The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 2000 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
Rank 104 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 4 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.91% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 4.51% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £112 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £223 £270
% change year-on-year
+37.07% -17.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% -17.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.84 £12.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.54% -15.83%
Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
369 266 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.47% 20.08% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 110 142
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £111 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 37
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £34.60 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 2000
Yorkshire

Windows 2000
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 2000 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 2000
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 2000 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 2000
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 2000 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 2000
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) MetaFrame
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Lotus
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
6 2 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) MCP
7 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 1 (11.11%) XenApp
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (11.11%) Migration

Windows 2000
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
1 2 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows XP
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) Lotus