The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 231 234 206
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 23 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 2.03% 1.00% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 11
Average daily rate
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£369 £126 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+192.07% -23.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £113 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £270 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £175 £308
% change year-on-year
+96.42% -43.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.13 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+73.79% +25.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1135 997 864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.99% 11.45% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 451 407
Average daily rate £375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 123 173
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £31.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Berkshire +4 12 - - 3
Hampshire -5 6 £425 - 2
Kent - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £313 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 47 (78.33%) Active Directory
2 45 (75.00%) Windows
3 43 (71.67%) Citrix
4 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
6 31 (51.67%) VMware
7 30 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
10 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
11 16 (26.67%) MS Office
12 15 (25.00%) SAN
12 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (21.67%) Firewall
13 13 (21.67%) VoIP
14 12 (20.00%) VMware ESX
14 12 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
14 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (20.00%) NAS
15 11 (18.33%) Windows 2000 Server
16 10 (16.67%) DNS
16 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (16.67%) XenApp
16 10 (16.67%) Windows 7
17 9 (15.00%) DHCP
17 9 (15.00%) SQL
17 9 (15.00%) Windows 2000
17 9 (15.00%) MCSE
18 8 (13.33%) Windows NT
18 8 (13.33%) SQL Server

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (10.00%) IIS
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.33%) Lync
8 1 (1.67%) Site Server
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) SAN
2 13 (21.67%) Firewall
2 13 (21.67%) VoIP
3 12 (20.00%) NAS
4 10 (16.67%) DNS
5 9 (15.00%) DHCP
6 8 (13.33%) WAN
7 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.33%) Internet
8 4 (6.67%) LAN
9 3 (5.00%) SNMP
9 3 (5.00%) Broadband
10 1 (1.67%) ADSL
10 1 (1.67%) VPN
10 1 (1.67%) 3G
10 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 7
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (18.33%) Administrator
3 11 (18.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
5 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.00%) Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Applications Packager
9 2 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (3.33%) Project Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Clustering
2 6 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
4 2 (3.33%) iPhone
4 2 (3.33%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (75.00%) Windows
2 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 10 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 9 (15.00%) Windows 2000
8 8 (13.33%) Windows NT
8 8 (13.33%) Linux
9 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
10 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
10 4 (6.67%) UNIX
11 2 (3.33%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.00%) Change Management
1 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (6.67%) ITIL
2 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (6.67%) Migration
3 3 (5.00%) ITIL V2
4 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.33%) ITSM
5 1 (1.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.67%) Service Management
5 1 (1.67%) Line Management
5 1 (1.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) VBScript
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.00%) MCSE
3 6 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) VCP4
6 1 (1.67%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (78.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (38.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 12 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (16.67%) XenApp
5 7 (11.67%) XenServer
6 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (10.00%) ISA Server
7 3 (5.00%) DFS Replication
8 2 (3.33%) vSphere
8 2 (3.33%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) BladeLogic
2 5 (8.33%) SCOM
2 5 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (8.33%) EdgeSight
3 4 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.33%) WSUS
6 1 (1.67%) SCCM
6 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Citrix
2 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (51.67%) VMware
4 8 (13.33%) Intel
4 8 (13.33%) HP
5 7 (11.67%) Symantec
6 5 (8.33%) McAfee
7 4 (6.67%) AppSense
7 4 (6.67%) Altiris
8 3 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (5.00%) Kaseya
8 3 (5.00%) Dell
8 3 (5.00%) Cisco
8 3 (5.00%) IBM
9 2 (3.33%) EMC
9 2 (3.33%) Mitel
9 2 (3.33%) CA
10 1 (1.67%) Wyse
10 1 (1.67%) Juniper
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