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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 251 235 206
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -29
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 6 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.25% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 1.04% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 10
Average daily rate £251 £300 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% -18.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £445 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £275 £110
% change year-on-year
-52.72% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 12
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.00 £16.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% -8.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £14.25 £15.30
% change year-on-year
+145.61% -6.86%
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
2133 2314 2026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.93% 24.44% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1130 899
Average daily rate £360 £325 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £174 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 195 239
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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
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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +7 3 - -
Hampshire +4 2 £245 -20.24% 2
Berkshire +5 1 £293 +72.05% 1
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) Windows XP
3 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (56.25%) Citrix
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) MS Office
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) VMware
8 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
8 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Vista
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (25.00%) SAN
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (18.75%) Windows NT
10 3 (18.75%) DHCP
10 3 (18.75%) DNS
10 3 (18.75%) SLA
10 3 (18.75%) VB
10 3 (18.75%) IIS
10 3 (18.75%) CA
10 3 (18.75%) Unicenter
10 3 (18.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
5 2 (12.50%) Apache
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Sage 200
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (6.25%) PVCS
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
4 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Support
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Software Packaging
2 2 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows XP
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Vista
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (18.75%) Windows NT
7 2 (12.50%) Debian
7 2 (12.50%) Fedora
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) SUSE
7 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) Samba
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (18.75%) Unicenter
2 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (12.50%) HP SIM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Citrix
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) arcserve
5 3 (18.75%) Brocade
5 3 (18.75%) CA
5 3 (18.75%) Lumension
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) Aruba
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) Kaseya
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Sage
7 1 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec