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 3 months to 27 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 / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 420 414 420
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 4 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.060% 0.061%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% 0.53% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Median daily rate £208 £200 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -44.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £160 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £360 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £231
% change year-on-year +3.83% +35.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.73 £28.00 £79.05
% change year-on-year -50.95% -64.57%  

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2204 2455 2237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.59% 11.27% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1760 1498
Median daily rate £450 £450 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 63 120
Median hourly rate £21.33 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.44% -15.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £22.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Services in London

Terminal Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 27 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
City of London -5 2 £190 - 3
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) SSL
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (41.67%) Replication
6 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (33.33%) BitLocker
6 4 (33.33%) Veeam
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 4 (33.33%) IPsec

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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (8.33%) Confluence
5 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) SSL
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
3 4 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) ADSL
5 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) NAS
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Support
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Flash
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) CMDB
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (8.33%) NHS
4 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) BitLocker
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) PowerCLI
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) Veeam
5 3 (25.00%) Apple
6 1 (8.33%) Adobe
6 1 (8.33%) Altiris
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) McAfee
6 1 (8.33%) Polycom
6 1 (8.33%) Remedy
6 1 (8.33%) Xerox
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