The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 64 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £750 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £212
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +41.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+0.88% +2.32%
Thin Client
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
264 355 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.17% 30.50% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 239 120
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £313 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £538 £617
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.67 £14.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.34 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Thin Client as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +15 3 £750 -
Thin Client
North West

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Thin Client 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (87.50%) Migration
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Office 365
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
3 4 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) SCOrch
3 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (50.00%) PKI
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (37.50%) AppSense
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (87.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (50.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (50.00%) PKI
3 3 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (37.50%) Service Design
3 3 (37.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
1 4 (50.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) AppSense
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Wyse