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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 272 241 192
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -49
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 6 23 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.23% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.93% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 16
Average daily rate £150 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 14
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £15.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.29 £16.07 £15.10
% change year-on-year
+20.02% +6.45%
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
2353 2472 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.42% 24.84% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1398 1247 1170
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 227 238
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.45 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
Oxfordshire +9 5 £150 -60.00%
Surrey -16 1 £650 +103.92%
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
5 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) BMC Marimba
6 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 5 (33.33%) DameWare
6 5 (33.33%) Adobe
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) BMC
6 5 (33.33%) Lotus
6 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (33.33%) Acrobat
6 5 (33.33%) Change Management
6 5 (33.33%) Internet
6 5 (33.33%) IBM Notes
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
7 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Vista
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) DHCP
9 2 (13.33%) Kerberos

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (13.33%) Apache
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) IIS
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (26.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Help Desk Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (26.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) IT Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) LAMP
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Vista
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Debian
5 2 (13.33%) Fedora
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) SUSE
5 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
6 1 (6.67%) Unix
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) RUP
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
1 2 (13.33%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Samba
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) BMC Marimba
1 5 (33.33%) DameWare
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Adobe
2 5 (33.33%) BMC
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) Lotus
3 4 (26.67%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Aruba
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Xerox