Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 604 583 585
Rank change year-on-year -21 +2 0
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 28 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.026% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 0.42% 0.24% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 13
London median daily rate £228 £235 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.19% -21.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £149 £185 £200
90th Percentile £399 £414 £438
England median daily rate £266 £275 £300
% change year-on-year -3.18% -8.41% -7.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 12
London median hourly rate £15.37 £25.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.51% +58.73% -87.01%
10th Percentile £13.79 £25.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.16 £25.00 £19.50
England median hourly rate £17.25 £13.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +25.45% -50.00% -12.70%

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 6,601 4,625 4,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.31% 10.96% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,830 3,232 3,523
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £200 £185 £194
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 121 140
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £14.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +37.12% -12.06%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.88 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £27.53
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.92% -4.69%

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terminal Services in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
West London - 3 - -
Central London -40 1 £225 -4.26%
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
4 9 (32.14%) Office 365
5 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco
5 8 (28.57%) Citrix
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (25.00%) VMware
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
7 6 (21.43%) HP
7 6 (21.43%) DNS
7 6 (21.43%) Firewall
8 5 (17.86%) Change Management
8 5 (17.86%) Internet
8 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (17.86%) DHCP
8 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
8 5 (17.86%) Retail
8 5 (17.86%) Network Design
8 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
8 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
8 5 (17.86%) Service Continuity Management

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 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) Acrobat
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (3.57%) G Suite
4 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) DHCP
2 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 5 (17.86%) Skype
3 4 (14.29%) IPsec
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) VoIP
3 4 (14.29%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
4 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 3 (10.71%) SSL
5 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) PPTP
6 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) AdminStudio
1 3 (10.71%) MSI
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Desktop Support
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Network Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Packager
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.57%) AS400
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) iSeries
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) PDA
4 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) Network Design
3 5 (17.86%) Service Continuity Management
4 4 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.71%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (10.71%) Service Design
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) SFIA
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) MCITP
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (10.71%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) BitLocker
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (10.71%) XenApp
4 2 (7.14%) IAG
5 1 (3.57%) Firmware
5 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) Mitel
6 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.14%) Adobe
7 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) Epicor
8 1 (3.57%) Google
8 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
8 1 (3.57%) NetApp
8 1 (3.57%) Sophos
8 1 (3.57%) Symantec
8 1 (3.57%) Veeam