The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 128 113
Contract jobs citing Windows 2000 0 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.036% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.16% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £275
% change year-on-year -10.11% -27.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 346 611 501
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.46% 22.24% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 279 228
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £195 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 46 83
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.93 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.94% +6.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.73 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows 2000
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Windows 2000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 2000 in the West Midlands

Windows 2000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 2000 in the West Midlands

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

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Capita
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Windows 2000
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (33.33%) VMware