The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 160 211 197
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -14
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.034% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 1.57% 0.36% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £402 £415 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.25% +20.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £190
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +84.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £100.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-72.00% +400.00%
Terminal Services
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
383 557 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.25% 9.41% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 399 385
Median daily rate £474 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.43% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 44
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.83 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.24% +23.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Terminal Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Terminal Services 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 City of London region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
3 9 (81.82%) Thin Client
3 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
3 9 (81.82%) Fat Client
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
6 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
6 5 (45.45%) Information Management
6 5 (45.45%) SCCM
6 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
6 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (45.45%) Service Management
6 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
6 5 (45.45%) Internet
6 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 5 (45.45%) DHCP
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
7 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (36.36%) Device Driver

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
3 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Support
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Fat Client
1 9 (81.82%) Thin Client
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
3 4 (36.36%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
2 5 (45.45%) Information Management
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) MOS
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
2 4 (36.36%) HP SIM
2 4 (36.36%) SCOM
2 4 (36.36%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Citrix
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel