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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 559 573 534
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -39
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 63 47 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.03% 0.84% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 39
Median daily rate £300 £363 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +90.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £190
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +84.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £100.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.00% +400.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £36.48 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £130.00 £20.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £100.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-72.00% +400.00%
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
6106 5592 5105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.26% 10.81% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3892 3249 2801
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £198 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 567 629
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 19 £325 -10.34% 4
North East - 18 £260 -
South East +8 9 £301 +0.16% 5
East Midlands - 6 £400 -
Yorkshire -1 4 £288 +24.72% 2
South West -4 3 £288 -
East of England +1 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Terminal Services
UK

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 99 (94.29%) Windows
2 91 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 81 (77.14%) Citrix
4 67 (63.81%) ITIL
5 65 (61.90%) DHCP
5 65 (61.90%) DNS
6 64 (60.95%) Microsoft
6 64 (60.95%) Windows Server
7 58 (55.24%) SQL
8 57 (54.29%) SQL Server
9 52 (49.52%) VMware
10 49 (46.67%) HP
11 45 (42.86%) MS Excel
11 45 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 44 (41.90%) Windows Server 2012
13 43 (40.95%) VMware Infrastructure
14 37 (35.24%) Security Cleared
15 35 (33.33%) Clustering
16 33 (31.43%) XenApp
17 30 (28.57%) Firewall
17 30 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
18 29 (27.62%) SharePoint
18 29 (27.62%) PowerShell
18 29 (27.62%) SC Cleared
19 28 (26.67%) MS Exchange
19 28 (26.67%) IIS
19 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
20 27 (25.71%) SAN
21 26 (24.76%) ITIL V3
22 24 (22.86%) Middleware

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 29 (27.62%) SharePoint
2 28 (26.67%) IIS
2 28 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 20 (19.05%) Apache
3 20 (19.05%) IBM Notes
4 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.86%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 45 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 17 (16.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Office 365
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.81%) SaaS
3 2 (1.90%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.95%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (61.90%) DHCP
1 65 (61.90%) DNS
2 30 (28.57%) Firewall
3 27 (25.71%) SAN
4 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.71%) Internet
5 6 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (3.81%) NetScaler
6 4 (3.81%) WAN
6 4 (3.81%) Wireless
7 3 (2.86%) LAN
7 3 (2.86%) VPN
8 2 (1.90%) NAS
8 2 (1.90%) VLAN
8 2 (1.90%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.95%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.95%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.90%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.90%) HDInsight
5 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.90%) MySQL
5 2 (1.90%) Power BI
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 11 (10.48%) Legal
2 8 (7.62%) Finance
3 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (22.86%) Analyst
2 23 (21.90%) Wintel Engineer
3 18 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 14 (13.33%) Wintel Support
5 9 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (8.57%) Applications Support
5 9 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) Administrator
6 8 (7.62%) Consultant
6 8 (7.62%) Server Support
6 8 (7.62%) Service Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
7 7 (6.67%) Incident Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Active Directory Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Help Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.86%) Middleware
2 5 (4.76%) ODBC
3 1 (0.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.33%) Clustering
2 18 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 14 (13.33%) Fat Client
3 14 (13.33%) Thin Client
4 9 (8.57%) CMDB
5 8 (7.62%) Data Centre
6 6 (5.71%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (4.76%) Blackberry
7 5 (4.76%) Driving Licence
8 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.81%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.90%) CESG
10 1 (0.95%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.95%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.95%) NHS
10 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 99 (94.29%) Windows
2 64 (60.95%) Windows Server
3 45 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (41.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (16.19%) Windows 7
6 15 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.52%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.86%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.95%) Linux
11 1 (0.95%) Solaris
11 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (63.81%) ITIL
2 26 (24.76%) ITIL V3
3 23 (21.90%) Service Delivery
4 22 (20.95%) High Availability
5 20 (19.05%) Application Packaging
6 19 (18.10%) Change Management
7 17 (16.19%) Incident Management
8 16 (15.24%) CRM
9 15 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 12 (11.43%) Service Management
11 11 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (10.48%) Workflow
12 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.57%) Configuration Management
13 9 (8.57%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.57%) Escalation Management
13 9 (8.57%) ITSM
13 9 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
14 7 (6.67%) Document Management
14 7 (6.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (55.24%) SQL
2 29 (27.62%) PowerShell
3 21 (20.00%) VBScript
4 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (35.24%) Security Cleared
2 29 (27.62%) SC Cleared
3 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (10.48%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.81%) MCSE
6 3 (2.86%) MCP
6 3 (2.86%) MCSA
7 2 (1.90%) CCA
7 2 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.95%) CCNA
8 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.95%) Degree
8 1 (0.95%) MCTS
8 1 (0.95%) MOS
8 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.38%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 43 (40.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (31.43%) XenApp
4 23 (21.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (12.38%) Hyper-V
6 8 (7.62%) XenDesktop
7 7 (6.67%) VMware ESX
8 6 (5.71%) XenServer
9 5 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (3.81%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (2.86%) vSphere
12 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 23 (21.90%) OpenView
3 21 (20.00%) Perfmon
4 20 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 19 (18.10%) HP SIM
6 10 (9.52%) Backup Exec
6 10 (9.52%) SCCM
7 7 (6.67%) SCOM
8 6 (5.71%) NetBackup
9 4 (3.81%) SCOrch
10 3 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (1.90%) WSUS
12 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.95%) AppDNA
12 1 (0.95%) DameWare
12 1 (0.95%) EdgeSight
12 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.95%) ThinApp
12 1 (0.95%) WMI
Vendors
1 81 (77.14%) Citrix
2 64 (60.95%) Microsoft
3 52 (49.52%) VMware
4 49 (46.67%) HP
5 24 (22.86%) Oracle
6 20 (19.05%) Lotus
7 10 (9.52%) Symantec
8 9 (8.57%) Dell
9 7 (6.67%) Cisco
10 6 (5.71%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.71%) Remedy
11 5 (4.76%) arcserve
12 4 (3.81%) ThinPrint
13 3 (2.86%) IBM
13 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.90%) Juniper
14 2 (1.90%) NetApp
14 2 (1.90%) Northgate
14 2 (1.90%) SonicWALL
15 1 (0.95%) Draytek
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