The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 130 132 123
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 20 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.034% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 3.94% 0.40% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Median daily rate £326 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £317 £231 £288
% change year-on-year
+37.31% -19.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £79.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-64.57% +295.25%
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 Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
508 249 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.27% 8.43% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 109 136
Median daily rate £325 £290 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 16
Median hourly rate £39.25 £16.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.53% -14.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.47 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £31.50 £26.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Renfrewshire - 17 £335 -
Edinburgh -11 1 £118 -
Terminal Services
UK

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (95.45%) ITIL
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server
3 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
3 19 (86.36%) DNS
3 19 (86.36%) DHCP
3 19 (86.36%) Citrix
4 18 (81.82%) XenApp
5 17 (77.27%) PowerShell
5 17 (77.27%) SAN
5 17 (77.27%) VBScript
6 16 (72.73%) HP
7 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
8 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
8 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
9 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
9 3 (13.64%) SCCM
9 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
9 3 (13.64%) VPN
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) MS Office
9 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
10 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) DHCP
1 19 (86.36%) DNS
2 17 (77.27%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Wintel Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
1 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.55%) Conflict Management
2 1 (4.55%) High Availability
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) PowerShell
2 17 (77.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (81.82%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Citrix
2 16 (72.73%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) VMware