Period
to 16 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 16 February 2020 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)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 675 831 814
Rank change year-on-year +156 -17 -74
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 26 20 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.022% 0.060%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.11% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 8
England median daily rate £120 £375 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.00% +70.45% -34.33%
10th Percentile £87 £322 £166
90th Percentile £295 £388 £311
UK median daily rate £120 £375 £240
% change year-on-year -68.00% +56.25% -28.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 25
England median hourly rate £12.00 £15.30 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.57% -4.38% -3.03%
UK median hourly rate £15.52 £15.30 £16.00
% change year-on-year +1.41% -4.38% -3.03%

Windows 2000 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12,637 18,635 19,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.51% 20.67% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,872 11,730 12,477
England median daily rate £415 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.49% +1.18% +3.03%
10th Percentile £143 £160 £170
90th Percentile £606 £613 £620
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,003 1,173 1,172
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -1.03% +5.64%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.17 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.30
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.73% +4.85%

Windows 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Windows 2000 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 2000 in England

Windows 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 2000 in England

Windows 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 2000 in England over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 2000 in England

Windows 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 2000 in England

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 16 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +91 16 £120 - 5
North of England +47 4 £120 -
Midlands +58 3 £119 -61.50% 2
North East - 3 £120 -
London +127 2 £450 +20.00% 3
East Midlands +37 2 £119 -61.50%
South West - 2 £120 - 1
Yorkshire +40 1 - -
East of England +32 1 £375 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Windows 2000
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 2000 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Windows 2000.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 22 (84.62%) Windows XP
4 21 (80.77%) MS Exchange
4 21 (80.77%) Windows 7
5 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (76.92%) Windows Vista
5 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (76.92%) WebEx
5 20 (76.92%) Remote Desktop
5 20 (76.92%) Windows Server
5 20 (76.92%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (76.92%) HP
5 20 (76.92%) ITSM
6 19 (73.08%) Internet
6 19 (73.08%) Remedy
6 19 (73.08%) Blackberry
6 19 (73.08%) PDA
6 19 (73.08%) VPN
6 19 (73.08%) Peregrine
6 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Excel
6 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (73.08%) Bomgar
6 19 (73.08%) Remedy ITSM
6 19 (73.08%) ServiceCenter
7 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Project
7 18 (69.23%) MS Visio
7 18 (69.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Windows 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 21 (80.77%) MS Exchange
2 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (69.23%) MS Visio
3 17 (65.38%) Acrobat
4 13 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (73.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Azure
2 2 (7.69%) AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) Remote Desktop
1 20 (76.92%) WebEx
2 19 (73.08%) Internet
2 19 (73.08%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Intranet
4 1 (3.85%) Skype
4 1 (3.85%) SMS
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) VSAN
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Help Desk Support
2 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support
2 6 (23.08%) IT Support
3 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Technician
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) ServiceStack
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Blackberry
1 19 (73.08%) PDA
2 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (84.62%) Windows XP
4 21 (80.77%) Windows 7
5 20 (76.92%) Windows Server
5 20 (76.92%) Windows Vista
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) ITSM
1 20 (76.92%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (46.15%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Customer Insight
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Server Building
4 1 (3.85%) Server Management
4 1 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Storage Management
4 1 (3.85%) Validation
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) ServiceCenter
2 18 (69.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.69%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
4 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) HP
2 19 (73.08%) Bomgar
2 19 (73.08%) Peregrine
2 19 (73.08%) Remedy
3 17 (65.38%) Adobe
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Lotus
6 1 (3.85%) Polycom