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 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 - 133 148
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.60% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
654 664 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.32% 21.46% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 328 357
Average daily rate £350 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 98 80
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £35.00 £33.00
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) SLA
2 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (58.33%) Windows NT
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 6 (50.00%) CMMI
5 5 (41.67%) Billing
5 5 (41.67%) Service Management
5 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Vista
5 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
5 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
5 5 (41.67%) Symantec
5 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
5 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Lotus
5 5 (41.67%) Apple
5 5 (41.67%) Acrobat
5 5 (41.67%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (41.67%) IBM Domino
1 5 (41.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Deskside Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Deskside Support
3 4 (33.33%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Network Support
4 3 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (58.33%) Windows NT
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
1 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) CMMI
2 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Contact Management
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNA
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) HNC
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Adobe
2 5 (41.67%) Apple
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Dell
2 5 (41.67%) Lotus
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec