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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 247 191 176
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 11 54 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.60% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.46% 2.42% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 34
Average daily rate
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£399 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £189 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Average hourly rate £16.07 £20.45 £17.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.39% +19.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £16.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.74 £24.09 £72.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £13.71 £12.88
% change year-on-year
+17.72% +6.48%
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
2368 2232 2028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.31% 24.92% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1071 1022
Average daily rate £363 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 215 272
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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 £399 +22.71%
Berkshire +14 3 £450 +50.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 1 - -
West Sussex -12 1 - -
Surrey -14 1 £338 -30.76% 1
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
3 23 (62.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (48.65%) SQL
6 15 (40.54%) Windows XP
6 15 (40.54%) VMware
7 14 (37.84%) SLA
8 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
9 12 (32.43%) SCCM
10 11 (29.73%) Linux
10 11 (29.73%) SAN
10 11 (29.73%) UNIX
11 10 (27.03%) Windows NT
11 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
11 10 (27.03%) MS Office
11 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
12 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
12 9 (24.32%) Migration
13 8 (21.62%) Oracle
13 8 (21.62%) HP
13 8 (21.62%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
14 7 (18.92%) Application Packaging
14 7 (18.92%) VB
14 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
14 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (18.92%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
1 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) SAN
2 7 (18.92%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) NAS
3 5 (13.51%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) DHCP
4 4 (10.81%) LAN
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.41%) Intranet
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) Megaco
6 1 (2.70%) ISUP
6 1 (2.70%) FTP
6 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) PSTN
6 1 (2.70%) 3GPP
6 1 (2.70%) UMTS
6 1 (2.70%) WCDMA
6 1 (2.70%) ATM
6 1 (2.70%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Back Office
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Graduate
4 3 (8.11%) Junior
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) IT Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Security Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) IT Graduate
4 3 (8.11%) IT Security Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Application Packaging
2 3 (8.11%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) JSP
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
4 4 (10.81%) Mainframe
4 4 (10.81%) Replication
4 4 (10.81%) CLARiiON
4 4 (10.81%) Symmetrix
4 4 (10.81%) EMC Centera
4 4 (10.81%) Clustering
4 4 (10.81%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.11%) EPoS
6 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (40.54%) Windows XP
5 11 (29.73%) UNIX
5 11 (29.73%) Linux
6 10 (27.03%) Windows NT
7 8 (21.62%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
9 6 (16.22%) HPUX
10 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
10 3 (8.11%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (8.11%) CentOS
11 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Migration
2 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
4 5 (13.51%) Release Management
4 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
4 5 (13.51%) Capacity Management
4 5 (13.51%) Patch Management
5 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Validation
6 3 (8.11%) Time Management
6 3 (8.11%) Server Hardening
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) Workflow
8 1 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) VB
3 4 (10.81%) VBScript
4 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) CCNA
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) MCP
4 3 (8.11%) MCTS
5 1 (2.70%) MCITP
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
3 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.81%) XenApp
4 4 (10.81%) Firmware
4 4 (10.81%) vSphere
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) SCCM
2 6 (16.22%) WSUS
3 5 (13.51%) NetBackup
4 4 (10.81%) OpenView
5 3 (8.11%) Unicenter
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (8.11%) Nagios
5 3 (8.11%) ARCserve
5 3 (8.11%) Hyperic
5 3 (8.11%) SCOM
5 3 (8.11%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (5.41%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.70%) SCSM
7 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.70%) Nessus
7 1 (2.70%) Nmap
7 1 (2.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 8 (21.62%) HP
4 6 (16.22%) Citrix
5 5 (13.51%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.81%) EMC
6 4 (10.81%) SAP
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco
6 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
7 3 (8.11%) Splunk
7 3 (8.11%) Lumension
7 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.11%) CA
8 2 (5.41%) Brocade
9 1 (2.70%) Informatica
9 1 (2.70%) Intel
9 1 (2.70%) Symantec
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