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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 124 123 129
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 11 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 2.78% 1.49% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£273 £326 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +0.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £155
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +67.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.10 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.57%
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England

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
395 335 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.58% 13.81% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 152 164
Average daily rate £275 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 80 74
Average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £32.25 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.63 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -5.30%

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
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 28 November 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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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
Norfolk - 5 - -
Hertfordshire -8 4 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £273 -
Essex - - - - 1
Terminal Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) DHCP
3 12 (63.16%) DNS
4 11 (57.89%) Citrix
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (52.63%) HP
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (42.11%) IIS
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
7 8 (42.11%) Lotus
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (36.84%) Middleware
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle
8 7 (36.84%) IBM Notes
8 7 (36.84%) ITIL
8 7 (36.84%) Apache
8 7 (36.84%) SLA
8 7 (36.84%) SCCM
8 7 (36.84%) SCOM
9 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco
9 6 (31.58%) OpenView
9 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
9 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
10 5 (26.32%) LDAP
10 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
10 5 (26.32%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 8 (42.11%) IIS
2 7 (36.84%) IBM Notes
2 7 (36.84%) Apache
3 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
4 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DHCP
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) LDAP
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
3 4 (21.05%) VPN
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) SMTP
6 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.26%) ATM
6 1 (5.26%) ISDN
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) Frame Relay
6 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.26%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MSI
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) CMDB
3 3 (15.79%) Thin Client
3 3 (15.79%) Fat Client
3 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
2 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.79%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
1 7 (36.84%) SCOM
2 6 (31.58%) OpenView
3 4 (21.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
4 3 (15.79%) WSUS
5 2 (10.53%) HP SIM
5 2 (10.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
6 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
6 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Citrix
3 10 (52.63%) HP
4 8 (42.11%) Lotus
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
7 5 (26.32%) Symantec
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
8 3 (15.79%) Wyse
8 3 (15.79%) CommVault
9 2 (10.53%) F5
9 2 (10.53%) Juniper
10 1 (5.26%) Avaya
10 1 (5.26%) Dell
10 1 (5.26%) Intel
10 1 (5.26%) Websense
10 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
10 1 (5.26%) Veritas
10 1 (5.26%) 3Com
10 1 (5.26%) BT