The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Server over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terminal Server
Rank 627 585 589
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +4
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 16 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.046% 0.043%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 0.45% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 14
Median daily rate £300 £325 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £214 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £369 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £220
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +47.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6548 5538 5394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.21% 10.22% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4012 3095 2889
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 443 651 660
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £38.25 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.95% +8.54%

Terminal Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Terminal Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Terminal Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Terminal Server
Daily Rate Trend

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

Terminal Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Terminal Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Server within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Terminal Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Terminal Server
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Terminal Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Terminal Server
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Server within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 16 £300 -7.69% 3
London +12 9 £223 +3.97%
South East -19 4 £450 - 2
Surrey - 4 £450 -
Guildford - 4 £450 -
City of London +41 2 £248 -29.28%
East of England -2 2 £425 +30.76%
Essex -2 2 £425 -
West Yorkshire 0 1 £300 -13.04%
Yorkshire -4 1 £300 -13.04%
Leeds -9 1 £300 -11.76%

Terminal Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Terminal Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Terminal Server.

1 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
4 25 (65.79%) Citrix
5 21 (55.26%) ITIL
6 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
7 15 (39.47%) MS Office
8 13 (34.21%) MS Excel
8 13 (34.21%) DNS
8 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (34.21%) VMware
9 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (31.58%) DHCP
9 12 (31.58%) SCCM
10 11 (28.95%) Office 365
11 10 (26.32%) Service Management
11 10 (26.32%) Problem Management
11 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (23.68%) XenApp
12 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
12 9 (23.68%) Network Management
12 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
13 8 (21.05%) SQL
13 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
13 8 (21.05%) SLA
13 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
13 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (18.42%) Firewall
14 7 (18.42%) MCITP

Terminal Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (13.16%) IIS
5 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Office
2 13 (34.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) DNS
2 12 (31.58%) DHCP
3 7 (18.42%) Firewall
3 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.79%) Internet
5 4 (10.53%) Intranet
5 4 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (7.89%) VoIP
7 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.26%) HTTPS
7 2 (5.26%) NAS
7 2 (5.26%) Network Security
7 2 (5.26%) SAN
7 2 (5.26%) SMTP
7 2 (5.26%) VLAN
7 2 (5.26%) VPN
8 1 (2.63%) LAN
8 1 (2.63%) Skype
8 1 (2.63%) WAN
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MSI
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) French Language
4 1 (2.63%) German Language
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Service Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Administrator
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Packager
5 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.53%) Fat Client
3 4 (10.53%) Thin Client
4 3 (7.89%) BYOD
4 3 (7.89%) Clustering
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) EMC VNX
5 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.16%) Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
7 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 4 (10.53%) Unix
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 2000
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.63%) Android
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Problem Management
2 10 (26.32%) Service Management
3 9 (23.68%) Network Management
4 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (15.79%) High Availability
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.26%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.26%) Document Management
8 2 (5.26%) Time Management
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) MCITP
2 7 (18.42%) MCTS
3 6 (15.79%) MCSE
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) MCP
5 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.26%) PMP
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.63%) HND
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) XenApp
3 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (15.79%) BitLocker
4 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) SCCM
2 7 (18.42%) WSUS
3 4 (10.53%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.26%) BMC Marimba
4 2 (5.26%) SCOM
4 2 (5.26%) vMotion
5 1 (2.63%) MOM
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (65.79%) Citrix
3 13 (34.21%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco
5 4 (10.53%) LANDesk
6 3 (7.89%) EMC
6 3 (7.89%) Wyse
7 2 (5.26%) Acronis
7 2 (5.26%) arcserve
7 2 (5.26%) Avaya
7 2 (5.26%) Dell
7 2 (5.26%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) Remedy
8 1 (2.63%) AppSense
8 1 (2.63%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Spiceworks
8 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard