The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services 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 Services over the 3 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 396 406 398
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 19 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.052% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 0.87% 0.60% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 8
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£275 £325 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +91.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £245 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £364 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £263
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +54.47%
Terminal Services
England

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
2188 2172 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.86% 8.71% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1412 1335 1137
Average daily rate £390 £368 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 138 153
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.05 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £30.25 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% -3.12%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in London

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in London

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Histogram in London

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in London

Terminal Services
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 Services within the London region over the 3 months to 23 October 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 +22 3 £275 -12.00% 1
Croydon - - - -
Romford - - - -
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 41 (80.39%) Active Directory
3 34 (66.67%) Citrix
4 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 22 (43.14%) VMware
6 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (31.37%) XenApp
9 14 (27.45%) Windows 7
9 14 (27.45%) DHCP
9 14 (27.45%) DNS
10 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
11 12 (23.53%) Firewall
12 11 (21.57%) Blackberry
13 10 (19.61%) VBScript
13 10 (19.61%) SCCM
14 9 (17.65%) Finance
14 9 (17.65%) Degree
14 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 9 (17.65%) ITIL
14 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
14 9 (17.65%) MS Exchange
14 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (17.65%) SAN
15 8 (15.69%) LAN
15 8 (15.69%) VoIP
15 8 (15.69%) WAN
15 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
15 8 (15.69%) MS Office

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) DNS
1 14 (27.45%) DHCP
2 12 (23.53%) Firewall
3 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 9 (17.65%) SAN
4 8 (15.69%) LAN
4 8 (15.69%) VoIP
4 8 (15.69%) WAN
5 7 (13.73%) VPN
6 6 (11.76%) Network Security
7 5 (9.80%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.96%) NAS
9 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.96%) Wireless
9 1 (1.96%) SMTP
9 1 (1.96%) Internet
9 1 (1.96%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.92%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MSI
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Retail
4 4 (7.84%) Law
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Desktop Support
4 7 (13.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Desktop Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Leader
6 5 (9.80%) IT Support
6 5 (9.80%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 2 (3.92%) Citrix Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.84%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Handset
3 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.92%) iPhone
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) PDA
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (27.45%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.92%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Migration
3 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.76%) Coaching
4 5 (9.80%) Load Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.92%) Service Management
7 2 (3.92%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) Validation
8 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.96%) Change Control
8 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
2 10 (19.61%) VBScript
3 5 (9.80%) VB
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) MCSE
3 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (7.84%) CCEA
3 4 (7.84%) MCITP
4 3 (5.88%) MCP
4 3 (5.88%) MCTS
5 2 (3.92%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MOS
6 1 (1.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.96%) MCSA
System Software
1 41 (80.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (31.37%) XenApp
3 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
4 8 (15.69%) VMware ESX
4 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (15.69%) vSphere
5 6 (11.76%) Terminal Server
6 5 (9.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.92%) MetaFrame
7 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) WSUS
3 2 (3.92%) ARCserve
3 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.96%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Citrix
2 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 22 (43.14%) VMware
4 7 (13.73%) McAfee
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco
5 6 (11.76%) NetApp
5 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.84%) Dell
7 3 (5.88%) Veritas
7 3 (5.88%) Symantec
7 3 (5.88%) Altiris
8 2 (3.92%) Reuters
8 2 (3.92%) Bloomberg
8 2 (3.92%) Intel
8 2 (3.92%) HP
8 2 (3.92%) Cognos
8 2 (3.92%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) Compaq
9 1 (1.96%) Juniper
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