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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 617 620 514
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -106
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 35 53 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.092% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.43% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 40
Median daily rate £325 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £115 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £410 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.69 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.23 £12.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+13.80% -3.84%

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
11281 12261 12832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.17% 21.18% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7119 7278 7474
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 970 1120
Median hourly rate £16.29 £16.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 30 September 2016.

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
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 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -10 35 £325 +18.18% 2
London +18 15 £363 +61.11% 1
South East +12 6 £140 -50.66% 1
Wiltshire +19 3 £325 -
City of London +16 3 - - 1
South West +14 3 £325 -18.75%
East of England +3 3 £200 -
Corsham -3 3 £325 -
West Midlands -26 3 £450 -
North West +15 2 £265 +14.96%
Yorkshire +13 2 - -
Hampshire +12 2 £130 -
South Yorkshire +1 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £130 -
Barnsley - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £156 -
Reading +14 1 - -
Hertfordshire +5 1 £375 -
Berkshire +1 1 - -
Oxfordshire -11 1 £150 -
Nottinghamshire -11 1 - -
East Midlands -14 1 - -
Nottingham -16 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £150 -
Telford - 1 - -
Hereford - 1 £450 -
Watford - 1 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Basildon - 1 £113 -
Chelmsford - 1 £200 -

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (71.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (54.79%) Active Directory
4 39 (53.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (36.99%) Windows Server
6 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
7 22 (30.14%) Windows XP
8 19 (26.03%) ITIL
9 15 (20.55%) MS Excel
9 15 (20.55%) Blackberry
10 14 (19.18%) SLA
10 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
11 13 (17.81%) Finance
11 13 (17.81%) VMware
11 13 (17.81%) Citrix
11 13 (17.81%) Linux
11 13 (17.81%) MS Office
12 11 (15.07%) Oracle
12 11 (15.07%) Unix
12 11 (15.07%) HP
13 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
13 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
13 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
14 9 (12.33%) IIS
14 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
14 9 (12.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (12.33%) Internet
14 9 (12.33%) Problem Management
14 9 (12.33%) Migration

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 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (12.33%) IIS
3 7 (9.59%) IBM Notes
4 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.48%) IBM Domino
5 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.74%) Apache
6 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.37%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (20.55%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.81%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.37%) MS Project
4 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) IaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Internet
2 8 (10.96%) DNS
3 6 (8.22%) Intranet
3 6 (8.22%) LAN
3 6 (8.22%) SAN
3 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.22%) VPN
3 6 (8.22%) WAN
4 4 (5.48%) DHCP
4 4 (5.48%) LDAP
5 3 (4.11%) NetScaler
5 3 (4.11%) Wireless
6 2 (2.74%) Firewall
6 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (1.37%) GGSN
7 1 (1.37%) IPsec
7 1 (1.37%) ISUP
7 1 (1.37%) Megaco
7 1 (1.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) DTS
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Back Office
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Analyst
2 13 (17.81%) Service Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Administrator
4 6 (8.22%) Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.85%) DBA
5 5 (6.85%) Desktop Support
5 5 (6.85%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (6.85%) IT Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Help Desk Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (5.48%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Node.js
2 1 (1.37%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Blackberry
2 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.59%) Fat Client
3 7 (9.59%) Thin Client
4 6 (8.22%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.48%) Clustering
6 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.74%) NHS
7 2 (2.74%) PKI
7 2 (2.74%) Replication
8 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.37%) PDA
8 1 (1.37%) Pocket PC
8 1 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (71.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (53.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (36.99%) Windows Server
5 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (30.14%) Windows XP
7 14 (19.18%) Windows 7
8 13 (17.81%) Linux
9 11 (15.07%) Unix
10 9 (12.33%) Windows 8
11 8 (10.96%) Windows Vista
12 7 (9.59%) Solaris
12 7 (9.59%) Windows NT
13 5 (6.85%) AIX
13 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (4.11%) HPUX
15 2 (2.74%) CentOS
15 2 (2.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
15 2 (2.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) ITIL
2 9 (12.33%) Migration
2 9 (12.33%) Problem Management
2 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (8.22%) Network Management
3 6 (8.22%) Service Management
4 5 (6.85%) Application Packaging
4 5 (6.85%) Change Management
4 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.85%) Software Delivery
5 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.48%) DevOps
5 4 (5.48%) Fault Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.11%) Six Sigma
6 3 (4.11%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (4.11%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.74%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.96%) SQL
3 5 (6.85%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.85%) VBScript
4 2 (2.74%) C
4 2 (2.74%) Delphi
4 2 (2.74%) Pascal
4 2 (2.74%) PHP
4 2 (2.74%) Python
4 2 (2.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) MCSE
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.85%) CCNA
2 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) CCA
4 3 (4.11%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.11%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) HNC
5 2 (2.74%) CCNP
5 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.37%) MCP
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) VCP5
6 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.37%) GPG13
System Software
1 40 (54.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (6.85%) MetaFrame
3 5 (6.85%) XenServer
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.48%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.48%) vSphere
5 3 (4.11%) Firmware
5 3 (4.11%) SRDF
5 3 (4.11%) Terminal Server
5 3 (4.11%) XenApp
5 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.74%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.74%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) SCCM
2 5 (6.85%) DameWare
3 3 (4.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (4.11%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.74%) BladeLogic
4 2 (2.74%) BMC Marimba
4 2 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.37%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.37%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.37%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.37%) vMotion
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) Citrix
2 13 (17.81%) VMware
3 11 (15.07%) HP
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle
4 7 (9.59%) Cisco
4 7 (9.59%) LANDesk
4 7 (9.59%) Lotus
5 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.48%) Altiris
6 4 (5.48%) BMC
6 4 (5.48%) Dell
7 3 (4.11%) Adobe
7 3 (4.11%) Northgate
7 3 (4.11%) Remedy
7 3 (4.11%) Sybase
7 3 (4.11%) Wyse
8 2 (2.74%) Apple
8 2 (2.74%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.74%) Sage