (2.78%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.78%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.39%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Clustering
2 9 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) PMI
6 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (76.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 49 (68.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (45.83%) Windows XP
5 26 (36.11%) UNIX
6 15 (20.83%) Windows NT
7 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 11 (15.28%) Windows 7
10 10 (13.89%) Linux
11 8 (11.11%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 14 (19.44%) Change Management
4 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
5 9 (12.50%) Workflow
6 8 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (11.11%) Validation
7 7 (9.72%) Performance Testing
7 7 (9.72%) Test Strategy
8 5 (6.94%) Migration
9 4 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.56%) Load Testing
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL
10 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.78%) Customer Insight
11 2 (2.78%) Software Deployment
11 2 (2.78%) Software Distribution
11 2 (2.78%) Data Migration
11 2 (2.78%) Project Management
11 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (12.50%) VB
3 5 (6.94%) VBScript
4 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (1.39%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (43.06%) Security Cleared
2 23 (31.94%) SC Cleared
3 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (25.00%) MCSE
5 17 (23.61%) ISTQB
5 17 (23.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (18.06%) Degree
7 11 (15.28%) DV Cleared
8 6 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (6.94%) CCNA
10 4 (5.56%) CCNP
11 1 (1.39%) MCP
11 1 (1.39%) ISEB
11 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.39%) MCDST
11 1 (1.39%) MCITP
11 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 35 (48.61%) Active Directory
2 27 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 23 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (20.83%) Terminal Services
5 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 12 (16.67%) ISA Server
6 11 (15.28%) vSphere
7 8 (11.11%) XenApp
7 8 (11.11%) Nmap
8 7 (9.72%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (6.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (6.94%) vCloud
10 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (20.83%) BladeLogic
3 10 (13.89%) SCOM
4 9 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (11.11%) Nessus
6 7 (9.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (9.72%) NetBackup
6 7 (9.72%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (8.33%) Backup Exec
8 3 (4.17%) Unicenter
8 3 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (4.17%) ARCserve
8 3 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (4.17%) HP SIM
9 2 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (2.78%) Tivoli
10 1 (1.39%) SCCM
10 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
2 35 (48.61%) VMware
3 33 (45.83%) Citrix
4 19 (26.39%) HP
5 16 (22.22%) Intel
5 16 (22.22%) Oracle
6 9 (12.50%) Symantec
7 5 (6.94%) Veritas
7 5 (6.94%) Sophos
7 5 (6.94%) Acronis
8 3 (4.17%) CA
8 3 (4.17%) Cisco
8 3 (4.17%) Lumension
9 2 (2.78%) Lotus
9 2 (2.78%) McAfee
9 2 (2.78%) IBM
10 1 (1.39%) Adobe
10 1 (1.39%) Apple
10 1 (1.39%) NetApp
10 1 (1.39%) Wyse
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