Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 187 179
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +22
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 25 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.49% 0.041% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 3.36% 0.30% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 19
East of England median daily rate £300 - £425
10th Percentile £138 - £390
90th Percentile £384 - £438
England median daily rate £275 £300 £350
% change year-on-year -8.33% -14.29% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £11.50 - £137.50
10th Percentile £10.19 - £118.75
90th Percentile £14.37 - £156.25
England median hourly rate £13.75 £21.13 £19.05
% change year-on-year -34.91% +10.89% -4.75%

Terminal Services is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 743 663 792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.53% 13.61% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 359 362
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +22.73%
10th Percentile £130 £163 £146
90th Percentile £550 £496 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 89 178
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.73 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £28.56 £40.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Terminal Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 11 £300 -
Essex - 11 £138 -
Cambridgeshire -10 3 £325 -
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (76.00%) ITIL
3 14 (56.00%) Service Management
3 14 (56.00%) DameWare
4 13 (52.00%) ITSM
5 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (40.00%) Windows
8 9 (36.00%) Citrix
8 9 (36.00%) SLA
8 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
8 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (32.00%) Backup Exec
9 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
9 8 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (32.00%) HP
9 8 (32.00%) NetApp
9 8 (32.00%) Symantec
10 7 (28.00%) Clustering
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (28.00%) MCSA
10 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (28.00%) SQL
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (28.00%) Replication
11 6 (24.00%) NetBackup
11 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (24.00%) SCCM

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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) MediaWiki
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DHCP
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
1 6 (24.00%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (24.00%) NAS
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (24.00%) WebEx
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) WLAN
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Coordinator
3 4 (16.00%) Storage Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Coordinator
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Clustering
2 7 (28.00%) Replication
3 4 (16.00%) NHS
4 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (8.00%) PDA
6 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Debian
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
3 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Service Management
3 13 (52.00%) ITSM
4 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL V2
7 2 (8.00%) Line Management
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.00%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (4.00%) High Availability
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (4.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Server Building
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) MCSA
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (20.00%) MCSE
3 5 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.00%) CCNP
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCP
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCA
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.00%) XenServer
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) DameWare
2 8 (32.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (24.00%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (24.00%) NetBackup
3 6 (24.00%) SCCM
3 6 (24.00%) SCOM
4 5 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) HP
4 8 (32.00%) NetApp
4 8 (32.00%) Symantec
5 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) CommVault
5 6 (24.00%) Dell
5 6 (24.00%) EqualLogic
5 6 (24.00%) IBM
5 6 (24.00%) Veritas
6 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.00%) AppSense
7 1 (4.00%) Avaya