The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 450 429 415
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 128 140 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.92% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 93 72
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£300 £332 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £308 £363
% change year-on-year
-19.34% -15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 15
Average hourly rate £17.33 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.31% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.10 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £29.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -25.00%
Thin Client
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16171 15218 16173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.95% 31.55% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9949 9558 9540
Average daily rate £413 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 614 799
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in England

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in England

Thin Client
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Thin Client Daily Rate Histogram in England

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in England

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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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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
London +18 59 £393 -12.77% 13
South East +10 22 £300 +20.00% 14
South West -34 20 £175 -22.22% 7
East Midlands +8 8 - - 2
North West -13 7 £212 -23.03%
East of England -30 7 £275 -26.66%
Yorkshire -9 1 £401 +3.35% 4
West Midlands -22 1 £113 -55.88% 1
Thin Client
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Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 275 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 184 (66.91%) Windows
3 169 (61.45%) Citrix
4 124 (45.09%) Microsoft
5 102 (37.09%) Windows 7
6 98 (35.64%) VMware
7 96 (34.91%) Active Directory
8 91 (33.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 74 (26.91%) ITIL
10 73 (26.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 71 (25.82%) Firewall
12 66 (24.00%) Cisco
13 63 (22.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 58 (21.09%) DNS
15 57 (20.73%) XenApp
16 56 (20.36%) CheckPoint
17 53 (19.27%) DHCP
17 53 (19.27%) HP
18 52 (18.91%) MS Exchange
19 51 (18.55%) MS Office
20 44 (16.00%) MS Excel
21 42 (15.27%) LAN
21 42 (15.27%) Finance
22 41 (14.91%) WAN
23 40 (14.55%) SAN
23 40 (14.55%) Migration
24 39 (14.18%) SCCM
25 37 (13.45%) SLA
25 37 (13.45%) SharePoint
25 37 (13.45%) Linux

