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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 543 477 521
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +44
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 43 78 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.16% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 0.83% 1.66% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 16
Average daily rate
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£344 £183 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.35% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £110 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £288 £180
% change year-on-year
- +59.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Average hourly rate £79.05 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+295.25% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.29 £11.20 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.81 £24.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £79.05 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+295.25% +5.26%
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
5154 4712 4426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.17% 9.84% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2982 2593 2204
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 577 599
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £29.80 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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
East of England +8 12 £425 +123.68% 7
London -32 10 £363 +190.00% 3
South East -37 8 £213 +28.78% 4
North West -12 5 £203 +15.71% 3
Yorkshire -16 5 £235 - 3
West Midlands -2 2 £175 -39.13% 7
South West -8 1 - - 1
Terminal Services
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Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 120 (92.31%) Windows
2 103 (79.23%) Active Directory
3 92 (70.77%) Citrix
4 77 (59.23%) Microsoft
5 71 (54.62%) VMware
6 60 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (39.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (36.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (34.62%) MS Exchange
10 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (25.38%) Firewall
12 32 (24.62%) DNS
13 31 (23.85%) Windows 7
14 30 (23.08%) SQL Server
14 30 (23.08%) XenApp
15 28 (21.54%) Hyper-V
15 28 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2010
16 26 (20.00%) WAN
17 25 (19.23%) Cisco
17 25 (19.23%) SAN
18 24 (18.46%) MS Office
19 23 (17.69%) MS Excel
19 23 (17.69%) DHCP
20 22 (16.92%) PowerShell
21 21 (16.15%) SCCM
21 21 (16.15%) LAN
22 19 (14.62%) Thin Client
22 19 (14.62%) Migration
22 19 (14.62%) Fat Client
22 19 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2003

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 45 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 28 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (13.85%) IIS
5 16 (12.31%) SharePoint
6 10 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.54%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (18.46%) MS Office
2 23 (17.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Office 365
2 4 (3.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.38%) Firewall
2 32 (24.62%) DNS
3 26 (20.00%) WAN
4 25 (19.23%) SAN
5 23 (17.69%) DHCP
6 21 (16.15%) LAN
7 18 (13.85%) NAS
8 14 (10.77%) iSCSI
9 13 (10.00%) TCP/IP
10 12 (9.23%) MPLS
11 11 (8.46%) DMZ
11 11 (8.46%) Internet
12 10 (7.69%) VoIP
12 10 (7.69%) Wireless
12 10 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (6.92%) LDAP
13 9 (6.92%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (6.15%) VLAN
14 8 (6.15%) VPLS
14 8 (6.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.15%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.77%) DTS
7 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.77%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) MSI
2 2 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 12 (9.23%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Financial Institution
2 7 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.31%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Publishing
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.77%) Electronics
5 1 (0.77%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (16.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (12.31%) Support Engineer
2 16 (12.31%) Administrator
3 13 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (6.92%) Architect
4 9 (6.92%) Analyst
4 9 (6.92%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Desktop Administrator
6 7 (5.38%) Technical Architect
6 7 (5.38%) Support Technician
7 6 (4.62%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.62%) Desktop Support
7 6 (4.62%) Wintel Support
8 4 (3.08%) Citrix Administrator
8 4 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.08%) IT Support
8 4 (3.08%) Team Leader
8 4 (3.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.15%) .NET
2 5 (3.85%) Application Packaging
3 3 (2.31%) HTML
3 3 (2.31%) JSON
3 3 (2.31%) XML
3 3 (2.31%) ODBC
4 2 (1.54%) SAML
5 1 (0.77%) Ajax
5 1 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.77%) CSS
5 1 (0.77%) Django
5 1 (0.77%) HTML5
5 1 (0.77%) REST
5 1 (0.77%) CSS3
5 1 (0.77%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) Thin Client
1 19 (14.62%) Fat Client
1 19 (14.62%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.77%) Clustering
3 12 (9.23%) Replication
4 10 (7.69%) EMC VNX
5 8 (6.15%) Celerra
6 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.85%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.08%) PKI
9 3 (2.31%) Freedom of Information Act
9 3 (2.31%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.31%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (1.54%) iPhone
11 1 (0.77%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.77%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.77%) Life Science
11 1 (0.77%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 120 (92.31%) Windows
2 60 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (39.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (23.85%) Windows 7
6 15 (11.54%) Linux
7 12 (9.23%) Windows 8
8 11 (8.46%) UNIX
8 11 (8.46%) Solaris
9 8 (6.15%) Windows XP
10 7 (5.38%) CentOS
10 7 (5.38%) Android
11 6 (4.62%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.31%) Windows 2000
12 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.54%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.62%) Migration
2 18 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (12.31%) ITIL
4 13 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (8.46%) Business Continuity
6 10 (7.69%) Change Control
7 8 (6.15%) Patch Management
7 8 (6.15%) Project Management
8 6 (4.62%) Change Management
8 6 (4.62%) Asset Management
8 6 (4.62%) Capacity Management
9 5 (3.85%) Server Building
10 4 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (3.08%) Build Automation
10 4 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (3.08%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.31%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (2.31%) Data Migration
11 3 (2.31%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.92%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.00%) SQL
3 8 (6.15%) VBScript
3 8 (6.15%) Python
4 6 (4.62%) Bash Shell
4 6 (4.62%) Perl
5 5 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.08%) Java
6 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.31%) C#
8 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.92%) MCSE
2 9 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.15%) MCP
3 8 (6.15%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.62%) MCITP
6 5 (3.85%) Degree
6 5 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.85%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.08%) CCNA
8 3 (2.31%) MCSA
8 3 (2.31%) RHCE
9 2 (1.54%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.77%) CCEE
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 103 (79.23%) Active Directory
2 47 (36.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (23.08%) XenApp
4 28 (21.54%) Hyper-V
5 16 (12.31%) VMware ESX
6 9 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (6.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 7 (5.38%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (4.62%) vSphere
10 5 (3.85%) vCloud
11 3 (2.31%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.54%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.54%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.77%) Samba
13 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.77%) NFS
13 1 (0.77%) XenServer
13 1 (0.77%) iptables
Systems Management
1 21 (16.15%) SCCM
2 15 (11.54%) SCOM
3 12 (9.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 10 (7.69%) Puppet
5 6 (4.62%) ZABBIX
5 6 (4.62%) Backup Exec
5 6 (4.62%) EdgeSight
6 4 (3.08%) SCOrch
6 4 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.31%) ARCserve
7 3 (2.31%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.31%) WSUS
7 3 (2.31%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.54%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.77%) Nagios
9 1 (0.77%) MOM
Vendors
1 92 (70.77%) Citrix
2 77 (59.23%) Microsoft
3 71 (54.62%) VMware
4 25 (19.23%) Cisco
5 18 (13.85%) Symantec
6 13 (10.00%) EMC
7 10 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 10 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 9 (6.92%) Dell
9 8 (6.15%) Oracle
9 8 (6.15%) Nortel
10 6 (4.62%) HP
11 5 (3.85%) NetApp
11 5 (3.85%) AppSense
11 5 (3.85%) Altiris
12 4 (3.08%) McAfee
12 4 (3.08%) ServiceNow
12 4 (3.08%) Veeam
12 4 (3.08%) Avaya
13 3 (2.31%) Juniper
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