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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 170 183 209
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +26
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.11% 0.034%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 1.11% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £402 £850 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.76% +209.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.38 £58.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-60.21% +245.58%
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
374 450 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.94% 9.76% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 337 432
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £255 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 47
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £23.75 £77.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 30 September 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Fat Client
2 7 (87.50%) Thin Client
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (62.50%) Information Management
4 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
4 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (50.00%) Legal
5 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) SCCM
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) DHCP
6 3 (37.50%) DNS
7 2 (25.00%) HP

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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Incident Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Fat Client
1 7 (87.50%) Thin Client
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) Information Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet