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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Terminal Server
Rank 592 574 523
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -51
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 21 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.034% 0.069%
As % of the System Software category 0.38% 0.35% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 17
Average daily rate
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£250 £265 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -12.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £152 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £220 £295
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -25.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £20.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%

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
5533 5171 4839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.91% 9.77% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3149 2818 2370
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 567 605 623
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £29.95 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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 3 July 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 22 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 3 July 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 -33 16 £300 +13.20% 6
East of England - 6 £350 -
London -18 5 £257 -4.81% 1
Scotland - 5 £250 -
Inverclyde - 4 £250 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £325 -
Essex - 3 £400 -
Wolverhampton +3 2 £225 -27.41%
West Midlands -2 2 £225 -15.09%
South East -12 2 £325 +165.30% 1
Cambridge - 2 £325 -
Gourock - 2 £238 -
City of London -10 1 £350 +73.91%
Oxfordshire - 1 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £340 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £340 - 1
Greenock - 1 £250 -
Leeds - 1 £340 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £325 -
Reading - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £300 -

Terminal Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (77.19%) Windows
2 40 (70.18%) Active Directory
3 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 34 (59.65%) Citrix
5 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 20 (35.09%) ITIL
7 20 (35.09%) VMware
8 18 (31.58%) DNS
8 18 (31.58%) DHCP
8 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (31.58%) Project Management
9 17 (29.82%) PowerShell
9 17 (29.82%) XenApp
10 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
11 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
11 15 (26.32%) SharePoint
12 14 (24.56%) AppSense
12 14 (24.56%) VPN
13 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (21.05%) SCCM
14 12 (21.05%) IIS
14 12 (21.05%) MS Office
15 11 (19.30%) MCSE
15 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
15 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (17.54%) SAN
16 10 (17.54%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
16 10 (17.54%) SLA

Terminal Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 12 (21.05%) IIS
3 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
3 10 (17.54%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (12.28%) WorkSite
6 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (5.26%) Lync
7 3 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.75%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (21.05%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Tridion
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) DHCP
1 18 (31.58%) DNS
2 14 (24.56%) VPN
3 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
4 10 (17.54%) SAN
5 9 (15.79%) LDAP
6 7 (12.28%) Firewall
7 6 (10.53%) NAS
7 6 (10.53%) NetScaler
8 4 (7.02%) FTP
9 3 (5.26%) HTTPS
9 3 (5.26%) DMZ
10 2 (3.51%) Internet
10 2 (3.51%) LAN
10 2 (3.51%) WAN
11 1 (1.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Fiddler
2 3 (5.26%) MSI
3 1 (1.75%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Law
3 4 (7.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Service Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Applications Packager
3 7 (12.28%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Server Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) PDA
4 3 (5.26%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.26%) iPhone
4 3 (5.26%) iPad
5 2 (3.51%) Handset
5 2 (3.51%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Statistics
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (77.19%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
5 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (17.54%) Linux
7 7 (12.28%) Debian
7 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.77%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.75%) UNIX
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.75%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) ITIL
2 18 (31.58%) Project Management
3 10 (17.54%) Migration
4 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.04%) Change Management
6 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.77%) Service Management
6 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) Load Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Time Management
7 4 (7.02%) Open Source
7 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
7 4 (7.02%) Server Building
8 3 (5.26%) CAD
8 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.75%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.75%) Workflow
9 1 (1.75%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) VBScript
3 3 (5.26%) C
4 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) MCSE
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.04%) MCITP
3 7 (12.28%) MOS
3 7 (12.28%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) CCEE
6 4 (7.02%) CCIA
6 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) CCEA
7 3 (5.26%) CCNA
7 3 (5.26%) MCP
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.26%) Degree
8 1 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (70.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (29.82%) XenApp
3 9 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (12.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.75%) vSphere
8 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.75%) WMI
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 34 (59.65%) Citrix
3 20 (35.09%) VMware
4 14 (24.56%) AppSense
5 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
5 7 (12.28%) Interwoven
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco
5 7 (12.28%) Wyse
6 3 (5.26%) Remedy
6 3 (5.26%) Sophos
6 3 (5.26%) MobileIron
6 3 (5.26%) Dell
6 3 (5.26%) Adobe
6 3 (5.26%) Lotus
6 3 (5.26%) Mapinfo
6 3 (5.26%) Google
7 2 (3.51%) NetApp
7 2 (3.51%) HP
8 1 (1.75%) Juniper
8 1 (1.75%) Brocade
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