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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 255 255 220
Rank change year-on-year
0 -35
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 6 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.17% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 1.54% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 11
Median daily rate £275 £269 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.41% -16.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.38 £58.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-60.21% +245.58%
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
1012 1104 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.32% 11.18% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 638 585
Median daily rate £400 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
- +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 113 150
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Hampshire +13 5 £275 +22.33%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 16 (88.89%) Citrix
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (61.11%) SQL
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
6 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (44.44%) XenApp
7 8 (44.44%) DHCP
7 8 (44.44%) DNS
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 7 (38.89%) SAN
8 7 (38.89%) HP
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 7 (38.89%) ITIL
9 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 6 (33.33%) VBScript
9 6 (33.33%) Firewall
10 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
10 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
10 5 (27.78%) XenServer
10 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
11 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
11 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (22.22%) Wireless

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) DHCP
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) SAN
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) Extranet
6 1 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Network Design
2 3 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) BCP
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) XenApp
3 5 (27.78%) XenServer
4 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (11.11%) vSphere
7 1 (5.56%) Firmware
7 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) EdgeSight
1 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.56%) SafeCom
1 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) ThinPrint