The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 28 June 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 136 140
Contract jobs citing Terminal Services 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category - 1.50% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £288 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £231
% change year-on-year +3.83% +35.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.73 £28.50 £79.05
% change year-on-year -51.81% -63.94%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 211 334 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 10.34% 11.92% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 377 331
Median daily rate £350 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £623 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 43
Median hourly rate £11.75 £18.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.48% +48.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.40 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £24.75 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Services in Yorkshire

Terminal Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terminal Services in Yorkshire

Terminal Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Terminal Services in Yorkshire