The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 June 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.

Microsoft Terminal Services
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 128 142
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.078% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 3.17% 0.54% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £206 £300 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.24% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £279
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £313 £200
% change year-on-year +19.80% +56.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.03 - £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.73 £28.50 £79.05
% change year-on-year -51.81% -63.94%  

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 of England with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 347 367 454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 14.93% 14.40% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 198 241
Median daily rate £338 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £155 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 76 80
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -29.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £13.75 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £41.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +22.85%  

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Services in the East of England

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terminal Services in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terminal Services in the East of England

Terminal Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Services in the East of England

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Essex - 7 £138 -
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £325 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £138 -
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) Service Management
3 8 (61.54%) DameWare
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) ITSM
5 6 (46.15%) SLA
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) WebEx
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 2 (15.38%) MCP
8 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 2 (15.38%) Unix
8 2 (15.38%) Solaris
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) MCSA
8 2 (15.38%) Apache
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) WLAN
8 2 (15.38%) WAN
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (15.38%) NetApp
8 2 (15.38%) NHS

Terminal Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) WebEx
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Coordinator
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Coordinator
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 2 (15.38%) PDA
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Debian
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Service Management
3 7 (53.85%) ITSM
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) MCTS
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) DameWare
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (15.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Toshiba