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 52 (18.91%) MS Exchange
2 37 (13.45%) SharePoint
3 21 (7.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (3.64%) IBM Notes
7 9 (3.27%) WebSphere
7 9 (3.27%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.45%) Lync
8 4 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.73%) Site Server
10 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.73%) IIS
11 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
Applications
1 51 (18.55%) MS Office
2 44 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 4 (1.45%) RMDS
1 4 (1.45%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.73%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) Office 365
2 3 (1.09%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 71 (25.82%) Firewall
2 58 (21.09%) DNS
3 53 (19.27%) DHCP
4 42 (15.27%) LAN
5 41 (14.91%) WAN
6 40 (14.55%) SAN
7 34 (12.36%) BIG-IP
8 22 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
9 19 (6.91%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (6.55%) Network Security
11 17 (6.18%) Cisco IOS
11 17 (6.18%) DMVPN
11 17 (6.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 17 (6.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 17 (6.18%) TCP/IP
11 17 (6.18%) BGP
11 17 (6.18%) DSL
11 17 (6.18%) NetScreen
11 17 (6.18%) MPLS
11 17 (6.18%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.55%) EDRMS
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.45%) Cognos Impromptu
6 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.09%) MySQL
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 7 (2.55%) MSI
2 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.36%) Toad
2 1 (0.36%) InstallShield
General
1 42 (15.27%) Finance
2 18 (6.55%) Banking
3 10 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.18%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.45%) Retail
7 3 (1.09%) Local Government
7 3 (1.09%) Back Office
7 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.73%) Law
8 2 (0.73%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (20.36%) Analyst
2 26 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 21 (7.64%) Support Analyst
4 21 (7.64%) Desktop Support
5 19 (6.91%) Consultant
6 18 (6.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 17 (6.18%) Network Security Specialist
7 17 (6.18%) Network Specialist
7 17 (6.18%) Security Specialist
8 15 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (4.73%) Architect
9 13 (4.73%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.36%) Service Analyst
10 12 (4.36%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (3.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 9 (3.27%) 1st Line Support
13 8 (2.91%) Developer
13 8 (2.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 7 (2.55%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.36%) Web Services
2 10 (3.64%) Middleware
3 9 (3.27%) Application Packaging
4 5 (1.82%) REST
4 5 (1.82%) WebSockets
4 5 (1.82%) Ajax
4 5 (1.82%) Java EE
4 5 (1.82%) Swing
4 5 (1.82%) HTML
4 5 (1.82%) SOAP
5 4 (1.45%) Rendezvous
5 4 (1.45%) CSS
5 4 (1.45%) JavaFX
5 4 (1.45%) HTML5
5 4 (1.45%) RESTful
6 3 (1.09%) .NET
7 2 (0.73%) XML
8 1 (0.36%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.36%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 275 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 33 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (10.91%) Blackberry
4 9 (3.27%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.27%) Replication
5 8 (2.91%) Clustering
6 7 (2.55%) SWIFT
7 6 (2.18%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.82%) Open Source
9 4 (1.45%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.45%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.09%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.09%) PDA
10 3 (1.09%) CMDB
10 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.73%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.73%) AS400
11 2 (0.73%) EPoS
11 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 184 (66.91%) Windows
2 102 (37.09%) Windows 7
3 73 (26.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (22.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (13.45%) Linux
6 33 (12.00%) Windows XP
7 27 (9.82%) Solaris
8 19 (6.91%) UNIX
9 16 (5.82%) Windows 8
10 10 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.18%) AIX
13 4 (1.45%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.45%) HPUX
13 4 (1.45%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.09%) Android
14 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (26.91%) ITIL
2 40 (14.55%) Migration
3 26 (9.45%) Service Management
4 20 (7.27%) PRINCE2
5 18 (6.55%) E-Commerce
6 17 (6.18%) Service Delivery
7 14 (5.09%) Performance Management
8 12 (4.36%) Problem Management
9 11 (4.00%) Load Balancing
9 11 (4.00%) BCP
9 11 (4.00%) Configuration Management
10 10 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (3.64%) Project Management
10 10 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (3.64%) Line Management
10 10 (3.64%) Mentoring
11 9 (3.27%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (2.91%) Business Continuity
12 8 (2.91%) Incident Management
12 8 (2.91%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.27%) C
2 14 (5.09%) SQL
3 12 (4.36%) Java
4 11 (4.00%) Perl
5 9 (3.27%) VB
6 8 (2.91%) Korn
6 8 (2.91%) Bourne shell
7 5 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.73%) VBA
8 2 (0.73%) VBScript
9 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (9.82%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (7.64%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (6.18%) CCSE
4 17 (6.18%) CCNP
5 16 (5.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (5.09%) SC Cleared
7 12 (4.36%) Degree
8 11 (4.00%) MCSE
9 8 (2.91%) CCA
9 8 (2.91%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.82%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.82%) HNC
12 4 (1.45%) CCNA
13 3 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (1.09%) MCP
13 3 (1.09%) ISEB
14 2 (0.73%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.45%) SLA
2 5 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.73%) QA
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (34.91%) Active Directory
2 91 (33.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (20.73%) XenApp
4 27 (9.82%) Hyper-V
5 20 (7.27%) Xen
6 18 (6.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (6.18%) NLBS
7 17 (6.18%) XenDesktop
8 13 (4.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 12 (4.36%) Terminal Services
9 12 (4.36%) vSphere
10 9 (3.27%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (2.91%) VMware ESX
11 8 (2.91%) NFS
12 7 (2.55%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.45%) RHEV
13 4 (1.45%) KVM
14 3 (1.09%) XenServer
15 2 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
16 1 (0.36%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 39 (14.18%) SCCM
2 17 (6.18%) WSUS
3 9 (3.27%) Tivoli
4 8 (2.91%) NetBackup
4 8 (2.91%) Nagios
5 6 (2.18%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (1.45%) ARCserve
7 4 (1.45%) SCOM
8 3 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 3 (1.09%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.09%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (1.09%) DameWare
8 3 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.73%) MOM
9 2 (0.73%) OpenView
9 2 (0.73%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 169 (61.45%) Citrix
2 124 (45.09%) Microsoft
3 98 (35.64%) VMware
4 66 (24.00%) Cisco
5 56 (20.36%) CheckPoint
6 53 (19.27%) HP
7 25 (9.09%) Wyse
8 17 (6.18%) Blue Coat
8 17 (6.18%) Infoblox
8 17 (6.18%) Imperva
8 17 (6.18%) F5
9 16 (5.82%) IBM
10 15 (5.45%) Oracle
11 13 (4.73%) Red Hat
12 12 (4.36%) Avaya
13 11 (4.00%) Intel
14 10 (3.64%) Lotus
15 9 (3.27%) Veeam
15 9 (3.27%) Altiris
15 9 (3.27%) Dell
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