The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.55% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £588 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £388 £263
% change year-on-year
-17.74% +47.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £14.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+45.76% -
Thin Client
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
98 108 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.52% 27.98% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 83 28
Average daily rate £450 £430 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.30 £8.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £18.25 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Thin Client across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Thin Client across the Bedfordshire region.

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Thin Client across the Bedfordshire region.

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Thin Client
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Thin Client also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Thin Client.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Thin Client also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Thin Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco VoIP Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Senior VoIP Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware