The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Terminal Services
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - - 0.51%
As % of the System Software category - - 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £323 £325
% change year-on-year -3.02% -0.76%  
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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 52 175 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 7.77% 17.34% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 107 79
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 14
Median hourly rate £52.50 £55.55 £16.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.49% +236.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.65 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Services in Reading

Terminal Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Services in Reading