The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 590 536 448
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -88
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 36 69 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 0.60% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 66
Average daily rate £140 £283 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.44% +113.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £170 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £421 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £275 £110
% change year-on-year
-52.72% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 37
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.80 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £21.10 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.30
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.22%

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
11012 11517 10958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.36% 22.51% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6680 6677 5921
Average daily rate £375 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 767 908 1005
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.16 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% +1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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
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 14 February 2016.

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows 2000
Top 27 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 14 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
England -35 36 £140 -49.09% 12
London -1 11 £140 -60.00% 1
South West +5 9 £120 -46.66% 3
Yorkshire -6 7 £280 -
South East -3 5 £251 -16.50% 5
Bristol - 5 £120 - 3
Wiltshire 0 4 - -
South Yorkshire -12 4 - -
Sheffield - 4 - -
Hampshire +9 2 £245 -20.24% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes 0 2 - - 1
Portsmouth -4 2 £245 -15.43%
West Midlands -22 2 £120 -31.42% 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £280 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £165 -
City of London +42 1 - -
Berkshire +5 1 £293 +72.05% 1
Birmingham -4 1 - - 1
Leicester -6 1 - -
Leicestershire -6 1 - -
East Midlands -9 1 - -
North West -13 1 £130 -40.90% 1
Manchester -21 1 £130 -51.85%
Bracknell - 1 £293 -
Croydon - 1 £135 -
Halifax - 1 - -

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (62.92%) Active Directory
3 55 (61.80%) Windows XP
4 50 (56.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (50.56%) Microsoft
6 41 (46.07%) ITIL
7 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (33.71%) Windows Server
9 27 (30.34%) MS Exchange
10 24 (26.97%) SLA
10 24 (26.97%) Windows Vista
11 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
11 22 (24.72%) MS Office
12 20 (22.47%) Citrix
13 19 (21.35%) Blackberry
14 18 (20.22%) HP
14 18 (20.22%) Windows 7
14 18 (20.22%) VMware
15 17 (19.10%) Cisco
15 17 (19.10%) Windows NT
16 16 (17.98%) DNS
16 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
16 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (16.85%) Service Delivery
17 15 (16.85%) Finance
18 14 (15.73%) Security Cleared
18 14 (15.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 14 (15.73%) Dell
19 13 (14.61%) CCNA
19 13 (14.61%) LAN

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 27 (30.34%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (13.48%) IBM Notes
4 10 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (8.99%) IIS
6 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (6.74%) IBM Domino
7 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (4.49%) JBoss
9 2 (2.25%) Apache
9 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
1 22 (24.72%) MS Office
2 9 (10.11%) Acrobat
3 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.37%) MS Project
3 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.12%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Mimecast
1 2 (2.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) DNS
2 13 (14.61%) DHCP
2 13 (14.61%) Internet
2 13 (14.61%) LAN
3 12 (13.48%) SAN
3 12 (13.48%) VPN
4 11 (12.36%) Firewall
4 11 (12.36%) WAN
5 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
6 7 (7.87%) Wireless
7 6 (6.74%) VoIP
8 4 (4.49%) Intranet
9 3 (3.37%) DMZ
9 3 (3.37%) Network Security
9 3 (3.37%) OSPF
9 3 (3.37%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (3.37%) RIP
9 3 (3.37%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (3.37%) WebEx
9 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.37%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.12%) PVCS
General
1 15 (16.85%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Billing
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Automotive
4 2 (2.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.12%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) German Language
5 1 (1.12%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Military
5 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (20.22%) Support Engineer
2 16 (17.98%) Analyst
3 9 (10.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (8.99%) Desktop Support
4 8 (8.99%) NOC Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Service Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Deskside Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Deskside Support
7 5 (5.62%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) IT Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) .NET
2 3 (3.37%) Software Packaging
2 3 (3.37%) Web Services
3 2 (2.25%) CSS
3 2 (2.25%) LAMP
4 1 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (1.12%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.99%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.62%) Clustering
5 4 (4.49%) EPoS
5 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.49%) PDA
6 3 (3.37%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.37%) Handset
7 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (2.25%) NHS
7 2 (2.25%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.12%) PKI
8 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (61.80%) Windows XP
3 50 (56.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (33.71%) Windows Server
6 24 (26.97%) Windows Vista
7 18 (20.22%) Windows 7
8 17 (19.10%) Windows NT
9 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (12.36%) Linux
11 8 (8.99%) Apple iOS
11 8 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (7.87%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (6.74%) Windows 8
14 4 (4.49%) NetWare
15 3 (3.37%) Unix
16 2 (2.25%) Debian
16 2 (2.25%) Fedora
16 2 (2.25%) Solaris
16 2 (2.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) ITIL
2 15 (16.85%) Service Delivery
3 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2
4 9 (10.11%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.99%) Migration
5 8 (8.99%) Service Management
5 8 (8.99%) Six Sigma
6 7 (7.87%) CMMI
7 5 (5.62%) Application Packaging
7 5 (5.62%) Change Management
7 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.62%) ITSM
7 5 (5.62%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.49%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.49%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.37%) High Availability
9 3 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.37%) Security Patching
9 3 (3.37%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.61%) SQL
2 12 (13.48%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.87%) Java
4 6 (6.74%) VB
5 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.37%) VBScript
6 2 (2.25%) Perl
6 2 (2.25%) PHP
6 2 (2.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.73%) Security Cleared
3 13 (14.61%) CCNA
3 13 (14.61%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (14.61%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.99%) MCP
5 7 (7.87%) HNC
6 5 (5.62%) MCSE
7 2 (2.25%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (2.25%) Degree
7 2 (2.25%) MCSA
8 1 (1.12%) CCDA
8 1 (1.12%) CCENT
8 1 (1.12%) CCNP
8 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.12%) MCITP
8 1 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.97%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (62.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (4.49%) VMware ESX
3 4 (4.49%) vSphere
3 4 (4.49%) XenApp
4 3 (3.37%) DFS Replication
5 2 (2.25%) MetaFrame
5 2 (2.25%) NDS
5 2 (2.25%) Samba
5 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.12%) Firmware
6 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.12%) SRDF
6 1 (1.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) SCCM
2 9 (10.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (7.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (5.62%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (3.37%) Foglight
5 3 (3.37%) Puppet
5 3 (3.37%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.37%) Unicenter
6 2 (2.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.25%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.25%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.25%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.12%) Netcool
7 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.12%) vMotion
Vendors
1 45 (50.56%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.47%) Citrix
3 18 (20.22%) HP
3 18 (20.22%) VMware
4 17 (19.10%) Cisco
5 14 (15.73%) Dell
6 13 (14.61%) Lotus
7 11 (12.36%) Symantec
8 10 (11.24%) Red Hat
9 9 (10.11%) Adobe
10 6 (6.74%) Apple
11 5 (5.62%) Aruba
11 5 (5.62%) Oracle
11 5 (5.62%) Remedy
12 4 (4.49%) EMC
12 4 (4.49%) Novell
13 3 (3.37%) arcserve
13 3 (3.37%) CA
13 3 (3.37%) NetApp
13 3 (3.37%) Peregrine
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