The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
UK
Rank 529 573 523
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -50
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 68 49 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.096% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.73% 0.45% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 34
Median daily rate £335 £140 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+139.28% -51.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £289 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £130 £245
% change year-on-year
+157.69% -46.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 14
Median hourly rate £13.70 £16.14 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.11% +13.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £10.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.50 £19.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.70 £16.14 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-15.11% +13.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9341 10861 11539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.87% 21.38% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5893 6507 6800
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 609 815 946
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Windows 2000 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 2000 within the UK.

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 within the UK.

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows 2000
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 66 £335 +139.28% 2
North East +20 38 £335 -
Tyne and Wear +13 34 £335 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 33 £335 -
North West +38 14 £335 +157.69%
Lancashire - 11 £335 -
Blackpool - 11 £335 -
London +7 7 £155 +10.71%
South East +6 3 £348 +37.62% 1
Yorkshire +4 3 - -
Milton Keynes +4 2 £500 -
East Midlands +3 2 £335 - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £500 -
Barnsley +2 2 - -
South Yorkshire -6 2 - -
West Midlands -7 2 £265 +120.83%
Isle of Man - 2 £335 -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Peel - 2 £335 -
Belfast - 2 - -
Berkshire +13 1 £195 -33.33% 1
West Yorkshire +11 1 - -
Bracknell +3 1 £195 -33.33%
Birmingham +3 1 £105 -
Solihull - 1 £425 -
Chester - 1 - -
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 - -
Cramlington - 1 - -

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Windows 2000.

1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (71.43%) Windows XP
3 59 (56.19%) Microsoft
4 58 (55.24%) Linux
4 58 (55.24%) ITIL
5 56 (53.33%) MS Excel
6 54 (51.43%) Unix
7 51 (48.57%) Service Management
8 49 (46.67%) AIX
9 48 (45.71%) WebSphere
10 40 (38.10%) SLA
10 40 (38.10%) SaaS
10 40 (38.10%) PaaS
10 40 (38.10%) Open Source
10 40 (38.10%) IaaS
11 38 (36.19%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (36.19%) ITSM
12 37 (35.24%) MS PowerPoint
13 36 (34.29%) Data Management
14 35 (33.33%) Active Directory
14 35 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 32 (30.48%) Change Management
15 32 (30.48%) Problem Management
15 32 (30.48%) DevOps
16 29 (27.62%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (27.62%) PRINCE2
17 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (23.81%) Release Management
19 21 (20.00%) Data Analysis
19 21 (20.00%) Windows 7

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (45.71%) WebSphere
2 13 (12.38%) IIS
3 8 (7.62%) Apache
4 6 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (5.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.81%) SAS
7 3 (2.86%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.90%) Jetty
8 2 (1.90%) Mongrel
8 2 (1.90%) nginx
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 56 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 37 (35.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (15.24%) MS Office
4 1 (0.95%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 40 (38.10%) IaaS
1 40 (38.10%) PaaS
1 40 (38.10%) SaaS
2 8 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.71%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.90%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.90%) Office 365
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) DNS
2 8 (7.62%) LAN
2 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.62%) WAN
3 6 (5.71%) DHCP
3 6 (5.71%) LDAP
4 5 (4.76%) Internet
4 5 (4.76%) VPN
5 4 (3.81%) Intranet
5 4 (3.81%) IPsec
5 4 (3.81%) VoIP
6 3 (2.86%) HTTP
6 3 (2.86%) IP Telephony
6 3 (2.86%) SSL
6 3 (2.86%) Wireless
7 2 (1.90%) BGP
7 2 (1.90%) Firewall
7 2 (1.90%) FTP
8 1 (0.95%) SAN
8 1 (0.95%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.90%) DTS
4 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.90%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.95%) MySQL
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.90%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (6.67%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Back Office
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Local Government
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (32.38%) Analyst
2 22 (20.95%) Support Analyst
3 21 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 19 (18.10%) Operations Analyst
5 18 (17.14%) Operational Support Analyst
5 18 (17.14%) Operations Support Analyst
5 18 (17.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Support Engineer
7 11 (10.48%) Service Analyst
8 10 (9.52%) Administrator
8 10 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
11 5 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) DBA
11 5 (4.76%) Network Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
11 5 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.76%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) Node.js
2 3 (2.86%) .NET
3 2 (1.90%) J2EE
3 2 (1.90%) Servlets
4 1 (0.95%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 38 (36.19%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (18.10%) Tandem
3 9 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.71%) NHS
6 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.81%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.81%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.90%) Clustering
7 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.90%) EPoS
7 2 (1.90%) Replication
8 1 (0.95%) PKI
8 1 (0.95%) Pocket PC
8 1 (0.95%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (71.43%) Windows XP
3 58 (55.24%) Linux
4 54 (51.43%) Unix
5 49 (46.67%) AIX
6 35 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (27.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (10.48%) Windows Server
11 9 (8.57%) Windows NT
11 9 (8.57%) Windows Vista
12 7 (6.67%) Windows 8
13 6 (5.71%) CentOS
13 6 (5.71%) Ubuntu
14 3 (2.86%) Solaris
15 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.95%) OS/2
16 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (55.24%) ITIL
2 51 (48.57%) Service Management
3 40 (38.10%) Open Source
4 38 (36.19%) ITSM
5 36 (34.29%) Data Management
6 32 (30.48%) Change Management
6 32 (30.48%) DevOps
6 32 (30.48%) Problem Management
7 29 (27.62%) PRINCE2
8 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (23.81%) Release Management
10 21 (20.00%) Data Analysis
11 19 (18.10%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 15 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (9.52%) Migration
13 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
14 5 (4.76%) Incident Management
15 4 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
15 4 (3.81%) Network Management
15 4 (3.81%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.71%) PHP
1 6 (5.71%) Python
1 6 (5.71%) SQL
2 5 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.81%) C
4 2 (1.90%) Delphi
4 2 (1.90%) Java
4 2 (1.90%) Pascal
4 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.90%) VBA
5 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.71%) CCNA
2 6 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.81%) Degree
4 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.86%) CCNP
5 3 (2.86%) HNC
6 1 (0.95%) CCA
6 1 (0.95%) CCAA
6 1 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.95%) MCSE
6 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (38.10%) SLA
2 6 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.90%) QA
4 1 (0.95%) GPG13
System Software
1 35 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.81%) Firmware
4 4 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.86%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.90%) KVM
6 2 (1.90%) Xen
7 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.95%) vSphere
7 1 (0.95%) XenApp
7 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) SCCM
2 5 (4.76%) DameWare
3 2 (1.90%) BladeLogic
3 2 (1.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.95%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.95%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.95%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.95%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (0.95%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.95%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.95%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.95%) vMotion
4 1 (0.95%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 59 (56.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.33%) VMware
3 11 (10.48%) HP
4 9 (8.57%) Cisco
5 7 (6.67%) Dell
5 7 (6.67%) LANDesk
6 5 (4.76%) Oracle
6 5 (4.76%) Remedy
7 4 (3.81%) Juniper
7 4 (3.81%) Wyse
8 3 (2.86%) BMC
8 3 (2.86%) Equitrac
8 3 (2.86%) Lotus
9 2 (1.90%) Avaya
9 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.90%) F5
9 2 (1.90%) Intel
9 2 (1.90%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.90%) Sybase