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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terminal Server
Rank 636 636 606
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 12 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.041% 0.051%
As % of the System Software category 0.19% 0.41% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 21
Median daily rate £350 £260 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £120 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £356 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £260 £275
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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
6439 5860 5800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.05% 10.09% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4068 3328 3222
Median daily rate £405 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 627 704
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £40.21 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 28 September 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 15 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 28 September 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 +9 11 £350 +29.62% 3
East of England +2 3 £350 - 1
London -20 3 £425 +57.40%
West Midlands -20 3 £350 +34.61% 1
Worcester - 3 £350 -
Worcestershire - 3 £350 -
Cambridge - 2 £350 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £350 - 1
North West +11 1 £125 -68.75%
Essex +4 1 - -
Manchester -13 1 £125 -68.75%
City of London - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Wakefield - 1 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £325 -

Terminal Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server
3 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 11 (47.83%) Citrix
5 11 (47.83%) VMware
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (43.48%) Firewall
6 10 (43.48%) ITIL
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (34.78%) Thin Client
8 8 (34.78%) Fat Client
9 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 7 (30.43%) DHCP
9 7 (30.43%) DNS
10 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
10 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
10 6 (26.09%) Linux
10 6 (26.09%) MS Office
10 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 5 (21.74%) SLA
11 5 (21.74%) SCCM
11 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (21.74%) Service Management
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (21.74%) Office 365
11 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
12 4 (17.39%) Network Management

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 (26.09%) MS Exchange
1 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
3 4 (17.39%) IIS
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) DHCP
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) Intranet
4 3 (13.04%) NAS
4 3 (13.04%) VLAN
5 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
5 2 (8.70%) LDAP
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) Skype
6 1 (4.35%) SMTP
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MSI
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Applications Packager
2 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Server Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Packager
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) X-Windows
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Fat Client
1 8 (34.78%) Thin Client
2 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
3 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 3 (13.04%) PDA
4 2 (8.70%) BYOD
4 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 3 (13.04%) Solaris
7 3 (13.04%) SUSE
7 3 (13.04%) Unix
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (4.35%) Android
9 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Network Management
3 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCITP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) MCTS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) 3Com
4 3 (13.04%) Avaya
4 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.04%) Dell
4 3 (13.04%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
5 2 (8.70%) WatchGuard
5 2 (8.70%) Wyse
6 1 (4.35%) AppSense
6 1 (4.35%) arcserve
6 1 (4.35%) Bloomberg
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Progress
6 1 (4.35%) Remedy
6 1 (4.35%) Reuters
6 1 (4.35%) SAP