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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Thin Client
England / East of England
Rank 117 121 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 1.04% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Median daily rate £120 £375 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -36.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £10.25
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +109.75%

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
686 674 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.06% 28.72% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 378 386
Median daily rate £350 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £187 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 89 56
Median hourly rate £29.61 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.40% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Thin Client as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Thin Client Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Bedfordshire - 3 £120 -
Hertfordshire -8 1 £285 -24.00% 3
Thin Client
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 15 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (73.33%) Citrix
5 10 (66.67%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) Release Management
7 5 (33.33%) Network Security
7 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (33.33%) PMP
7 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
7 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
9 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (20.00%) VMware
10 2 (13.33%) Information Security
10 2 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) GIS
10 2 (13.33%) CISSP
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 2 (13.33%) Dell
10 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
11 1 (6.67%) XenApp
11 1 (6.67%) XenServer

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) GIS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 5 (33.33%) PMP
1 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Nortel
4 1 (6.67%) Siemens