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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 518 483 434
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -49
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 73 99 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.67% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 70 78
Average daily rate £325 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £150 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £388 £220
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +76.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 13
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.69 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% -16.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £9.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+126.31% -32.14%
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
15359 14723 14698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.48% 31.62% 32.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10044 9274 8993
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 599 621 636
Average hourly rate £22.31 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.93% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -9 22 £490 +18.78% 3
South East +15 14 £299 -8.07% 5
South West +4 13 £235 +23.68%
North West -11 8 £325 +132.14% 1
East of England -4 7 £375 -36.17% 1
West Midlands - 5 £142 - 2
Yorkshire -31 2 - -
East Midlands -10 1 £210 -23.63% 3
North East -21 1 £95 - 1
Thin Client
UK

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 92 (70.77%) Windows
3 67 (51.54%) Citrix
4 63 (48.46%) Active Directory
5 48 (36.92%) VMware
5 48 (36.92%) Windows Server
6 42 (32.31%) Microsoft
7 38 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (29.23%) Windows 7
8 34 (26.15%) ITIL
9 33 (25.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (21.54%) Cisco
11 24 (18.46%) HP
11 24 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (18.46%) DNS
12 23 (17.69%) Data Centre
13 21 (16.15%) Firewall
14 20 (15.38%) XenApp
15 19 (14.62%) XenDesktop
15 19 (14.62%) Wyse
15 19 (14.62%) Windows XP
16 18 (13.85%) C
16 18 (13.85%) CheckPoint
16 18 (13.85%) SCCM
17 17 (13.08%) MS Office
17 17 (13.08%) DHCP
17 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (12.31%) Microsoft App-V
18 16 (12.31%) MS Exchange
19 15 (11.54%) XML

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.62%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.77%) JBoss
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (13.08%) MS Office
2 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.31%) AutoCAD
3 3 (2.31%) Siemens NX
4 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.54%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (1.54%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) Office 365
2 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.54%) GitHub
4 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.46%) DNS
2 21 (16.15%) Firewall
3 17 (13.08%) DHCP
4 12 (9.23%) HTTP
4 12 (9.23%) NetScaler
5 11 (8.46%) DVB
5 11 (8.46%) LAN
6 10 (7.69%) Network Security
7 9 (6.92%) BGP
7 9 (6.92%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (6.92%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (6.92%) OSPF
7 9 (6.92%) WAN
8 8 (6.15%) DMVPN
8 8 (6.15%) IP Telephony
8 8 (6.15%) NetScreen
9 7 (5.38%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (5.38%) SAN
10 6 (4.62%) BIG-IP
10 6 (4.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.77%) MS Access
2 1 (0.77%) OLTP
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.77%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Cucumber
1 6 (4.62%) Maven
2 4 (3.08%) MSI
3 3 (2.31%) Subversion
4 1 (0.77%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (10.77%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Advertising
2 6 (4.62%) Billing
3 5 (3.85%) Back Office
3 5 (3.85%) Law
4 3 (2.31%) Retail
4 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
5 1 (0.77%) German Language
5 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Local Government
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Military
5 1 (0.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (22.31%) Analyst
2 18 (13.85%) Desktop Support
3 13 (10.00%) Consultant
3 13 (10.00%) Developer
4 11 (8.46%) Support Analyst
4 11 (8.46%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Network Specialist
6 9 (6.92%) Desktop Analyst
6 9 (6.92%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 9 (6.92%) Security Specialist
6 9 (6.92%) Support Consultant
7 8 (6.15%) Network Security Specialist
8 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (4.62%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.62%) Agile Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Citrix Specialist
9 6 (4.62%) Citrix Support
9 6 (4.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Check Point Specialist
10 5 (3.85%) Citrix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.54%) XML
2 12 (9.23%) XSD
3 10 (7.69%) HTML
4 6 (4.62%) Flash
4 6 (4.62%) HTML5
4 6 (4.62%) JSON
4 6 (4.62%) Spring
5 4 (3.08%) XSLT
6 3 (2.31%) DHTML
6 3 (2.31%) Itk
6 3 (2.31%) Web Services
6 3 (2.31%) XSL
7 2 (1.54%) Middleware
8 1 (0.77%) .NET
8 1 (0.77%) ODBC
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.77%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 130 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 23 (17.69%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.46%) Interactive TV
3 11 (8.46%) MPEG
4 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.62%) STB
5 6 (4.62%) User Experience
5 6 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.08%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.08%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.54%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.54%) Handset
8 2 (1.54%) iPhone
8 2 (1.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.77%) iPad
9 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.77%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 92 (70.77%) Windows
2 48 (36.92%) Windows Server
3 38 (29.23%) Windows 7
4 33 (25.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (14.62%) Windows XP
7 13 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (9.23%) Linux
9 7 (5.38%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.08%) Unix
11 3 (2.31%) Android
12 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.54%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.77%) NetWare
13 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.15%) ITIL
2 17 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (9.23%) Scrum
4 11 (8.46%) Service Management
5 10 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 10 (7.69%) Migration
5 10 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (6.92%) TDD
7 8 (6.15%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.15%) Project Management
8 7 (5.38%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.38%) ITIL V3
8 7 (5.38%) Kanban
9 6 (4.62%) Application Packaging
9 6 (4.62%) Line Management
9 6 (4.62%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.62%) MVC
9 6 (4.62%) Pair Programming
10 5 (3.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.85%) C
2 11 (8.46%) ANSI C
3 9 (6.92%) C++
3 9 (6.92%) Java
3 9 (6.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.92%) SQL
4 6 (4.62%) ActionScript
5 4 (3.08%) XPath
6 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.31%) Tcl
7 2 (1.54%) AWK
7 2 (1.54%) Perl
7 2 (1.54%) Python
7 2 (1.54%) sed
7 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.69%) CCNP
4 10 (7.69%) MCSE
5 7 (5.38%) CCNA
6 6 (4.62%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.62%) MCSA
7 5 (3.85%) CCSE
8 3 (2.31%) Degree
9 2 (1.54%) CCIE
9 2 (1.54%) HNC
9 2 (1.54%) MCP
9 2 (1.54%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.15%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.77%) HL7
2 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.77%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 63 (48.46%) Active Directory
2 38 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.38%) XenApp
4 19 (14.62%) XenDesktop
5 16 (12.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (6.15%) vSphere
6 8 (6.15%) XenServer
7 5 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (3.08%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.54%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.77%) NLBS
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.77%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (13.85%) SCCM
2 4 (3.08%) SCOM
2 4 (3.08%) Windows Intune
3 3 (2.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.54%) Puppet
4 2 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.77%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.77%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.77%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.77%) SCSM
5 1 (0.77%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.77%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (51.54%) Citrix
2 48 (36.92%) VMware
3 42 (32.31%) Microsoft
4 28 (21.54%) Cisco
5 24 (18.46%) HP
6 19 (14.62%) Wyse
7 18 (13.85%) CheckPoint
8 11 (8.46%) OpenTV
9 10 (7.69%) AppSense
10 8 (6.15%) Blue Coat
10 8 (6.15%) F5
10 8 (6.15%) Imperva
10 8 (6.15%) Infoblox
11 5 (3.85%) Nortel
11 5 (3.85%) Remedy
11 5 (3.85%) Siemens
12 4 (3.08%) CA
12 4 (3.08%) Symantec
13 3 (2.31%) Apple
13 3 (2.31%) Google
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