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 29 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 > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 422 422 419
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 5 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% 0.046% 0.073%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 13
London median daily rate £278 £110 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +152.72% -67.40%  
10th Percentile £253 £105 £190
90th Percentile £325 £431 £551
England median daily rate £220 £211 £288
% change year-on-year +4.51% -26.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
London median hourly rate £14.93 £16.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.51% -33.33%  
10th Percentile £12.74 £16.25 £16.93
90th Percentile £16.49 £16.75 £39.18
England median hourly rate £11.00 £15.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -27.86% -4.68%  

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 4183 4696 5058
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.12% 21.70% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5735 7060 7336
London median daily rate £450 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59%  
10th Percentile £205 £208 £188
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
England median daily rate £413 £400 £361
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 216 570
London median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -20.51%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £42.50 £47.83
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94%  

Windows 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for Windows 2000.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) LANDesk
4 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) NHS
5 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) ITSM
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) SCCM
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (15.38%) Office 365
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) SQL

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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) DMZ
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Service Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
2 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
3 6 (46.15%) ITSM
3 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) Network Management
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
6 1 (7.69%) Server Building
6 1 (7.69%) Server Patching
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) LANDesk
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Avaya
6 1 (7.69%) Equitrac
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) Nortel
6 1 (7.69%) Remedy