The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Server
Rank 379 369 411
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +42
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 14 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.055% 0.039%
As % of the System Software category 0.74% 0.71% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Average daily rate £270 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £272 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -31.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.55 £22.50 £31.88
% change year-on-year
-48.66% -29.41%
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1884 1698 2063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.06% 7.85% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 1038 1211
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 150 162
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £32.50 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Terminal Server
England

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
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 24 April 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
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Vacancies
City of London 0 2 - -
Terminal Server
England

Terminal Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (80.00%) Citrix
3 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 11 (55.00%) SCCM
6 10 (50.00%) MS Office
7 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
9 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
9 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
10 6 (30.00%) Degree
10 6 (30.00%) WSUS
10 6 (30.00%) MCTS
10 6 (30.00%) Service Management
10 6 (30.00%) DHCP
10 6 (30.00%) DNS
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (25.00%) MCITP
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 4 (20.00%) Document Management
12 4 (20.00%) VMware

Terminal Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Office
2 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Quicktime
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) DMZ
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Private Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (5.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (15.00%) iPhone
2 3 (15.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) EPoS
3 2 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (10.00%) EFT
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (15.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (20.00%) Document Management
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) E-Discovery
6 3 (15.00%) Software Distribution
7 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (5.00%) Change Control
8 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.00%) System Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) MCTS
2 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) MetaFrame
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) SCCM
2 6 (30.00%) WSUS
3 5 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Dell
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Open Text
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) Tandberg
5 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow