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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 227 229 200
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -29
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 22 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.083% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 2.06% 0.71% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 12
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£160 £113 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £113 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £223 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.44%
Terminal Services
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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
1067 983 801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.64% 11.67% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 450 377
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 137 174
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.49 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £31.50 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 January 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 +7 9 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £110 -
Hampshire - 3 £160 -
Surrey 0 1 - - 2
Kent - - - - 1
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 52 (83.87%) Windows
2 51 (82.26%) Active Directory
3 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
4 42 (67.74%) Citrix
5 40 (64.52%) VMware
6 39 (62.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (40.32%) MS Exchange
10 24 (38.71%) MS Excel
11 23 (37.10%) SAN
12 21 (33.87%) MS Office
13 18 (29.03%) SLA
14 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (25.81%) VMware ESX
15 16 (25.81%) NAS
16 15 (24.19%) Windows 2000 Server
16 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (24.19%) Firewall
16 15 (24.19%) DNS
17 14 (22.58%) Windows 2000
17 14 (22.58%) MCSE
17 14 (22.58%) BladeLogic
17 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (22.58%) Windows 7
18 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 12 (19.35%) Change Management
18 12 (19.35%) Windows NT
18 12 (19.35%) IIS
18 12 (19.35%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 25 (40.32%) MS Exchange
2 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.35%) IIS
3 12 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (8.06%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 2 (3.23%) Lync
9 1 (1.61%) Site Server
Applications
1 24 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 21 (33.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) SAN
2 16 (25.81%) NAS
3 15 (24.19%) Firewall
3 15 (24.19%) DNS
4 12 (19.35%) DHCP
5 9 (14.52%) VoIP
5 9 (14.52%) WAN
6 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.06%) Internet
7 5 (8.06%) LAN
8 4 (6.45%) Broadband
9 3 (4.84%) SNMP
10 2 (3.23%) VPN
11 1 (1.61%) ADSL
11 1 (1.61%) 3G
11 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.61%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (12.90%) Banking
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
1 11 (17.74%) 2nd Line Support
1 11 (17.74%) Administrator
2 10 (16.13%) Windows Administrator
3 9 (14.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (6.45%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Help Desk Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Clustering
1 10 (16.13%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.68%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.84%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.84%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (3.23%) iPad
4 2 (3.23%) iPhone
4 2 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (83.87%) Windows
2 39 (62.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (24.19%) Windows 2000 Server
5 14 (22.58%) Windows 2000
5 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (22.58%) Windows 7
6 12 (19.35%) Windows NT
7 8 (12.90%) UNIX
7 8 (12.90%) Linux
8 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
8 7 (11.29%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.23%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Change Management
2 11 (17.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (14.52%) ITIL
4 5 (8.06%) Migration
5 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (4.84%) ITIL V2
7 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.23%) ITSM
8 1 (1.61%) SOA
8 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.61%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.61%) Time Management
8 1 (1.61%) Network Design
8 1 (1.61%) Information Governance
8 1 (1.61%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (1.61%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (22.58%) MCSE
3 9 (14.52%) Degree
4 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) MCP
5 1 (1.61%) CCA
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (82.26%) Active Directory
2 31 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.81%) VMware ESX
4 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 12 (19.35%) ISA Server
5 9 (14.52%) XenApp
6 8 (12.90%) vSphere
6 8 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (11.29%) XenServer
8 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (6.45%) DFS Replication
9 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) BladeLogic
2 9 (14.52%) SCOM
3 7 (11.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (11.29%) Backup Exec
4 5 (8.06%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (6.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (4.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (4.84%) WSUS
6 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.23%) SCCM
7 2 (3.23%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 42 (67.74%) Citrix
3 40 (64.52%) VMware
4 12 (19.35%) Intel
5 10 (16.13%) Symantec
6 9 (14.52%) Cisco
7 6 (9.68%) HP
8 5 (8.06%) McAfee
8 5 (8.06%) CA
8 5 (8.06%) Kaseya
9 4 (6.45%) Dell
9 4 (6.45%) IBM
10 3 (4.84%) EMC
10 3 (4.84%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (3.23%) Veeam
11 2 (3.23%) Mitel
12 1 (1.61%) PlateSpin
12 1 (1.61%) Wyse
12 1 (1.61%) AppSense
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