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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 212 203 237
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +34
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 38 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 3.07% 2.61% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 12
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£273 £263 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +110.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £205 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £270 £263
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.25 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.45 £19.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.05 £22.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +54.47%
Terminal Services
England

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
1239 1110 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.75% 12.91% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 505 387
Average daily rate £350 £325 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 164 159
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.10 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.70 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +2 12 £225 -33.33%
Surrey -3 9 £320 +28.00% 3
Hampshire -9 7 £189 -42.80% 3
Berkshire 0 5 £400 +60.00% 4
Kent - 4 £170 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
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England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 53 (85.48%) Microsoft
2 50 (80.65%) Windows
3 44 (70.97%) Active Directory
4 39 (62.90%) VMware
5 38 (61.29%) Citrix
6 31 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (48.39%) MS Excel
8 23 (37.10%) MS Exchange
8 23 (37.10%) SAN
9 20 (32.26%) MS Office
10 19 (30.65%) DNS
11 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
12 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (27.42%) Firewall
13 16 (25.81%) VMware ESX
13 16 (25.81%) SLA
14 15 (24.19%) Symantec
14 15 (24.19%) NAS
15 14 (22.58%) DHCP
15 14 (22.58%) ITIL
16 13 (20.97%) Windows 2000
16 13 (20.97%) Blackberry
16 13 (20.97%) Clustering
16 13 (20.97%) XenApp
16 13 (20.97%) BladeLogic
17 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 12 (19.35%) Windows 2000 Server
17 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 23 (37.10%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.35%) IIS
3 11 (17.74%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (17.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.61%) Lync
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (48.39%) MS Excel
2 20 (32.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) SAN
2 19 (30.65%) DNS
3 17 (27.42%) Firewall
4 15 (24.19%) NAS
5 14 (22.58%) DHCP
6 10 (16.13%) WAN
7 8 (12.90%) VPN
8 7 (11.29%) SMTP
9 6 (9.68%) LAN
10 4 (6.45%) Broadband
10 4 (6.45%) Internet
11 3 (4.84%) DMZ
11 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
12 1 (1.61%) ADSL
12 1 (1.61%) 3G
12 1 (1.61%) MPLS
12 1 (1.61%) ISDN
12 1 (1.61%) PSTN
12 1 (1.61%) VoIP
12 1 (1.61%) SNMP
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%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) IDOL
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MSI
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
1 8 (12.90%) Banking
2 5 (8.06%) Dutch Language
3 3 (4.84%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (11.29%) Administrator
1 7 (11.29%) Windows Administrator
2 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
4 4 (6.45%) Architect
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Server Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Designer
5 3 (4.84%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Blackberry
1 13 (20.97%) Clustering
2 5 (8.06%) PKI
3 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.45%) iPhone
3 4 (6.45%) iPad
4 3 (4.84%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (4.84%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.84%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) PDA
6 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 50 (80.65%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (20.97%) Windows 2000
6 12 (19.35%) Windows 2000 Server
6 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (17.74%) Windows NT
8 7 (11.29%) Windows 8
9 6 (9.68%) UNIX
10 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
10 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
11 3 (4.84%) Linux
12 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Change Management
2 10 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
4 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (8.06%) Migration
5 4 (6.45%) ITIL V2
5 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.84%) Service Management
6 3 (4.84%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.23%) ITSM
8 1 (1.61%) Workflow
8 1 (1.61%) Network Design
8 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.61%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.61%) Time Management
8 1 (1.61%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.61%) SOA
8 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (17.74%) MCSE
3 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
4 9 (14.52%) Degree
4 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) MCTS
5 3 (4.84%) MCITP
6 2 (3.23%) MCP
7 1 (1.61%) CCA
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.61%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.61%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 31 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.81%) VMware ESX
4 13 (20.97%) XenApp
5 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 11 (17.74%) ISA Server
7 9 (14.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (12.90%) vSphere
9 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
10 6 (9.68%) XenServer
11 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (6.45%) DFS Replication
12 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) BladeLogic
2 8 (12.90%) SCOM
2 8 (12.90%) Backup Exec
3 7 (11.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (9.68%) WSUS
5 4 (6.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.61%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (85.48%) Microsoft
2 39 (62.90%) VMware
3 38 (61.29%) Citrix
4 15 (24.19%) Symantec
5 11 (17.74%) Cisco
5 11 (17.74%) Intel
6 5 (8.06%) Kaseya
6 5 (8.06%) Altiris
6 5 (8.06%) HP
6 5 (8.06%) CA
6 5 (8.06%) Apple
7 4 (6.45%) McAfee
7 4 (6.45%) Dell
7 4 (6.45%) IBM
7 4 (6.45%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (4.84%) EMC
8 3 (4.84%) AppSense
9 2 (3.23%) Veeam
10 1 (1.61%) Meridio
10 1 (1.61%) PlateSpin
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