The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 127 135 119
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 12 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 2.69% 1.47% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
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£425 £190 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.68% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £288 £180
% change year-on-year
- +59.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £137.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £79.05 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+295.25% +5.26%
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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 East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
446 408 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.86% 14.06% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 203 123
Average daily rate £313 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 82 63
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.20 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £29.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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
Hertfordshire -4 8 £425 +123.68% 2
Norfolk - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +10 1 £288 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (77.78%) SCCM
4 14 (77.78%) Citrix
5 13 (72.22%) SCOM
6 12 (66.67%) Symantec
6 12 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
6 12 (66.67%) Hyper-V
7 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 8 (44.44%) DHCP
8 8 (44.44%) DNS
9 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 5 (27.78%) SAN
10 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (27.78%) Server Building
11 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow
11 4 (22.22%) Build Automation
11 4 (22.22%) VLAN
11 4 (22.22%) VMware
11 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
11 4 (22.22%) Change Management
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 3 (16.67%) MS Office
12 3 (16.67%) C#
12 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) DHCP
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
3 4 (22.22%) VLAN
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 2 (11.11%) IPv4
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) Android
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Server Building
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 4 (22.22%) Build Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) SCCM
2 13 (72.22%) SCOM
3 12 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (16.67%) SCOrch
4 3 (16.67%) Puppet
5 2 (11.11%) ARCserve
6 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 12 (66.67%) Symantec
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) Veeam
6 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 2 (11.11%) Dell
6 2 (11.11%) EMC
6 2 (11.11%) Intel
7 1 (5.56%) Wyse
7 1 (5.56%) CommVault