The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 511 461 487
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +26
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 60 98 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.21% 0.094%
As % of the System Software category 1.23% 2.13% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 54 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £196 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.60% -15.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £110 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £200 £313
% change year-on-year
+26.37% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Average hourly rate £76.25 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+281.25% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.25 £24.00 £20.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £76.25 £20.63 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+269.69% +30.95%
Terminal Services
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4897 4601 3971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.06% 9.67% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2792 2495 1921
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 570 597 575
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £31.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in England

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in England

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Histogram in England

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in England

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
London -2 20 £363 +61.11% 13
South East -48 10 £275 +66.66% 8
East of England +2 7 £288 +105.35% 10
North West -11 6 £375 +87.50% 4
West Midlands -2 5 £175 -39.13% 5
Yorkshire -20 5 £300 +61.07% 1
East Midlands -8 4 £225 -40.78% 2
South West -1 3 £325 +116.66% 4
Terminal Services
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Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 119 (92.25%) Windows
2 100 (77.52%) Active Directory
3 90 (69.77%) Citrix
4 71 (55.04%) VMware
5 69 (53.49%) Microsoft
6 61 (47.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (37.98%) MS Exchange
8 48 (37.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 46 (35.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (27.13%) DNS
10 35 (27.13%) Firewall
11 34 (26.36%) XenApp
12 32 (24.81%) Exchange Server 2010
13 31 (24.03%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (23.26%) SQL Server
15 29 (22.48%) Windows 7
16 26 (20.16%) WAN
16 26 (20.16%) SAN
17 25 (19.38%) MS Office
18 23 (17.83%) MS Excel
18 23 (17.83%) DHCP
18 23 (17.83%) Cisco
19 21 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
19 21 (16.28%) Hyper-V
20 20 (15.50%) Migration
20 20 (15.50%) Exchange Server 2003
20 20 (15.50%) TCP/IP
20 20 (15.50%) LAN
21 19 (14.73%) PowerShell
22 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 49 (37.98%) MS Exchange
2 32 (24.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (15.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (13.95%) IIS
5 15 (11.63%) SharePoint
6 10 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (3.88%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.55%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.78%) Site Server
10 1 (0.78%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (19.38%) MS Office
2 23 (17.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) Office 365
2 4 (3.10%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 35 (27.13%) DNS
1 35 (27.13%) Firewall
2 26 (20.16%) WAN
2 26 (20.16%) SAN
3 23 (17.83%) DHCP
4 20 (15.50%) TCP/IP
4 20 (15.50%) LAN
5 17 (13.18%) NAS
6 14 (10.85%) VoIP
7 13 (10.08%) iSCSI
7 13 (10.08%) MPLS
7 13 (10.08%) Internet
8 11 (8.53%) DMZ
8 11 (8.53%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (7.75%) Wireless
10 9 (6.98%) VPLS
10 9 (6.98%) EIGRP
10 9 (6.98%) BGP
10 9 (6.98%) OSPF
10 9 (6.98%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.55%) MySQL
6 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MSI
2 2 (1.55%) Subversion
General
1 11 (8.53%) Finance
2 7 (5.43%) Financial Institution
2 7 (5.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.55%) Publishing
3 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.55%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (13.95%) Support Engineer
2 16 (12.40%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (11.63%) Administrator
4 14 (10.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (7.75%) Analyst
7 9 (6.98%) Architect
7 9 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.20%) Support Technician
8 8 (6.20%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (5.43%) Wintel Support
9 7 (5.43%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.65%) Desktop Administrator
10 6 (4.65%) Technical Support
11 5 (3.88%) Desktop Support
11 5 (3.88%) IT Support
12 4 (3.10%) Consultant
12 4 (3.10%) Applications Support
