The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 2000 Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 Server over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Rank 94 106 96
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 Server 13 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.14% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.65% 0.78% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Average daily rate
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£435 £110 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+295.45% -71.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £273 £270
% change year-on-year
+19.26% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -7.95%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
491 385 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.70% 18.47% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 194 138
Average daily rate £350 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £154 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 55 64
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.69 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Windows 2000 Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows 2000 Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows 2000 Server
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows 2000 Server Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows 2000 Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Windows 2000 Server Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows 2000 Server
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 2000 Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Warwickshire - 6 - -
Worcestershire - 3 - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brierley Hill - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
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Windows 2000 Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Windows 2000 Server 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 Server.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
5 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (40.00%) PDA
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) MS Office
8 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
8 4 (26.67%) Subversion
8 4 (26.67%) TortoiseSVN
8 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
8 4 (26.67%) IBM Certification
8 4 (26.67%) zOS
8 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) DB2
8 4 (26.67%) UNIX
8 4 (26.67%) HPUX
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) Windows NT
8 4 (26.67%) ClearCase
8 4 (26.67%) EAI

Windows 2000 Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Windows 2000 Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
1 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (26.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Hudson
2 1 (6.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Integrator
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Spring Batch
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) WSDL
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) PDA
2 2 (13.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (26.67%) zOS
5 4 (26.67%) UNIX
5 4 (26.67%) HPUX
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) EAI
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (26.67%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Computacenter
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec