Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 809 799 810
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 -9
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 17 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.022% 0.040%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.18% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 30
England median daily rate £275 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% +42.86%
10th Percentile £200 £126 £202
90th Percentile £405 £375 £425
UK median daily rate £275 £275 £288
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +36.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Terminal Server is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11,799 10,910 10,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.98% 12.23% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,750 6,904 5,878
England median daily rate £443 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% +8.55% +8.57%
10th Percentile £163 £170 £156
90th Percentile £625 £588 £563
UK median daily rate £425 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +6.12% +6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 629 738 1,069
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.15 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +4.19% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.39 £10.08
90th Percentile £46.80 £43.75 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £16.08 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +0.50% +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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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
London -38 8 £275 - 1
North of England +46 5 £400 +60.00% 2
Yorkshire +11 4 - - 1
South East - 2 £350 - 2
West Midlands +14 1 - -
Midlands +8 1 - -
North East - 1 £400 -
South West - 1 - -
Terminal Server
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Citrix
3 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
4 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
5 10 (58.82%) XenApp
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
8 5 (29.41%) Validation
8 5 (29.41%) DHCP
8 5 (29.41%) DNS
8 5 (29.41%) VBScript
8 5 (29.41%) MSI
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
8 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
8 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 5 (29.41%) Ivanti
8 5 (29.41%) EdgeSight
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
9 4 (23.53%) ThinApp
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
9 4 (23.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Investment Management
9 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance

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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
2 4 (23.53%) SMTP
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MSI
2 4 (23.53%) InstallShield
2 4 (23.53%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Front Office
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Expert
3 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Software Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.88%) Linux
8 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Validation
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Management
2 4 (23.53%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
2 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Email Filtering
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) VBScript
2 4 (23.53%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSA
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) XenApp
3 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) XenServer
5 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) EdgeSight
2 4 (23.53%) ThinApp
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) MOM
4 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
4 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Citrix
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Ivanti
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (5.88%) Advent
5 1 (5.88%) Altiris
5 1 (5.88%) BT
5 1 (5.88%) Genesys
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Veeam