The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 29 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.

Microsoft Terminal Services
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 56
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.29% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category - 2.78% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £356 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £323 £313
% change year-on-year +0.77% +3.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 69 72 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 11.75% 10.48% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 41
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £625 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £369 £350
% change year-on-year -5.08% +5.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 15
Median hourly rate £11.75 £15.75 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.39% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.98 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £23.10 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Services in Hertfordshire

Terminal Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Services in Hertfordshire