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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank 460 414 422
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +8
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 112 151 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 1.01% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 89 49
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£401 £360 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £430 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £293 £381
% change year-on-year
+32.47% -23.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.06% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.70 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+185.71% -6.66%
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
14780 14978 13086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.40% 31.67% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9125 9334 8055
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 582 610 676
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 27 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Thin Client Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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
London +7 53 £419 -2.61% 10
Yorkshire -19 14 £401 +0.12% 4
East of England 0 13 £425 +6.25% 4
South East -38 11 £325 +62.50% 10
South West -17 8 £350 +100.00% 1
North West -17 8 £233 -7.00% 6
East Midlands -12 3 £215 +14.66% 2
West Midlands -8 2 - - 4
Thin Client
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Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 133 (57.58%) Citrix
3 130 (56.28%) Windows
4 112 (48.48%) VMware
5 100 (43.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 95 (41.13%) Microsoft
7 79 (34.20%) Active Directory
8 72 (31.17%) DNS
9 70 (30.30%) Cisco
10 67 (29.00%) ITIL
11 65 (28.14%) DHCP
12 63 (27.27%) Firewall
13 60 (25.97%) Windows 7
14 55 (23.81%) CheckPoint
15 52 (22.51%) MS Excel
16 50 (21.65%) Linux
16 50 (21.65%) MS Office
17 48 (20.78%) HP
18 47 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
19 45 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
20 42 (18.18%) LAN
21 41 (17.75%) E-Commerce
22 40 (17.32%) BIG-IP
23 39 (16.88%) MS Exchange
24 38 (16.45%) XenApp
25 37 (16.02%) Network Security
26 36 (15.58%) F5
26 36 (15.58%) Cisco Certification
27 35 (15.15%) CCNP
27 35 (15.15%) Cisco ASA

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 39 (16.88%) MS Exchange
2 26 (11.26%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.03%) Lync
7 6 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.60%) IIS
8 5 (2.16%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.16%) WildFly
9 4 (1.73%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.30%) Site Server
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 52 (22.51%) MS Excel
2 50 (21.65%) MS Office
3 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.43%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.43%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.43%) RiskWrite
2 1 (0.43%) RMDS
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (31.17%) DNS
2 65 (28.14%) DHCP
3 63 (27.27%) Firewall
4 42 (18.18%) LAN
5 40 (17.32%) BIG-IP
6 37 (16.02%) Network Security
7 35 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (14.72%) DMVPN
8 34 (14.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 34 (14.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 34 (14.72%) Cisco IOS
8 34 (14.72%) NetScreen
8 34 (14.72%) OSPF
8 34 (14.72%) BGP
9 29 (12.55%) WAN
10 27 (11.69%) SAN
11 20 (8.66%) Internet
12 14 (6.06%) Wireless
13 11 (4.76%) TCP/IP
14 10 (4.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.16%) Ingres
2 5 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (2.16%) MySQL
2 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.73%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.73%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.43%) MS Access
5 1 (0.43%) DTS
5 1 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (3.46%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.73%) MSI
4 3 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.43%) Subversion
5 1 (0.43%) JIRA
5 1 (0.43%) Selenium
5 1 (0.43%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 30 (12.99%) Finance
2 6 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.16%) Banking
4 4 (1.73%) Publishing
5 3 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.30%) Law
5 3 (1.30%) Legal
6 2 (0.87%) Retail
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (15.58%) Network Specialist
2 34 (14.72%) Network Security Specialist
2 34 (14.72%) Analyst
2 34 (14.72%) Security Specialist
3 23 (9.96%) Consultant
4 22 (9.52%) Architect
5 16 (6.93%) Desktop Support
5 16 (6.93%) Support Analyst
6 15 (6.49%) Administrator
7 14 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.19%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (4.76%) Support Engineer
10 10 (4.33%) Help Desk Analyst
10 10 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (4.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 10 (4.33%) Help Desk Support
11 9 (3.90%) 1st Line Support
12 8 (3.46%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.76%) Web Services
2 7 (3.03%) XML
3 6 (2.60%) .NET