12 4 (3.10%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) .NET
2 5 (3.88%) Application Packaging
3 3 (2.33%) XML
3 3 (2.33%) HTML
3 3 (2.33%) JSON
4 2 (1.55%) SAML
4 2 (1.55%) ODBC
5 1 (0.78%) Django
5 1 (0.78%) Ajax
5 1 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.78%) CSS
5 1 (0.78%) Play Framework
5 1 (0.78%) REST
5 1 (0.78%) CSS3
5 1 (0.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) Thin Client
1 17 (13.18%) Fat Client
2 15 (11.63%) Clustering
3 11 (8.53%) Replication
3 11 (8.53%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.20%) Celerra
5 7 (5.43%) Blackberry
5 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.33%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.55%) iPhone
8 2 (1.55%) PKI
8 2 (1.55%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.55%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.78%) Life Science
9 1 (0.78%) CMDB
9 1 (0.78%) DTV
9 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 119 (92.25%) Windows
2 61 (47.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (37.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (24.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (22.48%) Windows 7
6 17 (13.18%) Linux
7 12 (9.30%) UNIX
8 11 (8.53%) Windows 8
9 10 (7.75%) Solaris
10 9 (6.98%) Windows XP
11 7 (5.43%) Android
12 6 (4.65%) CentOS
13 5 (3.88%) Ubuntu
14 3 (2.33%) Windows 2000
14 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.55%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (15.50%) Migration
3 18 (13.95%) ITIL
4 13 (10.08%) Configuration Management
5 12 (9.30%) Business Continuity
6 10 (7.75%) Change Control
7 8 (6.20%) Patch Management
7 8 (6.20%) Project Management
8 6 (4.65%) Capacity Management
9 5 (3.88%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.10%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (3.10%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.10%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (3.10%) Change Management
10 4 (3.10%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (2.33%) Data Migration
11 3 (2.33%) Data Management
11 3 (2.33%) Service Management
11 3 (2.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.73%) PowerShell
2 10 (7.75%) SQL
3 9 (6.98%) VBScript
4 7 (5.43%) Python
5 5 (3.88%) Perl
5 5 (3.88%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.88%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.55%) Java
6 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.55%) Ruby
7 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.53%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.75%) MCSE
4 9 (6.98%) MCP
4 9 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (6.20%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (6.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.65%) MCITP
7 5 (3.88%) Degree
7 5 (3.88%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.10%) MCSA
8 4 (3.10%) CCNA
9 2 (1.55%) CCA
9 2 (1.55%) RHCE
9 2 (1.55%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.78%) CCSE
10 1 (0.78%) CCSA
10 1 (0.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 100 (77.52%) Active Directory
2 46 (35.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (26.36%) XenApp
4 21 (16.28%) Hyper-V
5 17 (13.18%) VMware ESX
6 8 (6.20%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (6.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 7 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (5.43%) vSphere
8 6 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (3.10%) vCloud
10 3 (2.33%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.55%) UAG
11 2 (1.55%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.55%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.78%) Samba
12 1 (0.78%) NFS
12 1 (0.78%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) SCCM
2 8 (6.20%) SCOM
3 7 (5.43%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.65%) Puppet
4 6 (4.65%) EdgeSight
4 6 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.88%) ARCserve
5 5 (3.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (3.88%) ZABBIX
5 5 (3.88%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.10%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.10%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.33%) WSUS
7 3 (2.33%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.55%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.78%) Nagios
9 1 (0.78%) MOM
9 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.78%) Opsview
Vendors
1 90 (69.77%) Citrix
2 71 (55.04%) VMware
3 69 (53.49%) Microsoft
4 23 (17.83%) Cisco
5 13 (10.08%) Symantec
6 11 (8.53%) EMC
6 11 (8.53%) CheckPoint
7 10 (7.75%) SolarWinds
8 9 (6.98%) McAfee
9 8 (6.20%) Nortel
9 8 (6.20%) Oracle
10 7 (5.43%) HP
11 6 (4.65%) Dell
12 5 (3.88%) Altiris
12 5 (3.88%) AppSense
12 5 (3.88%) NetApp
13 4 (3.10%) Veeam
13 4 (3.10%) Avaya
14 3 (2.33%) Intel
15 2 (1.55%) ServiceNow
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