Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 359 338 353
Rank change year-on-year -21 +15 -41
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 9 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.054% 0.077% 0.100%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 0.60% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 13
South East median daily rate £550 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +99.82% -8.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £170 £250 £214
90th Percentile £687 £461 £348
England median daily rate £288 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +4.55% -15.38% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +24.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21.25 £21.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.75 £21.75 £147.75
England median hourly rate £13.00 £16.15 £15.85
% change year-on-year -19.50% +1.89% -20.75%

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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,470 2,001 2,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.92% 12.91% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,428 1,157 1,127
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +0.73%
10th Percentile £143 £191 £158
90th Percentile £563 £538 £500
England median daily rate £440 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% +8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 184 226
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -14.29% +10.24%
10th Percentile £10.23 £10.26 £11.25
90th Percentile £42.82 £48.46 £47.83
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.03 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.96% +3.39% -

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 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
Thames Valley -9 6 £600 - 1
Berkshire - 6 £600 -
Surrey - 2 £170 - 1
Hampshire -5 1 £180 -34.60%
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) SCCM
4 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
4 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
4 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (55.56%) Skype
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) SUSE
5 4 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) SCOM
7 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
7 1 (11.11%) XenApp
7 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
7 1 (11.11%) EdgeSight
7 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) CCA
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification

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 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Mac OS
2 5 (55.56%) SUSE
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) EdgeSight
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft