Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 796 881 879
Rank change year-on-year +85 -2 +15
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 9 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.020% 0.020%
As % of the System Software category 0.070% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 14
UK median daily rate £393 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% +27.27% -12.00%
10th Percentile £155 £306 £199
90th Percentile £489 £459 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -1.07% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
UK median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year -14.29% - -

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 12,892 15,743 12,894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.47% 15.15% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,447 10,270 8,355
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £163 £181 £156
90th Percentile £638 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 701 889 725
UK median hourly rate £16.96 £16.00 £16.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -4.19% +6.03%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.25 £43.75 £46.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £15.50
% change year-on-year +0.88% +2.32% +3.33%

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 16 November 2019.

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 6 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 16 November 2019. 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 +82 9 £393 +12.14% 12
UK excluding London +52 6 £346 -1.07% 8
South East +36 5 £346 -23.06% 2
London - 3 £400 - 4
Midlands +47 1 - -
West Midlands +33 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) LDAP
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (22.22%) XenApp
6 2 (22.22%) Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Back Office
7 1 (11.11%) Workflow

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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Intranet
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows NT
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam