The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 30 March 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 / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 421 407
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14  
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 8 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.041% 0.058% 0.061%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
Median daily rate £110 £275 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.00% -25.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £275
% change year-on-year -10.11% -27.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.07 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -2.50%  

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4042 4492 4720
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.51% 19.91% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2825 3185 3198
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 127 168
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.63% -13.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Windows 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Windows 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 2000 in London

Windows 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 2000 in London

Windows 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 2000 in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 2000 in London

Windows 2000
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 1 - -
Windows 2000
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 London region with a requirement for Windows 2000.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
3 10 (58.82%) Problem Management
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (47.06%) ITIL
6 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
6 7 (41.18%) IIS
6 7 (41.18%) LANDesk
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
7 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 5 (29.41%) MS Office
8 5 (29.41%) ITSM
8 5 (29.41%) NHS
9 4 (23.53%) Migration
9 4 (23.53%) VMware
9 4 (23.53%) PHP
9 4 (23.53%) Linux
9 4 (23.53%) Apache
9 4 (23.53%) Python
9 4 (23.53%) LDAP
9 4 (23.53%) Unix
9 4 (23.53%) HP
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco
9 4 (23.53%) Dell
9 4 (23.53%) CentOS
9 4 (23.53%) Asset Management

Windows 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (41.18%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) LDAP
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) Intranet
3 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Service Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) AWS Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) AWS Expert
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Support
3 3 (17.65%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) NHS
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) EPoS
3 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
3 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
5 4 (23.53%) CentOS
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Problem Management
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) ITSM
5 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Server Patching
7 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Network Management
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) Software Licensing
8 1 (5.88%) DevOps
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PHP
1 4 (23.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Firmware
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.76%) KVM
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) DameWare
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) LANDesk
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Dell
3 4 (23.53%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Equitrac
4 3 (17.65%) Remedy
5 2 (11.76%) Avaya
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) Nortel
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
6 1 (5.88%) Belkin
6 1 (5.88%) Compaq
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Intel
6 1 (5.88%) NETGEAR
6 1 (5.88%) Sophos
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas
6 1 (5.88%) Wyse