The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Terminal Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Terminal Services
England / East Midlands
Rank - 96 90
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.062% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category - 0.61% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +55.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -11.46% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.25

Terminal Services is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 206 165 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.92% 10.23% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 85 92
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £144 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 36
Median hourly rate £12.26 £13.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.67% -11.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £9.82 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.93% +6.45%  

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Terminal Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Services in the East Midlands

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Services in the East Midlands

Terminal Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Services in the East Midlands

Terminal Services
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware