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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 513 500 426
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -74
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 99 113 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.68% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 57 117
Median daily rate £333 £383 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.07% +45.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £222 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £497 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £325 £264
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 16
Median hourly rate £18.25 £30.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.16% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £16.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £44.50 £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £40.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-70.62% +158.06%
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
16654 16562 16606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.59% 32.16% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10975 10192 10281
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 629 726
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Thin Client as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -46 29 £335 -23.42% 4
North West +8 24 £408 +25.38%
North East -22 16 £230 -53.53% 1
South East -15 11 £375 +15.38% 7
South West 0 10 £325 +16.07% 1
West Midlands -10 3 £475 -
East of England -10 3 £213 -32.00%
Yorkshire -4 2 - - 2
Thin Client
UK

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Thin Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 172 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 124 (72.09%) Windows
3 92 (53.49%) Active Directory
4 87 (50.58%) Citrix
5 73 (42.44%) VMware
5 73 (42.44%) Windows Server
6 68 (39.53%) Microsoft
7 57 (33.14%) Windows 7
8 52 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (28.49%) SCCM
11 46 (26.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 45 (26.16%) XenApp
13 40 (23.26%) DNS
14 39 (22.67%) HP
14 39 (22.67%) AppSense
15 36 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
15 36 (20.93%) Data Centre
16 35 (20.35%) Security Cleared
16 35 (20.35%) MS Office
16 35 (20.35%) MS Exchange
17 33 (19.19%) ITIL
17 33 (19.19%) DHCP
17 33 (19.19%) Wyse
18 31 (18.02%) Windows Server 2012
19 27 (15.70%) Cisco
20 26 (15.12%) XenDesktop
21 25 (14.53%) SQL Server
22 24 (13.95%) Migration
23 23 (13.37%) Agile Software Development

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (20.35%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.05%) SharePoint
2 19 (11.05%) Skype for Business
3 13 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (4.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.33%) Live Communications Server
8 2 (1.16%) IIS
8 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.58%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.58%) JBoss
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.58%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 35 (20.35%) MS Office
2 23 (13.37%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.74%) PaintShop Pro
3 3 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.05%) Office 365
2 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.33%) SaaS
4 3 (1.74%) GitHub
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (23.26%) DNS
2 33 (19.19%) DHCP
3 20 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (11.05%) NetScaler
5 17 (9.88%) HTTP
6 15 (8.72%) 3G
7 14 (8.14%) WAN
8 13 (7.56%) DVB
8 13 (7.56%) Firewall
8 13 (7.56%) LAN
9 12 (6.98%) Internet
9 12 (6.98%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (6.98%) Skype
9 12 (6.98%) TCP/IP
10 9 (5.23%) SMS
11 7 (4.07%) SAN
12 6 (3.49%) Network Security
13 5 (2.91%) BGP
13 5 (2.91%) IP Telephony
13 5 (2.91%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (2.33%) MS Access
3 2 (1.16%) OLTP
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.16%) TKPROF
4 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Cucumber
1 8 (4.65%) Maven
2 5 (2.91%) Subversion
3 4 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (2.33%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.16%) MSI
4 2 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.58%) JBuilder
General
1 16 (9.30%) Finance
2 6 (3.49%) Advertising
2 6 (3.49%) Billing
3 5 (2.91%) Back Office
3 5 (2.91%) Military
4 4 (2.33%) Legal
4 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.16%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (25.58%) Analyst
2 26 (15.12%) Desktop Support
3 19 (11.05%) Developer
4 15 (8.72%) Support Engineer
5 14 (8.14%) Citrix Specialist
6 12 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (6.98%) Desktop Analyst
6 12 (6.98%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.40%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 9 (5.23%) Citrix Analyst
8 9 (5.23%) Citrix Support
9 8 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (4.65%) C Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.65%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.07%) Agile Developer
10 7 (4.07%) Consultant
10 7 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.05%) XML
