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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 241 187 196
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 13 53 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.59% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.56% 2.37% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 24
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £223 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £475 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.67 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.15% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.04 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £15.62 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +9.43%
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
2326 2235 1889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.93% 24.96% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1206 1104 909
Average daily rate £363 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £145 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 223 247
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.89 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -9.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

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 22 May 2015. 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 -26 5 £349 +7.50% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 4 - -
Berkshire -14 2 £350 +16.66% 3
West Sussex - 2 £275 -
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
4 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (45.71%) VMware
6 16 (45.71%) SQL
7 15 (42.86%) SLA
8 13 (37.14%) Windows XP
9 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
10 11 (31.43%) SCCM
11 10 (28.57%) Windows NT
11 10 (28.57%) Linux
11 10 (28.57%) UNIX
11 10 (28.57%) SAN
11 10 (28.57%) Migration
12 9 (25.71%) Application Packaging
12 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
13 8 (22.86%) HP
13 8 (22.86%) VB
14 7 (20.00%) Oracle
14 7 (20.00%) MS Office
14 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
14 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
14 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
14 7 (20.00%) WSUS
14 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
14 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) SAN
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
3 5 (14.29%) LAN
4 4 (11.43%) NAS
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) PSTN
6 1 (2.86%) 3GPP
6 1 (2.86%) UMTS
6 1 (2.86%) WCDMA
6 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.86%) SSL
6 1 (2.86%) Megaco
6 1 (2.86%) ISUP
6 1 (2.86%) ATM
6 1 (2.86%) CDMA
6 1 (2.86%) GPRS
6 1 (2.86%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Storage Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate
7 1 (2.86%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Application Packaging
2 3 (8.57%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) JSP
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Symmetrix DMX
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.43%) Replication
1 4 (11.43%) CLARiiON
1 4 (11.43%) Symmetrix
1 4 (11.43%) EMC Centera
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
1 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (37.14%) Windows XP
5 10 (28.57%) Windows NT
5 10 (28.57%) Linux
5 10 (28.57%) UNIX
6 6 (17.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (17.14%) HPUX
7 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
8 3 (8.57%) CentOS
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Release Management
4 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.71%) Validation
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Web Development
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) VB
3 5 (14.29%) VBScript
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) CCNA
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.57%) MCP
5 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) MCTS
6 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) vSphere
3 4 (11.43%) XenApp
3 4 (11.43%) Firmware
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) SCCM
2 7 (20.00%) WSUS
3 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 4 (11.43%) OpenView
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (8.57%) Nagios
5 3 (8.57%) ARCserve
5 3 (8.57%) Unicenter
5 3 (8.57%) SCOM
5 3 (8.57%) Hyperic
5 3 (8.57%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (5.71%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.86%) Nessus
7 1 (2.86%) Nmap
7 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
7 1 (2.86%) SCSM
7 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) HP
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle
5 6 (17.14%) NetApp
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco
6 5 (14.29%) Citrix
7 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
7 4 (11.43%) EMC
7 4 (11.43%) IBM
8 3 (8.57%) CA
8 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.57%) Lumension
8 3 (8.57%) Splunk
8 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.71%) Brocade
10 1 (2.86%) Intel
10 1 (2.86%) SAP
10 1 (2.86%) Sybase