The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Server over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Server
Rank 401 414 398
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 13 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.068% 0.035%
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 0.82% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 5
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£263 £335 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.64% +88.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £290 £345
% change year-on-year
-22.41% -15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +96.07%
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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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2209 2077 2037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.08% 8.30% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1246 1167
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 163 182
Average hourly rate £17.33 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.73 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.75 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Terminal Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Terminal Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

Terminal Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Terminal Server Daily Rate Trend in London

Terminal Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Server across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Terminal Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

Terminal Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Terminal Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

Terminal Server
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Server within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 4 £340 +9.67%
Croydon - - - -
Terminal Server
England

Terminal Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Terminal Server 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 Server.

1 19 (67.86%) Windows
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) Citrix
4 14 (50.00%) MS Office
5 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (28.57%) LAN
6 8 (28.57%) WAN
6 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) VPN
7 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
8 6 (21.43%) HP
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle
8 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
8 6 (21.43%) Firewall
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (21.43%) SCCM
9 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
9 5 (17.86%) Application Packaging
9 5 (17.86%) Banking
9 5 (17.86%) VB
9 5 (17.86%) Windows NT
9 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (17.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Terminal Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Terminal Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) WorkSite
5 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) LAN
1 8 (28.57%) WAN
2 7 (25.00%) VPN
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (10.71%) DMZ
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.57%) Broadband
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Law
3 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Security Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) EPoS Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Application Packaging
2 2 (7.14%) X-Windows
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.29%) iPhone
2 4 (14.29%) iPad
3 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.14%) EPoS
4 2 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (7.14%) EFT
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (17.86%) Windows NT
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) AIX
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000
7 3 (10.71%) UNIX
8 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
9 1 (3.57%) Android
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) E-Discovery
4 3 (10.71%) Software Distribution
4 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (10.71%) Document Management
4 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Data Management
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL V2
6 1 (3.57%) Change Control
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) VB
3 4 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) VBScript
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCDST
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) MOS
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Nmap
3 3 (10.71%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (10.71%) CORE IMPACT
3 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (10.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) HP
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 5 (17.86%) McAfee
5 4 (14.29%) Reuters
5 4 (14.29%) Bloomberg
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) VMware
6 3 (10.71%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Verint
7 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.57%) Tandberg
7 1 (3.57%) Draytek
7 1 (3.57%) AppSense
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) Sage
7 1 (3.57%) Interwoven
7 1 (3.57%) Websense
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec