Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 23 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 840 805
Rank change year-on-year +48 -35 -17
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 18 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.030% 0.048%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 37
England median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - +20.37%
10th Percentile £196 £105 £180
90th Percentile £438 £450 £410
UK median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
England median hourly rate - £16.50 £11.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.55% -41.30%
UK median hourly rate £16.28 £16.50 £11.74
% change year-on-year -1.33% +40.55% -41.30%

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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10007 12007 10998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.44% 11.83% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6403 7569 6256
England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £166 £180 £163
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 610 845 1201
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.92% -4.69% +3.23%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £38.55 £35.00
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.23%

Terminal Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Terminal Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Server in England

Terminal Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Server in England

Terminal Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terminal Server in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terminal Server in England

Terminal Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Server in England

Terminal Server
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands - 5 £256 -
London +5 4 £405 +37.29%
North of England +59 3 £240 +17.07% 2
South East +26 3 £275 -37.14% 2
East of England -1 3 £350 -17.65%
East Midlands - 3 £213 -
Yorkshire +34 2 £350 +16.67%
West Midlands - 2 £400 -
North West +38 1 £130 +18.18% 2
Terminal Server
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region with a requirement for Terminal Server.

1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) VMware
5 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) XenDesktop
7 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 7 (38.89%) XenApp
8 7 (38.89%) Office 365
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (38.89%) SQL
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Firewall
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (33.33%) DNS
9 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (27.78%) AppSense
10 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
10 5 (27.78%) DHCP
10 5 (27.78%) ITIL
10 5 (27.78%) IIS
10 5 (27.78%) Desktop Virtualisation

Terminal Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (27.78%) IIS
3 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
4 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (27.78%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) SMTP
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) SMS
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) EMC VNX
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.11%) Server Building
3 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MCITP
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) CCA
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCEA
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) MOS
4 1 (5.56%) VCP4
4 1 (5.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (38.89%) XenApp
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (22.22%) XenServer
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (11.11%) BitLocker
7 2 (11.11%) ISA Server
7 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
8 1 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) EdgeSight
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) WSUS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) PowerCLI
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) AppSense
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.56%) CommVault
7 1 (5.56%) Genesys
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp