The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% - -
As % of the System Software category 2.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£408 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £158 £315
% change year-on-year
+98.41% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £105.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £18.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+39.31% +20.83%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

System Software Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 92 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.73% 11.70% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 26
Average daily rate £410 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.09% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £223 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 14
Average hourly rate £14.00 £31.56 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.63% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Opsview
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) iptables
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) NFS

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Samba
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) iptables
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Opsview
2 1 (33.33%) MOM
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight