The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 120 102 114
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 11 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.62% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 4.33% 7.49% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
Average daily rate
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£319 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £250 £155
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +61.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+23.45% +39.65%
Terminal Services
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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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
254 187 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.58% 8.28% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 77 67
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £180 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 47
Average hourly rate £14.24 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.90% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.30 £8.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £35.00 £39.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Terminal Services Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Terminal Services Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Terminal Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Terminal Services Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -9 6 £338 +50.00% 1
North Yorkshire -13 2 - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) IPsec
7 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) SLA
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) Apache
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (16.67%) VPLS

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) IPsec
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) VPLS
4 2 (16.67%) DMVPN
4 2 (16.67%) HSRP
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) OSPF
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 2 (16.67%) VRRP
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Redis
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
1 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (16.67%) Network Design
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) CCSE
2 2 (16.67%) RHCA
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) VCAP
2 2 (16.67%) VCP5
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCDA
2 2 (16.67%) CCDP
2 2 (16.67%) CCSA
2 2 (16.67%) RHCE
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCEE
3 1 (8.33%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Samba
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Intel
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam
3 1 (8.33%) Mitel
3 1 (8.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard