The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Windows 2000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 2000 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows 2000 (Win2K)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 93 96
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.066% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.35% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £344 £280
% change year-on-year -44.68% +22.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £13.38 £16.07
% change year-on-year -17.75% -16.77%  

Windows 2000 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 340 284 356
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 22.09% 18.72% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 156 165
Median daily rate £338 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +24.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £615 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 36
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Windows 2000 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 2000 in the East Midlands

Windows 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 2000 in the East Midlands

Windows 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 2000 in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 2000.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Windows 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP