The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 120 120 116
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 7 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.30% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Average daily rate £375 £588 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% +46.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £528 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £593 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £388 £263
% change year-on-year
-17.74% +47.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +127.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £14.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+45.76% -
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
634 692 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.61% 27.04% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 393 343
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £180 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 64 65
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Hertfordshire +13 7 £375 - 1
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) IP Telephony
5 6 (50.00%) Project Management
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Siemens
6 5 (41.67%) Nortel
6 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) LAN
6 5 (41.67%) WAN
6 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (41.67%) Advertising
6 5 (41.67%) VLAN
6 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
6 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
8 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) CCNP
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (16.67%) OSPF
9 2 (16.67%) BGP
9 2 (16.67%) NetScreen

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) IP Telephony
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
2 5 (41.67%) VLAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DMVPN
3 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Network Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Check Point Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco VoIP Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior VoIP Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCSE
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
1 9 (75.00%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (41.67%) Nortel
4 5 (41.67%) Siemens
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 2 (16.67%) F5
6 2 (16.67%) Imperva
6 2 (16.67%) Infoblox
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Lotus