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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 124 140 117
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 21 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 5.28% 2.29% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 1
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£425 £275 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% +52.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £348
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £137.50 £16.63 £30.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+727.06% -44.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.30 £18.00 £27.65
% change year-on-year
+235.00% -34.90%
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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
398 350 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.76% 11.16% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 181 124
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 82 75
Average hourly rate £28.00 £21.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.73% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.45 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 August 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 +17 17 £425 +51.78% 2
Norfolk +12 2 - -
Bedfordshire +13 1 £300 +9.09% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 1 - - 2
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Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 25 (96.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (88.46%) Citrix
5 22 (84.62%) SCCM
6 21 (80.77%) SCOM
7 20 (76.92%) PowerShell
7 20 (76.92%) Hyper-V
7 20 (76.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 20 (76.92%) Symantec
8 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
9 9 (34.62%) DHCP
9 9 (34.62%) DNS
10 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
10 6 (23.08%) Server Building
11 5 (19.23%) ServiceNow
11 5 (19.23%) Build Automation
11 5 (19.23%) SAN
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
11 5 (19.23%) VLAN
11 5 (19.23%) Change Management
12 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (15.38%) Cisco
12 4 (15.38%) C#
12 4 (15.38%) Puppet
12 4 (15.38%) SCOrch

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DHCP
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) VLAN
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 2 (7.69%) IPv4
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
4 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (96.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Server Building
2 5 (19.23%) Asset Management
2 5 (19.23%) Change Management
2 5 (19.23%) Build Automation
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 22 (84.62%) SCCM
2 21 (80.77%) SCOM
3 20 (76.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (15.38%) SCOrch
4 4 (15.38%) Puppet
5 1 (3.85%) ARCserve
5 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (88.46%) Citrix
3 20 (76.92%) Symantec
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) ServiceNow
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
6 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 3 (11.54%) EMC
7 2 (7.69%) Veeam
8 1 (3.85%) Intel
8 1 (3.85%) Wyse
8 1 (3.85%) CommVault