Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 18 June 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
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 815 855
Rank change year-on-year -34 +40 -39
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 19 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.019% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 22
UK median daily rate £325 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -18.52% +22.73%
10th Percentile £231 £169 £106
90th Percentile £403 £427 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £265 £400
% change year-on-year +55.66% -33.75% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £16.28 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.28% -1.33% +40.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.28 -
% change year-on-year +41.28% - -

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 13,577 10,202 12,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.64% 11.23% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,754 6,547 7,526
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £185 £163 £173
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 653 912
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.38 £45.25 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +6.67%

Terminal Server
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Server in the UK

Terminal Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Server in the UK

Terminal Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terminal Server over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terminal Server in the UK

Terminal Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Server in the UK

Terminal Server
Top 9 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 18 June 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
England -38 19 £325 - 14
UK excluding London -22 12 £413 +55.66% 11
South East +1 7 - - 5
London -35 7 £300 -21.77% 3
North of England -16 3 £413 +34.15% 4
North West - 3 £413 - 3
East of England -3 1 - -
Midlands -9 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Terminal Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Terminal Server.

1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Citrix
7 6 (31.58%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
8 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
9 4 (21.05%) Tradeweb
9 4 (21.05%) Android
9 4 (21.05%) MarketAxess
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) Bloomberg
10 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (15.79%) Intranet
10 3 (15.79%) Internet
10 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
10 3 (15.79%) VMware
10 3 (15.79%) Fixed Income
10 3 (15.79%) Broadband
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.79%) iPhone
10 3 (15.79%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure

Terminal Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) VPN
2 3 (15.79%) Broadband
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) Intranet
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Build Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Fixed Income
1 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (15.79%) iPhone
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Android
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
1 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
2 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Trading
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Document Management
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Threat Management
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
1 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Citrix
2 4 (21.05%) Bloomberg
2 4 (21.05%) MarketAxess
2 4 (21.05%) Tradeweb
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Ivanti
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam