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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 594 599 525
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -74
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 27 45 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.081% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 0.43% 0.81% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 37
Median daily rate £250 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £204 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £875 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £203 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
-32.50% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 22
Median hourly rate £16.83 £10.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.25% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.33 £9.20 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £130.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £10.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+120.00% -55.55%

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
6348 5541 5760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.76% 10.03% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3953 3212 3163
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 628 720
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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 8 December 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 8 December 2016.

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Terminal Services
Top 23 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 8 December 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 +5 24 £250 -42.85% 16
London -15 12 £275 -65.62% 1
South East +31 5 £250 -16.66% 5
Hampshire +28 4 £250 +11.11% 3
Havant +3 4 £250 +11.11%
South West +17 3 £145 -34.09% 2
Scotland +14 2 £143 -
North West +10 2 £125 -40.47% 2
Devon +5 2 £145 -
Exeter -2 2 £145 -
City of London -10 2 - - 1
Manchester - 2 £125 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 - - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £143 -
Buckinghamshire +18 1 - -
Wales - 1 £450 - 1
South Wales - 1 £450 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Bridgend - 1 £450 - 1

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 73 (89.02%) Windows
1 73 (89.02%) Active Directory
2 60 (73.17%) Microsoft
3 56 (68.29%) Citrix
4 41 (50.00%) VMware
5 40 (48.78%) DNS
6 39 (47.56%) ITIL
7 38 (46.34%) DHCP
8 35 (42.68%) Windows Server
9 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (39.02%) MS Exchange
11 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
12 31 (37.80%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (35.37%) SQL Server
14 27 (32.93%) Clustering
15 26 (31.71%) SQL
15 26 (31.71%) HP
15 26 (31.71%) Firewall
16 25 (30.49%) Windows 7
17 23 (28.05%) IIS
18 22 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2010
19 20 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (21.95%) ITIL V3
20 18 (21.95%) Hyper-V
20 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Clustering
21 17 (20.73%) SharePoint
21 17 (20.73%) Oracle
21 17 (20.73%) Service Delivery
22 16 (19.51%) Middleware

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 32 (39.02%) MS Exchange
2 23 (28.05%) IIS
3 22 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (20.73%) SharePoint
5 14 (17.07%) Apache
6 11 (13.41%) IBM Notes
7 6 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (4.88%) Skype for Business
10 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (2.44%) nginx
12 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.07%) MS Office
3 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Office 365
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.66%) IaaS
4 2 (2.44%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (48.78%) DNS
2 38 (46.34%) DHCP
3 26 (31.71%) Firewall
4 15 (18.29%) SAN
5 9 (10.98%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (10.98%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.98%) VPN
5 9 (10.98%) WAN
6 5 (6.10%) LAN
7 4 (4.88%) VLAN
8 3 (3.66%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.66%) Network Security
8 3 (3.66%) VoIP
9 2 (2.44%) Internet
9 2 (2.44%) LDAP
9 2 (2.44%) MPLS
9 2 (2.44%) NAS
10 1 (1.22%) DSL
10 1 (1.22%) Extranet
10 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.44%) Data Lake
3 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.44%) HDInsight
3 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.44%) MySQL
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.44%) Power BI
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MSI
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) Hudson
2 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 8 (9.76%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.10%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (1.22%) Local Government
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Analyst
2 15 (18.29%) Support Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) Administrator
4 11 (13.41%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (9.76%) Service Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Incident Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Wintel Support
8 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Server Support
8 6 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.10%) Windows Support Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Exchange Support
10 4 (4.88%) IT Support
10 4 (4.88%) Server Administrator
10 4 (4.88%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) Middleware
2 2 (2.44%) J2EE
2 2 (2.44%) ODBC
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) COM
3 1 (1.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) Clustering
2 13 (15.85%) Fat Client
2 13 (15.85%) Management Information System
2 13 (15.85%) Thin Client
3 7 (8.54%) Blackberry
3 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.32%) CMDB
5 3 (3.66%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (3.66%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.66%) Replication
6 2 (2.44%) BYOD
6 2 (2.44%) CESG
6 2 (2.44%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 73 (89.02%) Windows
2 35 (42.68%) Windows Server
3 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (30.49%) Windows 7
6 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (10.98%) Linux
8 8 (9.76%) Windows XP
9 6 (7.32%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.66%) CentOS
10 3 (3.66%) Unix
11 2 (2.44%) Android
11 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.44%) Solaris
12 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) ITIL
2 18 (21.95%) ITIL V3
3 17 (20.73%) Service Delivery
4 14 (17.07%) Change Management
4 14 (17.07%) Incident Management
4 14 (17.07%) Problem Management
5 12 (14.63%) High Availability
6 11 (13.41%) Application Packaging
6 11 (13.41%) CRM
7 10 (12.20%) Configuration Management
8 9 (10.98%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (8.54%) ITSM
9 7 (8.54%) Migration
10 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.32%) Escalation Management
10 6 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.71%) SQL
2 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.32%) VB
3 6 (7.32%) VBScript
4 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.44%) Java
4 2 (2.44%) Perl
4 2 (2.44%) PHP
4 2 (2.44%) Python
4 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.85%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.20%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.54%) MCSE
5 3 (3.66%) CCNA
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.66%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.66%) MCP
6 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.22%) CCA
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) SLA
2 5 (6.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.22%) BS7799
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (89.02%) Active Directory
2 31 (37.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (21.95%) Hyper-V
4 15 (18.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (18.29%) XenApp
5 6 (7.32%) vSphere
6 4 (4.88%) Firmware
6 4 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.66%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.44%) vCloud
8 2 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Clustering
2 15 (18.29%) OpenView
2 15 (18.29%) SCCM
3 11 (13.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 11 (13.41%) Perfmon
4 8 (9.76%) HP SIM
5 6 (7.32%) SCOM
6 4 (4.88%) EdgeSight
6 4 (4.88%) SafeCom
6 4 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Backup Exec
7 3 (3.66%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (3.66%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.44%) CFEngine
8 2 (2.44%) HAProxy
8 2 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.44%) Puppet
8 2 (2.44%) SCVMM
8 2 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 60 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 56 (68.29%) Citrix
3 41 (50.00%) VMware
4 26 (31.71%) HP
5 17 (20.73%) Oracle
6 12 (14.63%) Cisco
7 11 (13.41%) Lotus
8 9 (10.98%) Dell
9 8 (9.76%) Sophos
10 5 (6.10%) NetApp
11 4 (4.88%) IBM
11 4 (4.88%) Intel Security
11 4 (4.88%) Symantec
12 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.66%) Google
12 3 (3.66%) SonicWALL
13 2 (2.44%) Juniper
13 2 (2.44%) MobileIron
13 2 (2.44%) Rackspace
13 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
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