The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 80 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.094% 0.39% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 1.11% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £405 £351 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.30% -29.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £264
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.75 £40.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-70.62% +158.06%
Thin Client
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
329 452 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.98% 34.82% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 194 152
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £463 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 23
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +7.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £40.00 £20.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +2 1 £405 -
Thin Client
South East

Thin Client
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) UAT Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) UAT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) VMware