2 16 (9.30%) XSD
3 11 (6.40%) HTML
4 8 (4.65%) Flash
4 8 (4.65%) HTML5
4 8 (4.65%) JSON
4 8 (4.65%) Spring
5 4 (2.33%) .NET
6 3 (1.74%) Middleware
7 2 (1.16%) Web Services
7 2 (1.16%) XSL
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.58%) SOAP
8 1 (0.58%) Struts
8 1 (0.58%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 172 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 36 (20.93%) Data Centre
3 15 (8.72%) Interactive TV
4 13 (7.56%) MPEG
5 8 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.65%) User Experience
6 6 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.49%) STB
6 6 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.91%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.33%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.33%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.33%) PKI
9 3 (1.74%) Clustering
9 3 (1.74%) Life Science
9 3 (1.74%) Statistics
10 2 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (1.16%) Handset
11 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 124 (72.09%) Windows
2 73 (42.44%) Windows Server
3 57 (33.14%) Windows 7
4 50 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (26.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (18.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (11.63%) Windows 10
8 19 (11.05%) Windows XP
9 17 (9.88%) Linux
10 13 (7.56%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.91%) Unix
12 3 (1.74%) Solaris
12 3 (1.74%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.16%) Android
13 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.19%) ITIL
2 24 (13.95%) Migration
3 23 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (11.05%) Application Packaging
5 18 (10.47%) Software Delivery
6 16 (9.30%) Scrum
7 15 (8.72%) Problem Management
7 15 (8.72%) Service Management
8 14 (8.14%) Incident Management
9 11 (6.40%) Project Management
9 11 (6.40%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (6.40%) TDD
10 10 (5.81%) Data Migration
11 9 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.23%) Kanban
11 9 (5.23%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.23%) Risk Management
12 8 (4.65%) Defect Management
12 8 (4.65%) MVC
12 8 (4.65%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.79%) PowerShell
2 20 (11.63%) C
3 15 (8.72%) ANSI C
4 13 (7.56%) Java
5 12 (6.98%) SQL
6 11 (6.40%) C++
7 10 (5.81%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.65%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.74%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.74%) Perl
9 3 (1.74%) VBScript
10 2 (1.16%) AWK
10 2 (1.16%) C#
10 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.16%) Python
10 2 (1.16%) sed
10 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.58%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (20.35%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.72%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.98%) DV Cleared
3 12 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.40%) MCSE
5 10 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.81%) Degree
6 7 (4.07%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (3.49%) CCNP
7 6 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.91%) CCNA
8 5 (2.91%) ISEB
8 5 (2.91%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.33%) CCSE
9 4 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (2.33%) MCSA
10 2 (1.16%) CCIE
10 2 (1.16%) HNC
10 2 (1.16%) MCP
10 2 (1.16%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.72%) SLA
2 6 (3.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.74%) QA
4 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.58%) JSP 440
System Software
1 92 (53.49%) Active Directory
2 52 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (26.16%) XenApp
4 36 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
5 26 (15.12%) XenDesktop
6 12 (6.98%) VMware ESX
7 8 (4.65%) Hyper-V
8 7 (4.07%) Terminal Services
8 7 (4.07%) vSphere
9 4 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.74%) Terminal Server
10 3 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.16%) BitLocker
11 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.16%) XenServer
12 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 49 (28.49%) SCCM
2 8 (4.65%) SCOM
2 8 (4.65%) SCOrch
3 7 (4.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (3.49%) Puppet
4 6 (3.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.33%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.33%) Netcool
5 4 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.33%) Unicenter
5 4 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (1.74%) Windows Intune
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.58%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.58%) OpenView
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (50.58%) Citrix
2 73 (42.44%) VMware
3 68 (39.53%) Microsoft
4 39 (22.67%) AppSense
4 39 (22.67%) HP
5 33 (19.19%) Wyse
6 27 (15.70%) Cisco
7 16 (9.30%) CheckPoint
8 15 (8.72%) OpenTV
9 13 (7.56%) Oracle
10 12 (6.98%) ThinPrint
11 7 (4.07%) Symantec
12 5 (2.91%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.91%) Nortel
12 5 (2.91%) Remedy
12 5 (2.91%) Siemens
13 4 (2.33%) CA
13 4 (2.33%) Intel Security
13 4 (2.33%) Meridio
13 4 (2.33%) Veritas
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