The 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 86 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.40% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 0.58% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £218 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £308 £355
% change year-on-year
-8.94% -13.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £11.84
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +14.02%
Thin Client
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
325 344 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.45% 21.26% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 171 102
Average daily rate £336 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £175 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 29
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £8.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £54.26 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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
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 29 August 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
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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
Leicestershire +14 6 £450 +350.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) MS Office
4 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
5 7 (53.85%) XenApp
5 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
5 7 (53.85%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) LAN
6 6 (46.15%) Wireless
6 6 (46.15%) Migration
7 5 (38.46%) WAN
8 4 (30.77%) Smartphone
9 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
9 3 (23.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle
9 3 (23.08%) ERP
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (23.08%) JD Edwards
9 3 (23.08%) Office 365
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
10 2 (15.38%) Lync
10 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 2 (15.38%) UNIX
10 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
10 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (15.38%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (15.38%) Lync
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Site Server
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) Wireless
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) WLAN
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) PABX
4 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (30.77%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) XenApp
1 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) JD Edwards
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
Leicester, Leicestershire
Robert Walters
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Posted: 3 days ago