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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terminal Server
Rank 632 612 599
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 11 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.043% 0.041%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 15
Median daily rate £300 £250 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £214 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £352 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £275 £210
% change year-on-year
+31.81% +30.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £23.75
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
6741 5912 5450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.55% 10.55% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4156 3339 2950
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £188 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 613 628
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 29 June 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 8 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 29 June 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 -14 11 £300 - 4
London +4 8 £275 +28.50%
City of London +48 2 £248 -29.28%
East of England +11 2 £425 +21.42% 1
Essex +5 2 £425 +6.25%
Yorkshire +2 1 £300 -11.76%
Leeds -2 1 £300 -11.76%
West Yorkshire -13 1 £300 -11.76%

Terminal Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (63.64%) Citrix
5 20 (60.61%) ITIL
6 15 (45.45%) MS Office
7 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
8 12 (36.36%) SCCM
9 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
10 10 (30.30%) DNS
10 10 (30.30%) Problem Management
10 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (30.30%) Service Management
11 9 (27.27%) DHCP
11 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
11 9 (27.27%) Network Management
11 9 (27.27%) Office 365
12 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (24.24%) SLA
12 8 (24.24%) VMware
13 7 (21.21%) MCTS
13 7 (21.21%) XenApp
13 7 (21.21%) MCITP
13 7 (21.21%) WSUS
14 6 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
14 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
14 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery

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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 6 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Office
2 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) IaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) OneDrive
2 1 (3.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) DHCP
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) Internet
4 4 (12.12%) Intranet
4 4 (12.12%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) SMTP
6 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) Skype
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MSI
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) French Language
3 1 (3.03%) German Language
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Packager
5 3 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
3 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
3 4 (12.12%) Fat Client
3 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
4 3 (9.09%) BYOD
5 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
8 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
8 4 (12.12%) Unix
8 4 (12.12%) Windows 2000
8 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
9 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
10 1 (3.03%) Android
10 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Problem Management
2 10 (30.30%) Service Management
3 9 (27.27%) Network Management
4 6 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) High Availability
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) Time Management
8 1 (3.03%) Change Control
8 1 (3.03%) Computer Security
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.21%) MCITP
2 7 (21.21%) MCTS
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 4 (12.12%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) MCP
5 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
5 2 (6.06%) PMP
6 1 (3.03%) HND
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) XenApp
3 6 (18.18%) BitLocker
3 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
4 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) SCCM
2 7 (21.21%) WSUS
3 4 (12.12%) SCVMM
4 2 (6.06%) SCOM
5 1 (3.03%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (63.64%) Citrix
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 4 (12.12%) LANDesk
5 3 (9.09%) Wyse
6 2 (6.06%) arcserve
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) Remedy
7 1 (3.03%) AppSense
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Spiceworks
7 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard