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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 384 411 382
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -29
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 25 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.052% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 0.64% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 22
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£263 £163 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -36.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £150 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £345 £263
% change year-on-year
-38.40% +31.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £27.80 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-31.65% +82.29%
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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
2201 2047 2085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.07% 8.12% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1232 1193
Average daily rate £375 £368 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 163 181
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.57 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £30.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

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 22 August 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 22 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 +28 1 - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 30 (58.82%) Citrix
4 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
5 28 (54.90%) VMware
6 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 15 (29.41%) XenApp
10 14 (27.45%) SAN
11 13 (25.49%) DHCP
11 13 (25.49%) DNS
11 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
12 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
12 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (21.57%) SCCM
13 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
14 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (17.65%) Firewall
14 9 (17.65%) Windows XP
14 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
14 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (15.69%) LAN
15 8 (15.69%) WAN
15 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
15 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
15 8 (15.69%) NetApp
15 8 (15.69%) Finance

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.84%) IIS
6 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.73%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) SAN
2 13 (25.49%) DHCP
2 13 (25.49%) DNS
3 9 (17.65%) Firewall
4 8 (15.69%) LAN
4 8 (15.69%) WAN
4 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.76%) VPN
6 5 (9.80%) IP Telephony
7 4 (7.84%) VoIP
7 4 (7.84%) Network Security
8 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.96%) NAS
9 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.96%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MSI
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Desktop Support
3 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Desktop Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Leader
4 5 (9.80%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Citrix Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
2 6 (11.76%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) NHS
4 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.92%) Handset
5 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) iPhone
6 1 (1.96%) FMCG
6 1 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (1.96%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 9 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) ITIL
1 6 (11.76%) Migration
1 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (5.88%) Load Testing
2 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
3 2 (3.92%) Change Management
3 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.96%) Change Control
4 1 (1.96%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.96%) Service Management
4 1 (1.96%) Validation
4 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
4 1 (1.96%) Project Management
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.73%) VBScript
3 3 (5.88%) VB
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.69%) Degree
3 5 (9.80%) MCP
3 5 (9.80%) MCSE
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.88%) CCEA
6 2 (3.92%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.92%) MCITP
7 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) CCAA
7 1 (1.96%) CCIA
7 1 (1.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) MCTS
System Software
1 39 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (29.41%) XenApp
4 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 7 (13.73%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (11.76%) vSphere
7 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
7 5 (9.80%) Terminal Server
8 4 (7.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) SCOM
3 3 (5.88%) ARCserve
4 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.92%) WSUS
5 1 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.96%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Citrix
2 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
3 28 (54.90%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) NetApp
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco
6 6 (11.76%) McAfee
7 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.88%) Intel
8 3 (5.88%) Cognos
8 3 (5.88%) HP
9 2 (3.92%) Dell
9 2 (3.92%) Symantec
9 2 (3.92%) Altiris
9 2 (3.92%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.96%) Kaseya
10 1 (1.96%) Brocade
10 1 (1.96%) Veritas
10 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.96%) Juniper
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