Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 17 June 2019 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
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 822 827 812
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 +23
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 27 61 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.061% 0.033%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 6
UK median daily rate £148 £350 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.86% +62.79% -23.21%
10th Percentile £105 £191 £104
90th Percentile £394 £479 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £180
% change year-on-year +4.62% +80.56% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 18
UK median hourly rate £15.65 £17.00 £14.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.94% +14.69% -2.80%
10th Percentile £15.30 £14.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.85 £25.00 £24.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.65 £16.10 £14.00
% change year-on-year -2.80% +14.98% -0.87%

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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18,165 20,667 18,897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.04% 20.79% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,486 13,007 11,932
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £158 £185 £200
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,136 1,370 1,121
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% -2.94%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.60
% change year-on-year - +2.58% -5.47%

Windows 2000
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 2000 in the UK

Windows 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 2000 in the UK

Windows 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 2000 over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 2000 in the UK

Windows 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 2000 in the UK

Windows 2000
Top 11 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. 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
England +14 27 £148 -60.54% 2
UK excluding London +2 19 £340 +4.62% 2
London +28 8 £144 -62.90%
North of England +13 8 £364 +1.04% 1
South East +20 6 £115 - 1
Yorkshire +14 6 £388 +158.33% 1
East of England +4 3 £375 -
Midlands - 3 £120 -
North West -2 2 £125 -68.75%
East Midlands - 2 £120 -
West Midlands - 1 £345 -

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 with a requirement for Windows 2000.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Office
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
7 10 (37.04%) VPN
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Vista
7 10 (37.04%) Windows 10
8 9 (33.33%) HP
9 8 (29.63%) SLA
9 8 (29.63%) Firewall
10 7 (25.93%) Internet
10 7 (25.93%) Windows NT
10 7 (25.93%) Remedy
11 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (22.22%) VMware
12 5 (18.52%) ITSM
12 5 (18.52%) MPLS
12 5 (18.52%) VoIP
12 5 (18.52%) WAN
12 5 (18.52%) DHCP
12 5 (18.52%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (18.52%) Office 365
12 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
12 5 (18.52%) Remedy ITSM

Windows 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.41%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) VPN
2 8 (29.63%) Firewall
3 7 (25.93%) Internet
4 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (18.52%) DHCP
5 5 (18.52%) MPLS
5 5 (18.52%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (18.52%) VLAN
5 5 (18.52%) VoIP
5 5 (18.52%) WAN
6 4 (14.81%) WebEx
7 3 (11.11%) DNS
7 3 (11.11%) FTP
7 3 (11.11%) LAN
8 1 (3.70%) SMS
8 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Rollout Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) PDA
2 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
5 10 (37.04%) Windows 10
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Vista
6 7 (25.93%) Windows NT
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (7.41%) AIX
9 2 (7.41%) Unix
10 1 (3.70%) Linux
10 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (18.52%) ITSM
2 4 (14.81%) Change Management
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (14.81%) Runbook
3 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Security Patching
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) People Management
5 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.70%) Statistics
5 1 (3.70%) Ticket Management
5 1 (3.70%) User Stories
5 1 (3.70%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) MCP
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) HNC
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) AQAP
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) NDS
3 3 (11.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) HP
3 7 (25.93%) Remedy
4 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (14.81%) Bomgar
5 4 (14.81%) Peregrine
6 3 (11.11%) Lotus
6 3 (11.11%) Novell
7 2 (7.41%) Adobe
7 2 (7.41%) Apple
7 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) MobileIron