The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 June 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 / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 263
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.021%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £275
% change year-on-year -3.44% +31.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 - -

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 968 1149 1242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 12.42% 13.03% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 679 614
Median daily rate £400 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 101 151
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £20.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +14.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.73 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

Terminal Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Terminal Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Server in the South East

Terminal Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Server in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Terminal Server.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) PowerCLI
2 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell

Terminal Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EdgeSight
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) PowerCLI
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Genesys
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp