The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 90 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.076% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £188 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £264 £423 £350
% change year-on-year
-37.63% +20.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
338 243 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.88% 18.52% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 122 120
Average daily rate £288 £301 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% -19.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 32
Average hourly rate £13.86 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.72% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £11.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.05 £40.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Thin Client
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Thin Client Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 2 £250 - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2
Derbyshire - - - -
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 9 (64.29%) MS Office
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Citrix
6 5 (35.71%) Migration
6 5 (35.71%) VLAN
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 3 (21.43%) Wireless
9 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 2 (14.29%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) LAN
9 2 (14.29%) VMware
9 2 (14.29%) DHCP
9 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
9 2 (14.29%) Office 365
10 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (7.14%) Degree
10 1 (7.14%) XenApp
10 1 (7.14%) XenServer
10 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
10 1 (7.14%) Lync
10 1 (7.14%) PABX
10 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
10 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Lync
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Site Server
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VLAN
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (7.14%) PABX
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) WLAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Rollout Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenServer
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Google
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