The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Terminal Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Terminal Server over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Terminal Server
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 121 119
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 0 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.12% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category - 0.93% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -43.52% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.74

Terminal Server is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 276 322 359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 12.98% 12.98% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 165 172
Median daily rate £363 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.07% +6.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £169 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £369 £350
% change year-on-year -5.08% +5.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 59 90
Median hourly rate £17.64 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.77% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

Terminal Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Terminal Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Server in the East of England

Terminal Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Terminal Server in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Server in the East of England

Terminal Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Server in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Server in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for Terminal Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) DameWare
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Terminal Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) DameWare
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
2 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
2 1 (33.33%) VMware