The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 593 601 547
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -54
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 43 63 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 1.09% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 48 37
Median daily rate £301 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £210 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £800 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.86 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £83.50 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.38 £58.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-60.21% +245.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6399 5783 5872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.15% 10.02% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4068 3287 3262
Median daily rate £410 £370 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
- +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 418 629 715
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £41.50 £32.00
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

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Terminal Services within the UK.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Terminal Services within the UK.

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Terminal Services
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England +3 43 £301 -7.53% 18
London +6 22 £413 -2.76% 5
South West +18 6 £203 +15.71%
South East 0 6 £275 +2.41% 3
Hampshire +13 5 £275 +22.33%
Southwark - 3 - -
City of London +20 2 £402 -52.76% 1
Yorkshire +16 2 £300 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +10 2 £300 +33.33%
Leeds +10 2 £300 +33.33%
Devon +8 2 £153 -
Exeter +2 2 £153 -
East Midlands -9 2 £338 +12.50% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £250 -
Stafford - 2 - -
Wellingborough - 2 £338 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £250 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £250 -
North East - 2 £250 -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £338 -
West Midlands - 2 - - 2
Hook - 2 £301 -
Bristol +1 1 - -
East of England 0 1 - - 5
Havant -6 1 £250 +11.11%
Hertfordshire -14 1 - -
Watford -15 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 115 (91.27%) Windows
2 110 (87.30%) Active Directory
3 94 (74.60%) Citrix
4 79 (62.70%) DNS
5 77 (61.11%) DHCP
5 77 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 77 (61.11%) ITIL
6 71 (56.35%) Windows Server
7 66 (52.38%) SQL
8 65 (51.59%) SQL Server
9 59 (46.83%) VMware
10 55 (43.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 55 (43.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 54 (42.86%) HP
12 52 (41.27%) MS Excel
13 49 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 44 (34.92%) Security Cleared
15 40 (31.75%) Clustering
16 39 (30.95%) PowerShell
17 37 (29.37%) XenApp
18 36 (28.57%) MS Exchange
18 36 (28.57%) Firewall
19 34 (26.98%) Microsoft Clustering
20 33 (26.19%) SAN
20 33 (26.19%) SC Cleared
21 32 (25.40%) Microsoft Certification
22 31 (24.60%) IIS
23 29 (23.02%) Oracle
23 29 (23.02%) ITIL V3
24 28 (22.22%) VBScript

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills 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 36 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 31 (24.60%) IIS
3 28 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 21 (16.67%) Apache
4 21 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (16.67%) IBM Notes
5 6 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.17%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.59%) nginx
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (41.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.90%) MS Office
3 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) Office 365
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.59%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.59%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) IaaS
5 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (62.70%) DNS
2 77 (61.11%) DHCP
3 36 (28.57%) Firewall
4 33 (26.19%) SAN
5 12 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 8 (6.35%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (4.76%) VPN
8 5 (3.97%) WAN
9 4 (3.17%) Wireless
10 3 (2.38%) Internet
10 3 (2.38%) LAN
10 3 (2.38%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.38%) Network Security
11 2 (1.59%) LDAP
11 2 (1.59%) VLAN
12 1 (0.79%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.79%) DSL
12 1 (0.79%) Extranet
12 1 (0.79%) MPLS
12 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (51.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.59%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.59%) HDInsight
4 2 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.59%) MySQL
4 2 (1.59%) Power BI
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (19.05%) MSI
2 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.59%) Hudson
2 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 11 (8.73%) Finance
1 11 (8.73%) Legal
2 9 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Law
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (23.81%) Wintel Engineer
2 27 (21.43%) Analyst
3 19 (15.08%) Support Engineer
4 14 (11.11%) Wintel Support
5 11 (8.73%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (7.94%) Administrator
7 9 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
7 9 (7.14%) Server Support
7 9 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.14%) Wintel Specialist
8 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.56%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Consultant
9 6 (4.76%) Server Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Service Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.63%) Middleware
2 5 (3.97%) ODBC
3 2 (1.59%) J2EE
3 2 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (0.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.75%) Clustering
2 19 (15.08%) Management Information System
3 14 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 14 (11.11%) Thin Client
4 9 (7.14%) CMDB
5 7 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.76%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.38%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.38%) Replication
8 2 (1.59%) BYOD
8 2 (1.59%) CESG
8 2 (1.59%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.59%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.59%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 115 (91.27%) Windows
2 71 (56.35%) Windows Server
3 55 (43.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (43.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (17.46%) Windows 7
5 16 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.97%) Linux
8 4 (3.17%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.59%) Android
9 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.59%) CentOS
9 2 (1.59%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.59%) Solaris
9 2 (1.59%) Unix
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (61.11%) ITIL
2 29 (23.02%) ITIL V3
3 23 (18.25%) High Availability
4 21 (16.67%) Application Packaging
4 21 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 20 (15.87%) Change Management
6 19 (15.08%) Incident Management
7 17 (13.49%) CRM
8 16 (12.70%) Problem Management
9 13 (10.32%) Configuration Management
10 11 (8.73%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.94%) ITSM
12 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.14%) Escalation Management
12 9 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
12 9 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.14%) Service Management
12 9 (7.14%) Workflow
13 8 (6.35%) Migration
14 7 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (52.38%) SQL
2 39 (30.95%) PowerShell
3 28 (22.22%) VBScript
4 5 (3.97%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.38%) VB
6 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.59%) Java
6 2 (1.59%) Perl
6 2 (1.59%) PHP
6 2 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (34.92%) Security Cleared
2 33 (26.19%) SC Cleared
3 32 (25.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (6.35%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.56%) MCSE
6 3 (2.38%) MCP
7 2 (1.59%) CCNA
7 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.59%) MCSA
7 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.79%) CCA
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.70%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 110 (87.30%) Active Directory
2 49 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (29.37%) XenApp
4 24 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 9 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.97%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (3.97%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (3.97%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.97%) XenServer
8 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.38%) vSphere
10 2 (1.59%) vCloud
11 1 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.79%) Firmware
11 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (26.98%) Microsoft Clustering
2 25 (19.84%) OpenView
3 22 (17.46%) Perfmon
4 21 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 17 (13.49%) HP SIM
6 15 (11.90%) SCCM
7 11 (8.73%) NetBackup
8 10 (7.94%) Backup Exec
9 9 (7.14%) SCOM
10 3 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (2.38%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.59%) Ansible
11 2 (1.59%) CFEngine
11 2 (1.59%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.59%) Kibana
11 2 (1.59%) logstash
11 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (1.59%) Puppet
11 2 (1.59%) Salt
11 2 (1.59%) SCSM
Vendors
1 94 (74.60%) Citrix
2 77 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 59 (46.83%) VMware
4 54 (42.86%) HP
5 29 (23.02%) Oracle
6 21 (16.67%) Lotus
7 11 (8.73%) Symantec
8 8 (6.35%) Dell
9 7 (5.56%) CheckPoint
9 7 (5.56%) Cisco
9 7 (5.56%) Remedy
10 6 (4.76%) arcserve
10 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.97%) Sophos
12 4 (3.17%) IBM
12 4 (3.17%) Intel Security
13 3 (2.38%) Google
13 3 (2.38%) NetApp
13 3 (2.38%) Northgate
14 2 (1.59%) SonicWALL
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