Period
to 8 December 2021

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 8 December 2021 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
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 580 386 540
Rank change year-on-year -194 +154 +82
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 8 1 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.006% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category 0.15% 0.044% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 10
10th Percentile £343 " £158
25th Percentile £507 £128 £205
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £533 £135 £338
Median % change year-on-year +294.44% -60.00% +68.75%
75th Percentile £584 £143 £400
90th Percentile £613 " £402
England median daily rate £325 £235 £320
% change year-on-year +38.30% -26.56% +70.67%

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 5,268 2,253 4,990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.81% 13.80% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,953 1,649 3,684
10th Percentile £325 £300 £185
25th Percentile £460 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -4.76%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £594
90th Percentile £713 £700 £663
England median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 22 113
10th Percentile £16.78 £12.52 £12.44
25th Percentile £21.48 £12.76 £15.00
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.25 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +12.36% +18.98% -1.58%
75th Percentile £37.26 £27.81 £22.00
90th Percentile £63.58 £45.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 8 December 2021.

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 8 December 2021. 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
Central London -49 1 £190 +40.74%
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (62.50%) PKI
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Hitachi
3 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) vRealize
3 5 (62.50%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (62.50%) VSAN
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) VMware NSX
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
6 2 (25.00%) vCenter Server
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP

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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) VSAN
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) 802.11
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) PKI
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) iSeries
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ArchiMate
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Proactive Maintenance
3 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (62.50%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (62.50%) VMware NSX
3 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (62.50%) vRealize
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Dell
2 5 (62.50%) Hitachi
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) CyberArk
3 1 (12.50%) Epicor
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Ivanti
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam