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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Terminal Server
Rank 608 596 548
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -48
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 20 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.035% 0.055%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 0.36% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 14
Average daily rate
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£250 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £131 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £350 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £161 £295
% change year-on-year
+55.03% -45.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £32.75 £20.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year
- +101.32%

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
5636 5282 5052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.88% 9.66% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3232 2904 2557
Average daily rate £350 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 558 626 636
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.13 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.72%

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 30 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 17 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 30 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 -34 14 £303 +15.42% 6
London -8 7 £303 +7.73% 1
Scotland - 6 £250 -
Inverclyde - 5 £250 -
East of England - 5 £350 -
Essex - 3 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £300 -
Gourock - 2 £238 -
Greenock - 2 £250 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £336 -
South East -14 1 £325 +165.30% 1
North West -19 1 £150 -25.00% 2
Wimbledon - 1 £300 -
Manchester - 1 £150 - 2
Oxford - 1 £325 -
Cambridge - 1 £300 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £325 -

Terminal Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
3 37 (66.07%) Citrix
4 30 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (39.29%) ITIL
6 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
6 19 (33.93%) XenApp
7 18 (32.14%) Project Management
8 17 (30.36%) DNS
8 17 (30.36%) DHCP
8 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
9 16 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (28.57%) VMware
10 15 (26.79%) SharePoint
11 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (23.21%) TCP/IP
12 13 (23.21%) VPN
13 12 (21.43%) IIS
13 12 (21.43%) MS Office
13 12 (21.43%) SCCM
14 11 (19.64%) AppSense
15 10 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (17.86%) Migration
15 10 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
16 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (16.07%) SAN

Terminal Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (26.79%) SharePoint
2 12 (21.43%) IIS
3 10 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (16.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 7 (12.50%) WorkSite
7 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (5.36%) Lync
8 3 (5.36%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.79%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
2 12 (21.43%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Tridion
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) DHCP
1 17 (30.36%) DNS
2 13 (23.21%) TCP/IP
2 13 (23.21%) VPN
3 9 (16.07%) LDAP
3 9 (16.07%) SAN
4 7 (12.50%) NAS
5 6 (10.71%) NetScaler
5 6 (10.71%) Firewall
5 6 (10.71%) HTTPS
6 4 (7.14%) FTP
7 1 (1.79%) LAN
7 1 (1.79%) WAN
7 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MSI
2 4 (7.14%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.79%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Law
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.79%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Applications Packager
3 8 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.57%) Server Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Help Desk Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.36%) iPhone
4 3 (5.36%) iPad
4 3 (5.36%) PDA
4 3 (5.36%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) Handset
5 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.07%) Linux
6 7 (12.50%) Debian
6 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) ITIL
2 18 (32.14%) Project Management
3 10 (17.86%) Migration
4 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.29%) Change Management
6 6 (10.71%) Service Management
6 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.14%) Load Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Time Management
7 4 (7.14%) Server Building
8 3 (5.36%) Open Source
8 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.36%) CAD
8 3 (5.36%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.57%) Change Control
10 1 (1.79%) Line Management
10 1 (1.79%) Network Management
10 1 (1.79%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.79%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) VBScript
3 2 (3.57%) C
4 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) MCSE
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (10.71%) MOS
3 6 (10.71%) MCITP
4 4 (7.14%) CCEA
4 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) CCEE
4 4 (7.14%) CCIA
5 3 (5.36%) MCP
5 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.36%) CCNA
5 3 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (33.93%) XenApp
3 10 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
1 37 (66.07%) Citrix
2 16 (28.57%) VMware
3 11 (19.64%) AppSense
4 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 7 (12.50%) Interwoven
4 7 (12.50%) Wyse
5 6 (10.71%) Cisco
6 3 (5.36%) Lotus
6 3 (5.36%) Adobe
6 3 (5.36%) Mapinfo
6 3 (5.36%) Google
6 3 (5.36%) Remedy
6 3 (5.36%) Sophos
6 3 (5.36%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.57%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) Brocade
8 1 (1.79%) Symantec
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