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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 118 118 138
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 5 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.61% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 1.71% 5.76% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
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£400 £250 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £270 £263
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +54.47%
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
293 278 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.70% 10.62% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 122 116
Average daily rate £378 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 35
Average hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

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 24 October 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 - - 3
Slough - - - -
Terminal Services
South East

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) DHCP
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) SMTP
6 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
6 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
7 6 (37.50%) WSUS
7 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) PKI
8 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
9 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (25.00%) vSphere
9 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) Clustering
9 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) SAN
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) Symantec
9 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 7

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DHCP
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) SMTP
3 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (18.75%) DMZ
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
6 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 7
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) IDOL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Publishing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Designer
1 3 (18.75%) Build Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) PKI
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) MCTS
3 3 (18.75%) MCITP
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) CCA
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
5 3 (18.75%) DFS Replication
5 3 (18.75%) XenApp
6 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (6.25%) XenServer
7 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) WSUS
2 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Symantec
4 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) Dell
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) CA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) Meridio
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