The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 113 127 129
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.078% 0.098%
As % of the System Software category 2.43% 0.77% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
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£325 £183 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.08% +46.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £345 £263
% change year-on-year
-38.40% +31.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £27.80 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-31.65% +82.29%
Terminal Services
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
247 259 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.92% 10.12% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 110 116
Average daily rate £325 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 25
Average hourly rate £17.07 £23.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% +23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £30.50 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Terminal Services across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Terminal Services across the Berkshire region.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Terminal Services
South East

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Terminal Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Terminal Services.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 12 (46.15%) Citrix
5 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
5 11 (42.31%) Windows 8
6 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 10 (38.46%) WMI
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
8 7 (26.92%) SMTP
8 7 (26.92%) Clustering
9 6 (23.08%) VMware
9 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (19.23%) PKI
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (15.38%) XenApp
11 4 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (15.38%) ITIL
11 4 (15.38%) DHCP
11 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
11 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
11 4 (15.38%) DNS
11 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
11 4 (15.38%) Degree
12 3 (11.54%) WSUS
12 3 (11.54%) MCTS
12 3 (11.54%) MCITP

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Terminal Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Terminal Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SMTP
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) DMZ
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.54%) Publishing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Support Engineer
1 9 (34.62%) Escalation Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Designer
3 3 (11.54%) Build Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Wintel Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Clustering
2 5 (19.23%) PKI
3 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) Windows 8
4 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) Change Control
3 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) MCTS
4 3 (11.54%) MCITP
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (11.54%) MCP
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCA
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) XenApp
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) WMI
2 3 (11.54%) WSUS
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
2 3 (11.54%) ARCserve
2 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Citrix
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) Meridio
5 1 (3.85%) AppSense
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
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