The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 April 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 / London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 398 429 418
Rank change year-on-year +31 -11  
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 2 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.030% 0.044%
As % of the System Software category 0.093% 0.29% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £384 £213 £214
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.47% -0.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £110 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £244 £425 £333
% change year-on-year -42.64% +27.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 - £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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2142 2386 2135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.63% 10.30% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1691 1418
Median daily rate £450 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £347
% change year-on-year +0.69% +3.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 89 141
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.08 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £24.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year -3.03% +2.23%  

Terminal Server
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Terminal Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Server in London

Terminal Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Server in London

Terminal Server
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 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
City of London +7 1 £382 -
Terminal Server
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 London region with a requirement for Terminal Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) BYOD
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business

Terminal Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (33.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Wyse