The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 29 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 120
Contract jobs citing Terminal Server 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.15%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £244 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -42.64% +30.76%  
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 224 288 291
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.31% 9.96% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 154 143
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £186 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £360 £344
% change year-on-year +3.12% +4.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 52
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06%  

Terminal Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Terminal Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Server in the West Midlands

Terminal Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Server in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Terminal Server.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

Terminal Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware