The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 193 207 186
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.017% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.69% 0.20% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £233
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £225 £308
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.44%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
435 508 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.57% 8.59% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 331 267
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 67
Average hourly rate £17.63 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £24.40 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Terminal Services across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Terminal Services across the City of London region.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Terminal Services across the City of London region.

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Terminal Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Terminal Services.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
5 2 (28.57%) Altiris
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Terminal Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Terminal Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) 3G
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MOS
1 1 (14.29%) MCTS
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Altiris
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
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