4 5 (2.16%) JMS
4 5 (2.16%) JSON
5 4 (1.73%) Application Packaging
5 4 (1.73%) J2EE
5 4 (1.73%) HTML
6 3 (1.30%) XSD
6 3 (1.30%) XSLT
7 2 (0.87%) Middleware
7 2 (0.87%) RESTful
8 1 (0.43%) HTML5
8 1 (0.43%) Itk
8 1 (0.43%) Swing
8 1 (0.43%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.43%) WCF
8 1 (0.43%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.43%) JavaFX
8 1 (0.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 231 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 47 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (12.55%) Blackberry
4 12 (5.19%) Smartcard
4 12 (5.19%) Smartphone
5 10 (4.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.73%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.73%) Replication
6 4 (1.73%) Clustering
6 4 (1.73%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.73%) CMDB
7 3 (1.30%) CESG
7 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.30%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.30%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.87%) NHS
8 2 (0.87%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.87%) iPad
8 2 (0.87%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 130 (56.28%) Windows
2 60 (25.97%) Windows 7
3 50 (21.65%) Linux
4 45 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (9.96%) Windows XP
6 23 (9.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (8.23%) Windows 8
8 16 (6.93%) Solaris
9 13 (5.63%) Windows Vista
10 8 (3.46%) UNIX
11 4 (1.73%) CentOS
11 4 (1.73%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.43%) NetWare
14 1 (0.43%) HPUX
14 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.00%) ITIL
2 41 (17.75%) E-Commerce
3 24 (10.39%) Service Management
4 22 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 21 (9.09%) Line Management
5 21 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 18 (7.79%) ITSM
6 18 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (6.06%) Change Management
8 13 (5.63%) Migration
9 12 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (4.76%) PRINCE2
10 11 (4.76%) Project Management
11 10 (4.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.46%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.46%) Business Continuity
12 8 (3.46%) Performance Management
12 8 (3.46%) Business Continuity Planning
13 7 (3.03%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.96%) C
2 21 (9.09%) SQL
3 15 (6.49%) Java
4 14 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.03%) Python
6 6 (2.60%) Perl
7 4 (1.73%) VBScript
8 3 (1.30%) C#
8 3 (1.30%) Ruby
8 3 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.43%) Korn
9 1 (0.43%) XPath
9 1 (0.43%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.43%) VB
9 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (15.58%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (15.15%) CCNP
3 34 (14.72%) CCSE
4 28 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 23 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (7.36%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (7.36%) SC Cleared
7 14 (6.06%) MCP
8 13 (5.63%) MCITP
8 13 (5.63%) Degree
9 10 (4.33%) MCDST
9 10 (4.33%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (4.33%) A+ Certification
10 9 (3.90%) MCSE
11 6 (2.60%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.73%) CCA
13 3 (1.30%) CCEA
13 3 (1.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.30%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.36%) SLA
2 4 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) COBIT
3 1 (0.43%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) HL7
3 1 (0.43%) DICOM
3 1 (0.43%) TickIT
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 100 (43.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (34.20%) Active Directory
3 38 (16.45%) XenApp
4 32 (13.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 21 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 17 (7.36%) vSphere
7 13 (5.63%) Xen
7 13 (5.63%) Terminal Services
8 11 (4.76%) XenDesktop
9 10 (4.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (3.46%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (2.60%) NLBS
11 6 (2.60%) XenServer
12 5 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (2.16%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.73%) VirtualBox
14 3 (1.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 3 (1.30%) VMware ESX
14 3 (1.30%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (9.52%) SCCM
2 10 (4.33%) WSUS
3 8 (3.46%) HP SIM
4 6 (2.60%) Puppet
5 5 (2.16%) SCOM
5 5 (2.16%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (1.73%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.87%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.43%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.43%) DameWare
9 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 133 (57.58%) Citrix
2 112 (48.48%) VMware
3 95 (41.13%) Microsoft
4 70 (30.30%) Cisco
5 55 (23.81%) CheckPoint
6 48 (20.78%) HP
7 36 (15.58%) F5
8 34 (14.72%) Blue Coat
8 34 (14.72%) Infoblox
8 34 (14.72%) Imperva
9 15 (6.49%) Reuters
9 15 (6.49%) Bloomberg
10 12 (5.19%) Oracle
10 12 (5.19%) AppSense
11 10 (4.33%) Dell
11 10 (4.33%) CQG
12 9 (3.90%) SAP
13 8 (3.46%) Apple
14 7 (3.03%) Wyse
15 6 (2.60%) Remedy
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