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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 2 July 2022 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 > London
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 571 497 388
Rank change year-on-year -74 -109 +208
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 11 7 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.028% 0.025% 0.057%
As % of the System Software category 0.22% 0.18% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
10th Percentile £185 £201 -
25th Percentile £278 £224 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £300 £265 £440
Median % change year-on-year +13.21% -39.77% +125.64%
75th Percentile £350 £304 £510
90th Percentile £391 £326 £564
England median daily rate £325 £160 £400
% change year-on-year +103.13% -60.00% +95.12%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,909 3,825 2,703
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.39% 13.82% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,708 2,818 1,992
10th Percentile £300 £358 £263
25th Percentile £463 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £564 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.33% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £625 £600
90th Percentile £750 £700 £668
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 40
10th Percentile £14.75 £15.31 £12.42
25th Percentile £20.50 £20.00 £15.78
Median hourly rate £30.75 £36.50 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -15.75% +78.05% -2.38%
75th Percentile £49.53 £51.63 £40.53
90th Percentile £77.03 £73.80 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.38 £17.17
% change year-on-year +8.84% +7.00% +2.57%

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Terminal Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Services in London

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Terminal Services in London.

Daily rate trend for Terminal Services in London

Terminal Services
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Terminal Services in London over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Terminal Services in London

Terminal Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Terminal Services in London.

Hourly rate trend for Terminal Services in London

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -27 3 £375 +97.37% 1
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Terminal Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) SCCM
4 6 (54.55%) Service Management
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (45.45%) Azure
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
6 4 (36.36%) OfficeScan
6 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) SCOrch
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 4 (36.36%) PKI
6 4 (36.36%) Clustering
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) XenApp
6 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
6 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Public Sector
8 2 (18.18%) Server Management
8 2 (18.18%) Storage Management
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
8 2 (18.18%) VPN
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL

Terminal Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (9.09%) AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) AdminStudio
1 2 (18.18%) MSI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Public Sector
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Packager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Packager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
1 4 (36.36%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Server Management
3 2 (18.18%) Storage Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
4 1 (9.09%) Break/Fix
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (9.09%) MetaFrame
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 4 (36.36%) OfficeScan
2 4 (36.36%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Acronis
6 1 (9.09%) Autodesk
6 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
6 1 (9.09%) ConnectWise
6 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Ivanti
6 1 (9.09%) Reuters