Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 July 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 366 365
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1 -54
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 11 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.069% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.55% 1.13% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 9
South East median daily rate £325 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.83% -3.69% +103.13%
10th Percentile £203 £150 £207
90th Percentile £463 £357 £388
England median daily rate £275 £300 £325
% change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
South East median hourly rate - £33.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +57.50%
England median hourly rate £13.75 £28.00 £20.60
% change year-on-year -50.89% +35.92% +3.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2009 2471 2555
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 12.52% 13.26% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1507 1325
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +10.08%
10th Percentile £162 £181 £183
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 192 294
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +6.45%
10th Percentile £10.48 £11.29 £11.25
90th Percentile £44.00 £46.00 £40.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.92% -4.69% +3.23%

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Terminal Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Services in the South East

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Services in the South East

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terminal Services in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terminal Services in the South East

Terminal Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Services in the South East

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Hampshire +12 9 £275 -13.11%
Berkshire +32 2 £463 +42.46%
Thames Valley +11 2 £463 +42.46%
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) IIS
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) LDAP
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow

Terminal Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (54.55%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LDAP
1 4 (36.36%) PuTTY
1 4 (36.36%) WinSCP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
1 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Service Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) BDD
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
2 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Server Building
2 2 (18.18%) Test Management
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) F#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Firmware
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) vRealize
2 2 (18.18%) EdgeSight
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (9.09%) PowerCLI
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (9.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) HP
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) BT
4 2 (18.18%) IronPort
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec