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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank 116 132 105
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 14 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 0.54% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 2.10% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
Average daily rate
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£313 £400 £259
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +54.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £273 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £402 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £264 £423
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -37.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -6.66%
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
697 811 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.18% 25.67% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 424 253
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £174 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 50 55
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

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
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 17 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Thin Client Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2015. 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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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
Essex +12 8 £450 +12.50%
Hertfordshire +9 1 - - 4
Norfolk - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Thin Client
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) JSON
4 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (25.00%) Line Management
4 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (25.00%) WildFly
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) Ingres
4 5 (25.00%) JMS
4 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) MySQL
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) SAP
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 5 (25.00%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (25.00%) WildFly
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Lync
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.00%) SNMP
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) OSPF
5 1 (5.00%) BGP
5 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Ingres
2 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Network Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Packager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
1 5 (25.00%) JMS
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 5 (25.00%) Solaris
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) Line Management
2 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (10.00%) Information Governance
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) TickIT
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Citrix
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) KANA
4 3 (15.00%) hybris
5 2 (10.00%) Intel
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.00%) Imperva