Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 805 766 781
Rank change year-on-year -39 +15 -138
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 52 107 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 60 35
England median daily rate £220 £335 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.33% +19.64% -3.45%
10th Percentile £170 £200 £117
90th Percentile £260 £441 £505
UK median daily rate £220 £335 £280
% change year-on-year -34.33% +19.64% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 30
England median hourly rate £15.61 £14.23 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.72% -11.86% +24.15%
10th Percentile £13.11 £10.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £28.96 £17.25 £43.30
UK median hourly rate £15.61 £13.70 £16.14
% change year-on-year +13.92% -15.12% +24.15%

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 19845 21014 22456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.92% 21.49% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12771 13399 13356
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £188
90th Percentile £600 £575 £569
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1202 1188 1828
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.93%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £43.75 £42.31
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.29 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.43% -1.27% +4.76%

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 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 2000 in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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
London -24 18 £180 -55.00%
North of England +25 17 £190 -43.28% 1
South East +7 13 £220 +25.71% 1
Yorkshire +27 11 - -
East of England -18 4 £240 +14.29%
North East +30 3 - -
North West +8 3 £190 -43.28% 1
Windows 2000
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 England region with a requirement for Windows 2000.

1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
3 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (44.23%) Windows 7
5 20 (38.46%) Service Delivery
6 19 (36.54%) Change Management
7 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
7 18 (34.62%) Windows XP
8 17 (32.69%) Unix
9 16 (30.77%) ITIL
9 16 (30.77%) WAN
9 16 (30.77%) VMware
10 15 (28.85%) HP
11 14 (26.92%) LAN
11 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
12 12 (23.08%) Information Security
13 11 (21.15%) Performance Management
13 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
14 10 (19.23%) PMO
14 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (19.23%) Windows Vista
14 10 (19.23%) ITSM
14 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
15 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
15 9 (17.31%) SAN
15 9 (17.31%) Problem Management
15 9 (17.31%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (15.38%) NHS
16 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000

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 7 (13.46%) IIS
2 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Acrobat
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) KANA IQ
2 2 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) WAN
2 14 (26.92%) LAN
3 9 (17.31%) SAN
4 6 (11.54%) DHCP
4 6 (11.54%) DNS
4 6 (11.54%) NAS
5 5 (9.62%) 3G
5 5 (9.62%) 3GPP
5 5 (9.62%) ATM
5 5 (9.62%) CDMA
5 5 (9.62%) GPRS
5 5 (9.62%) GSM
5 5 (9.62%) Internet
5 5 (9.62%) ISDN
5 5 (9.62%) PSTN
5 5 (9.62%) UMTS
5 5 (9.62%) VoLTE
5 5 (9.62%) VoWiFi
5 5 (9.62%) VPN
5 5 (9.62%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (9.62%) Banking
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Analyst
1 14 (26.92%) Service Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
4 7 (13.46%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (13.46%) Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (13.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 5 (9.62%) Core Network Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Desktop Support
5 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Support
6 4 (7.69%) Deskside Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.77%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Ajax
1 7 (13.46%) CSS
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
1 7 (13.46%) jQuery
1 7 (13.46%) XML
2 5 (9.62%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 8 (15.38%) NHS
3 5 (9.62%) EMC Centera
3 5 (9.62%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (9.62%) EMC VNX
3 5 (9.62%) EMC VNXe
3 5 (9.62%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (9.62%) Replication
4 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.77%) Clustering
5 3 (5.77%) PKI
6 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.85%) PDA
7 1 (1.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (44.23%) Windows 7
4 18 (34.62%) Windows XP
5 17 (32.69%) Unix
6 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
8 10 (19.23%) Windows Vista
9 5 (9.62%) AIX
9 5 (9.62%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (9.62%) Linux
9 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (9.62%) Solaris
9 5 (9.62%) Windows NT
10 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 19 (36.54%) Change Management
3 16 (30.77%) ITIL
4 12 (23.08%) Information Security
5 11 (21.15%) Performance Management
6 10 (19.23%) ITSM
7 9 (17.31%) Problem Management
8 8 (15.38%) Service Management
9 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
9 7 (13.46%) Feasibility Study
9 7 (13.46%) Front End Development
9 7 (13.46%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (13.46%) SDLC
9 7 (13.46%) Web Development
10 6 (11.54%) Incident Management
11 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
11 5 (9.62%) BCP
11 5 (9.62%) Break/Fix
11 5 (9.62%) Patch Management
11 5 (9.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) VBScript
2 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) Python
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) CCNA
1 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (13.46%) HNC
1 7 (13.46%) MCP
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) CCNP
2 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) PMO
2 8 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.31%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 5 (9.62%) Firmware
5 5 (9.62%) SRDF
5 5 (9.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) EMC TimeFinder
2 5 (9.62%) NetApp OnCommand
2 5 (9.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (7.69%) DameWare
3 4 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) VMware
3 15 (28.85%) HP
4 8 (15.38%) Cisco
5 7 (13.46%) KANA
6 5 (9.62%) 3PAR
6 5 (9.62%) Brocade
6 5 (9.62%) EMC
6 5 (9.62%) Huawei
6 5 (9.62%) LANDesk
6 5 (9.62%) NetApp
6 5 (9.62%) Sybase
6 5 (9.62%) Veritas
7 3 (5.77%) McAfee
7 3 (5.77%) Remedy
7 3 (5.77%) Symantec
8 2 (3.85%) Adobe
8 2 (3.85%) Citrix
8 2 (3.85%) Dell
8 2 (3.85%) Wyse