The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank 86 85 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.072% 0.080% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.32% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £263 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £15.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year
+37.09% +6.82%
Thin Client
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
331 313 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.74% 25.14% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 185 92
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £235 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 3
Average hourly rate £39.50 £25.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.00% +101.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Thin Client
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Server Building
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Server Building
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
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