The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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
Wales / South Wales
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.35% - -
As % of the System Software category 2.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £134 - -
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 South Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 89 67 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.75% 11.63% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 32 17
Median daily rate £225 £238 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -32.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £128 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +323.07% +18.18%  
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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Services in South Wales

Terminal Services
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Cardiff - 2 £134 -
Terminal Services
Wales

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) arcserve
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) arcserve
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec