The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 136 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.91% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £120 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £275 £110
% change year-on-year
-52.72% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £15.30
% change year-on-year
+141.37% -5.22%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
629 685 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.02% 21.23% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 373 250
Average daily rate £350 £355 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +24.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 89 74
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.53 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.88% +41.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £39.00 £28.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Wiltshire -3 7 - -
Bristol - 5 £120 - 2
Windows 2000
England

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows XP
3 15 (88.24%) ITIL
4 13 (76.47%) SLA
5 11 (64.71%) CCNA
5 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco
7 9 (52.94%) Windows NT
7 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
7 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
8 8 (47.06%) Six Sigma
8 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
9 7 (41.18%) HNC
9 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
9 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
9 7 (41.18%) Windows Vista
9 7 (41.18%) CMMI
10 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (35.29%) Adobe
10 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
10 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
10 6 (35.29%) Internet
10 6 (35.29%) Acrobat
11 5 (29.41%) Lotus
11 5 (29.41%) Apple
11 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (29.41%) Symantec
11 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (29.41%) IBM Domino
1 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Acrobat
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Internet
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) WebEx
General
1 5 (29.41%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Support Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Deskside Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Deskside Support
3 4 (23.53%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Network Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows XP
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (52.94%) Windows NT
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Vista
6 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) Service Delivery
3 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
3 8 (47.06%) Six Sigma
4 7 (41.18%) CMMI
5 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
5 5 (29.41%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Contact Management
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.88%) Line Management
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CCNA
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) HNC
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CCDA
5 1 (5.88%) CCENT
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) Netcool
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Adobe
4 5 (29.41%) Apple
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) Dell
4 5 (29.41%) Lotus
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.88%) Bomgar
5 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) VMware