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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 387 398 379
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 21 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.063% 0.086%
As % of the System Software category 1.09% 0.78% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 13
Average daily rate
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£275 £200 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £110 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £322 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £308
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -26.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+26.25% +33.33%
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
1923 1914 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.63% 8.10% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1294 1171 1064
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 143 154
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.32 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -8.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +18 2 - -
Croydon -1 2 £325 -
Hillingdon - 1 £135 -
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 36 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 35 (92.11%) Windows
3 30 (78.95%) Citrix
4 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
5 21 (55.26%) VMware
6 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
7 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (39.47%) Firewall
8 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (34.21%) XenApp
10 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
10 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (23.68%) SAN
11 9 (23.68%) DNS
11 9 (23.68%) Linux
12 8 (21.05%) MS Office
12 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (21.05%) NAS
13 7 (18.42%) CentOS
13 7 (18.42%) VPN
13 7 (18.42%) Dell
13 7 (18.42%) Blackberry
14 6 (15.79%) Cisco
14 6 (15.79%) Thin Client
14 6 (15.79%) VBScript
14 6 (15.79%) LDAP
14 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
14 6 (15.79%) PowerShell

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.16%) IIS
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.26%) Lync
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) IaaS
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
1 2 (5.26%) PaaS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Firewall
2 9 (23.68%) SAN
2 9 (23.68%) DNS
3 8 (21.05%) NAS
4 7 (18.42%) VPN
5 6 (15.79%) LDAP
6 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.53%) LAN
7 4 (10.53%) DHCP
8 3 (7.89%) VLAN
8 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.26%) SSH
9 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.26%) MPLS
9 2 (5.26%) DMZ
9 2 (5.26%) HTTP
9 2 (5.26%) Kerberos
9 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
9 2 (5.26%) Network Security
9 2 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MSI
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Administrator
2 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) IT Support
3 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
3 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.26%) Support Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
1 4 (10.53%) JSON
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) Ajax
3 2 (5.26%) SAML
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) Play Framework
3 2 (5.26%) REST
3 2 (5.26%) CSS3
3 2 (5.26%) HTML5
3 2 (5.26%) Django
3 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Blackberry
2 6 (15.79%) Thin Client
2 6 (15.79%) Fat Client
3 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) Clustering
4 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.26%) Open Source
5 2 (5.26%) iPhone
6 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
3 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (23.68%) Linux
6 7 (18.42%) CentOS
7 5 (13.16%) Android
7 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
7 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
8 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
9 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.63%) UNIX
10 1 (2.63%) Solaris
10 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
3 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.26%) TDD
4 2 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Scrum
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Software Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) BDD
4 2 (5.26%) Kanban
4 2 (5.26%) Load Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) VBScript
1 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.16%) Python
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.26%) A+ Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) CCEE
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) RHCE
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (34.21%) XenApp
4 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
4 5 (13.16%) vCloud
5 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.53%) vSphere
5 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (5.26%) MetaFrame
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
1 4 (10.53%) ZABBIX
2 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.26%) EdgeSight
3 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (5.26%) WSUS
4 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.63%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Citrix
2 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 21 (55.26%) VMware
4 7 (18.42%) Dell
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco
6 4 (10.53%) Symantec
7 3 (7.89%) Brocade
7 3 (7.89%) Vyatta
7 3 (7.89%) NetApp
8 2 (5.26%) Reuters
8 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg
8 2 (5.26%) Juniper
8 2 (5.26%) Veritas
8 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.63%) Veeam
9 1 (2.63%) Apple
9 1 (2.63%) Remedy
9 1 (2.63%) McAfee
9 1 (2.63%) Sophos
9 1 (2.63%) Wyse
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