The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 146 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.060% 0.22% -
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 1.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £328
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -16.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £100.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £58.75 £18.00 £27.65
% change year-on-year
+226.38% -34.90%
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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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
339 352 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.19% 10.84% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 207 103
Average daily rate £330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £177 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 39 26
Average hourly rate £19.03 £19.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £24.35 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bristol - 2 £175 - 2
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Lotus
4 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Server Building
6 1 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
6 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) SSH
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
1 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (16.67%) Nimble Storage