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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Terminal Services
England / South West
Rank 129 149 132
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.034% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 0.96% 0.31% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £135 £220 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% -49.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £356 £338
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

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
314 321 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.16% 10.91% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 198 144
Median daily rate £325 £335 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 27 51
Median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% +21.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Devon - 3 £135 -
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) Veeam
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (14.29%) Server Building
6 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) DSL
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Draytek
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
5 1 (14.29%) ZyXEL