The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank - 118 109
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the System Software category - 1.35% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £58.75 £18.00 £27.65
% change year-on-year
+226.38% -34.90%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
204 222 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.27% 8.59% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 98 103
Average daily rate £335 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £185 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 33
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £29.75 £24.50
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 West Midlands

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (20.00%) CAD
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Automotive
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) PKI
5 1 (20.00%) Brocade
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Server Support
1 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Server Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) CAD
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade