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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 201 221 217
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.085% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 0.91% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £163 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -56.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £305 £296
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +61.29%
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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
591 662 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.02% 9.36% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 428 332
Average daily rate £375 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 51 57
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £30.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 18 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Law
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) CMDB
5 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
5 1 (20.00%) WorkSite
5 1 (20.00%) LANDesk

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) WorkSite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MOS
2 1 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Altiris
4 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £33000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago