The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Server over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Terminal Server
Rank 567 578 529
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -49
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 35 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.046% 0.040%
As % of the System Software category 0.65% 0.49% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 10
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£325 £270 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £218 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £344 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £265 £272
% change year-on-year
+25.47% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £11.74 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.30% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.74 £11.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -48.66%

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
5360 5273 4442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.57% 9.38% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2969 2697 2135
Average daily rate £362 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 620 610 640
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.06 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

Terminal Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Terminal Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

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 29 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 21 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
England +13 35 £325 +20.37% 6
East of England +22 12 £325 -3.70% 1
London 0 10 £214 -20.74% 1
Cambridgeshire - 10 £325 -
Cambridge - 7 £325 -
South East -5 3 - - 2
West Midlands -9 3 £225 -15.09%
Berkshire - 3 - -
Manchester -10 2 £400 +100.00% 1
North West -16 2 £400 +100.00% 2
Bracknell - 2 - -
City of London +18 1 £350 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Crewe - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Luton - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Bournemouth - - - -
South West - - - -

Terminal Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (56.00%) Citrix
5 17 (34.00%) DNS
5 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
5 17 (34.00%) Project Management
5 17 (34.00%) AppSense
5 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
6 16 (32.00%) PowerShell
6 16 (32.00%) DHCP
7 15 (30.00%) VPN
7 15 (30.00%) XenApp
8 14 (28.00%) VMware
9 13 (26.00%) MS Office
9 13 (26.00%) ITIL
9 13 (26.00%) SCCM
10 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
11 11 (22.00%) Linux
11 11 (22.00%) MCSE
11 11 (22.00%) Migration
12 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 10 (20.00%) SLA
12 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (18.00%) XenDesktop
13 9 (18.00%) SQL Server

Terminal Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (16.00%) IIS
3 8 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (16.00%) WorkSite
4 7 (14.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.00%) Quickr
7 1 (2.00%) Lync
7 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (26.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Tridion
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) DNS
2 16 (32.00%) DHCP
3 15 (30.00%) VPN
4 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (14.00%) LDAP
5 7 (14.00%) Firewall
5 7 (14.00%) NetScaler
6 5 (10.00%) DMZ
7 4 (8.00%) LAN
7 4 (8.00%) FTP
7 4 (8.00%) WAN
8 3 (6.00%) SAN
8 3 (6.00%) Internet
9 1 (2.00%) MPLS
9 1 (2.00%) Network Security
9 1 (2.00%) Intranet
9 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.00%) SNMP
9 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.00%) MSI
3 1 (2.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Law
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Service Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Applications Packager
6 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Help Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Server Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.00%) Open Source
3 3 (6.00%) iPad
3 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.00%) iPhone
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) PDA
3 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) iSeries
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (22.00%) Linux
3 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (14.00%) Debian
6 4 (8.00%) Windows NT
6 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.00%) UNIX
7 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Project Management
2 13 (26.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) Migration
4 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.00%) Change Management
5 5 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Time Management
6 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (6.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.00%) CAD
6 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.00%) Service Management
8 1 (2.00%) ERP
8 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) VBScript
3 6 (12.00%) C
4 4 (8.00%) Java
5 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.00%) VB
5 3 (6.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.00%) MCSE
3 8 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (16.00%) MOS
3 8 (16.00%) MCITP
3 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (14.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.00%) CCEE
6 5 (10.00%) CCIA
6 5 (10.00%) CCEA
7 3 (6.00%) CCNA
7 3 (6.00%) MCP
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.00%) Degree
9 1 (2.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) XenApp
3 9 (18.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.00%) CORE IMPACT
2 3 (6.00%) Nessus
2 3 (6.00%) Nmap
3 2 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (56.00%) Citrix
3 17 (34.00%) AppSense
4 14 (28.00%) VMware
5 8 (16.00%) Wyse
5 8 (16.00%) Interwoven
6 7 (14.00%) Cisco
6 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (10.00%) HP
8 3 (6.00%) Adobe
8 3 (6.00%) Mapinfo
8 3 (6.00%) Remedy
8 3 (6.00%) Sophos
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle
8 3 (6.00%) MobileIron
8 3 (6.00%) Google
9 2 (4.00%) NetApp
9 2 (4.00%) Dell
10 1 (2.00%) Juniper
10 1 (2.00%) IBM