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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Terminal Services
UK / England
Rank 540 576 508
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -68
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 28 14 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.031% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 0.30% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 23
Median daily rate £263 £285 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £198 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £415 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £356 £338
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Median hourly rate £16.83 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.37 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

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
4976 4710 4701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.98% 10.28% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3147 2848 2599
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 332 464 542
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £44.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 24 January 2017.

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
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 24 January 2017. 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 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 13 £275 +8.91% 6
South East +17 6 £370 - 3
North West +25 3 £125 -40.47% 2
South West +9 3 £135 -38.63% 1
East Midlands - 2 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Terminal Services
UK

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 55 (87.30%) Active Directory
2 52 (82.54%) Windows
3 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
4 36 (57.14%) Citrix
5 32 (50.79%) MS Exchange
6 31 (49.21%) Windows Server
7 26 (41.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (34.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (34.92%) ITIL
8 22 (34.92%) DNS
9 20 (31.75%) VMware
10 19 (30.16%) Firewall
11 18 (28.57%) DHCP
11 18 (28.57%) Windows 7
12 17 (26.98%) PowerShell
13 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
14 15 (23.81%) WAN
15 14 (22.22%) Cisco
15 14 (22.22%) Clustering
15 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
15 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
15 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (19.05%) Linux
17 12 (19.05%) MS Office
17 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
17 12 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
18 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
18 11 (17.46%) IIS

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 32 (50.79%) MS Exchange
2 22 (34.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (17.46%) IIS
4 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
5 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (7.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (6.35%) Apache
9 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (3.17%) nginx
10 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
2 12 (19.05%) MS Office
3 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Office 365
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.92%) DNS
2 19 (30.16%) Firewall
3 18 (28.57%) DHCP
4 15 (23.81%) WAN
5 12 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (15.87%) SAN
6 10 (15.87%) VLAN
6 10 (15.87%) VPN
7 9 (14.29%) MPLS
8 7 (11.11%) LAN
8 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 6 (9.52%) SSL
10 3 (4.76%) Network Security
10 3 (4.76%) VoIP
11 2 (3.17%) ADSL
11 2 (3.17%) DMZ
11 2 (3.17%) LDAP
11 2 (3.17%) NAS
11 2 (3.17%) SMTP
11 2 (3.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.17%) Hudson
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.17%) MSI
1 2 (3.17%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Architect
2 11 (17.46%) Support Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Administrator
3 8 (12.70%) Service Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.52%) Active Directory Architect
6 5 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Incident Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) IT Support
6 5 (7.94%) Server Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Exchange Support
7 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) J2EE
1 2 (3.17%) Middleware
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) COM
2 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Clustering
2 8 (12.70%) Fat Client
2 8 (12.70%) Replication
2 8 (12.70%) Thin Client
3 6 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) BYOD
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (3.17%) PKI
6 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.17%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.59%) CESG
7 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.59%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 52 (82.54%) Windows
2 31 (49.21%) Windows Server
3 26 (41.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (19.05%) Linux
8 11 (17.46%) Unix
9 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
10 4 (6.35%) CentOS
10 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
11 3 (4.76%) Android
12 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
12 2 (3.17%) Mac OS
12 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.59%) Solaris
13 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) ITIL
2 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (14.29%) Migration
4 6 (9.52%) High Availability
4 6 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 6 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 6 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 6 (9.52%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 6 (9.52%) Server Building
5 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.35%) Change Management
6 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.76%) Service Design
7 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (3.17%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 6 (9.52%) VB
4 3 (4.76%) VBScript
5 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.17%) Java
5 2 (3.17%) Perl
5 2 (3.17%) PHP
5 2 (3.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) CCNA
2 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.52%) MCSE
4 5 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (6.35%) CCIE
5 4 (6.35%) CCNP
5 4 (6.35%) MCITP
5 4 (6.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.59%) BS7799
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (87.30%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.70%) XenApp
5 4 (6.35%) Firmware
5 4 (6.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (6.35%) vSphere
6 2 (3.17%) vCloud
6 2 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) SCCM
2 4 (6.35%) EdgeSight
2 4 (6.35%) SafeCom
2 4 (6.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.76%) SCOM
4 2 (3.17%) Ansible
4 2 (3.17%) CFEngine
4 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
4 2 (3.17%) Kibana
4 2 (3.17%) logstash
4 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.17%) OpenView
4 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.17%) Puppet
4 2 (3.17%) Salt
4 2 (3.17%) SCSM
4 2 (3.17%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 36 (57.14%) Citrix
3 20 (31.75%) VMware
4 14 (22.22%) Cisco
5 10 (15.87%) HP
6 9 (14.29%) Sophos
7 7 (11.11%) Oracle
8 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.76%) Dell
9 3 (4.76%) Intel Security
9 3 (4.76%) NetApp
10 2 (3.17%) Google
10 2 (3.17%) IBM
10 2 (3.17%) Intel
10 2 (3.17%) MobileIron
10 2 (3.17%) Rackspace
10 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.17%) Symantec
11 1 (1.59%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.59%) WatchGuard
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