The first table below looks at the demand for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 66 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.39% 0.47% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 4.29% 5.66% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £308 £340
% change year-on-year
-38.21% -9.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.61
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +19.00%
System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
70 53 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.02% 8.39% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 33
Average daily rate £250 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Terminal Services
East of England

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Terminal Services
East of England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Flash
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) iPhone
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) HP NNM
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) X.400
2 1 (16.67%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (33.33%) HP NNM
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee