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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Thin Client
UK / England
Rank 503 522 477
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -45
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 62 73 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.47% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 56 80
Median daily rate £313 £348 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £140 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.46% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Median hourly rate £15.75 £21.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.98% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.51 £13.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.78 £15.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £10.25
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +109.75%

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
13509 15401 14873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.58% 33.11% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8703 9897 9448
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 640 605
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
South East +21 16 £363 +11.53% 3
South West +8 10 £314 +33.51% 1
North East - 10 £214 -
London -7 9 £210 -49.09% 2
West Midlands -3 7 £425 +200.35%
East of England 0 4 £120 -68.00% 3
North West +21 3 £275 -15.38%
Yorkshire +5 2 - - 1
East Midlands +2 1 £115 -45.23% 3
Thin Client
UK

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 126 (78.26%) Windows
3 103 (63.98%) Active Directory
4 95 (59.01%) Citrix
5 79 (49.07%) VMware
6 78 (48.45%) Microsoft
7 61 (37.89%) Windows 7
8 58 (36.02%) Windows Server
9 53 (32.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 51 (31.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 50 (31.06%) SCCM
12 49 (30.43%) XenApp
13 48 (29.81%) ITIL
14 42 (26.09%) MS Office
14 42 (26.09%) DNS
15 41 (25.47%) Wyse
16 38 (23.60%) Microsoft App-V
17 37 (22.98%) AppSense
17 37 (22.98%) Windows Server 2003
17 37 (22.98%) Security Cleared
18 30 (18.63%) XenDesktop
18 30 (18.63%) MS Exchange
19 28 (17.39%) HP
19 28 (17.39%) Finance
20 27 (16.77%) Incident Management
21 26 (16.15%) VMware ESX
22 25 (15.53%) Cisco
23 24 (14.91%) Dell
24 23 (14.29%) DHCP
24 23 (14.29%) SC Cleared

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 30 (18.63%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.80%) Skype for Business
3 15 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (5.59%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 42 (26.09%) MS Office
2 22 (13.66%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.11%) PaintShop Pro
3 5 (3.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.07%) Office 365
2 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.11%) GitHub
5 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (26.09%) DNS
2 23 (14.29%) DHCP
3 17 (10.56%) Firewall
4 11 (6.83%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (6.21%) 3G
5 10 (6.21%) SAN
6 9 (5.59%) Network Security
6 9 (5.59%) VPN
7 8 (4.97%) NetScaler
7 8 (4.97%) VoIP
8 6 (3.73%) DVB
8 6 (3.73%) HTTP
9 5 (3.11%) LAN
9 5 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (3.11%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.48%) Internet
10 4 (2.48%) Intranet
10 4 (2.48%) VLAN
10 4 (2.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.97%) DB2
3 2 (1.24%) GIS
3 2 (1.24%) MS Access
3 2 (1.24%) MySQL
4 1 (0.62%) OLTP
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.62%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Subversion
2 5 (3.11%) Cucumber
2 5 (3.11%) Maven
3 4 (2.48%) AdminStudio
3 4 (2.48%) MSI
4 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (17.39%) Finance
2 9 (5.59%) Back Office
3 5 (3.11%) Local Government
4 2 (1.24%) Legal
4 2 (1.24%) Military
4 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (27.33%) Analyst
2 16 (9.94%) Citrix Analyst
2 16 (9.94%) Desktop Support
3 15 (9.32%) Architect
4 14 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 12 (7.45%) Service Analyst
6 11 (6.83%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (6.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.21%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (4.97%) Desktop Analyst
10 7 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
10 7 (4.35%) Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
11 6 (3.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (3.73%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.73%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.73%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.73%) XML
1 6 (3.73%) XSD
2 5 (3.11%) Flash
2 5 (3.11%) HTML
2 5 (3.11%) HTML5
2 5 (3.11%) JSON
2 5 (3.11%) Spring
3 1 (0.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 161 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 17 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.94%) Data Centre
4 13 (8.07%) Blackberry
5 12 (7.45%) Management Information System
6 10 (6.21%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (4.97%) AS400
7 8 (4.97%) Client/Server
7 8 (4.97%) iSeries
8 7 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (3.73%) Interactive TV
9 6 (3.73%) MPEG
10 5 (3.11%) Clustering
10 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.86%) CESG
11 3 (1.86%) NHS
11 3 (1.86%) PDA
11 3 (1.86%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.86%) User Experience
12 2 (1.24%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 126 (78.26%) Windows
2 61 (37.89%) Windows 7
3 58 (36.02%) Windows Server
4 51 (31.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (22.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (11.18%) Linux
7 17 (10.56%) Windows 10
8 13 (8.07%) Windows 8
9 11 (6.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (6.21%) Windows XP
11 5 (3.11%) Solaris
12 4 (2.48%) Unix
12 4 (2.48%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.86%) SUSE
14 2 (1.24%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.81%) ITIL
2 27 (16.77%) Incident Management
3 19 (11.80%) Migration
4 17 (10.56%) Service Delivery
5 15 (9.32%) Service Management
6 12 (7.45%) Performance Management
6 12 (7.45%) Software Delivery
7 11 (6.83%) Application Virtualisation
7 11 (6.83%) PRINCE2
7 11 (6.83%) Project Management
8 10 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (6.21%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (5.59%) Server Virtualisation
10 8 (4.97%) Information Security
11 7 (4.35%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.35%) Service Design
12 6 (3.73%) Application Packaging
12 6 (3.73%) ITIL V3
12 6 (3.73%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.94%) PowerShell
2 14 (8.70%) SQL
3 8 (4.97%) C
4 7 (4.35%) Java
5 6 (3.73%) ANSI C
6 5 (3.11%) ActionScript
6 5 (3.11%) C++
6 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.62%) Perl
7 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (22.98%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.83%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.97%) Degree
4 8 (4.97%) MCP
5 6 (3.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (3.11%) MCSE
6 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.11%) PMP
6 5 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.48%) CCNA
7 4 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.48%) ISEB
8 3 (1.86%) CISSP
8 3 (1.86%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.24%) CCNP
9 2 (1.24%) CCSA
10 1 (0.62%) CEH
10 1 (0.62%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) SLA
2 5 (3.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.11%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.48%) COBIT
4 2 (1.24%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.24%) QA
5 1 (0.62%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.62%) RMADS
System Software
1 103 (63.98%) Active Directory
2 53 (32.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (30.43%) XenApp
4 38 (23.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 30 (18.63%) XenDesktop
6 26 (16.15%) VMware ESX
7 14 (8.70%) Virtual Desktop
8 13 (8.07%) BitLocker
9 8 (4.97%) Terminal Services
10 6 (3.73%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (3.73%) XenServer
11 5 (3.11%) Hyper-V
12 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.86%) Terminal Server
13 3 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (1.86%) vSphere
14 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.62%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 50 (31.06%) SCCM
2 13 (8.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (5.59%) Tivoli
4 7 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (3.73%) DameWare
6 4 (2.48%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.48%) SCOM
7 3 (1.86%) DatAdvantage
7 3 (1.86%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.86%) Netcool
8 2 (1.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.24%) Puppet
8 2 (1.24%) Unicenter
8 2 (1.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.62%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.62%) Netcool/Webtop
9 1 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (59.01%) Citrix
2 79 (49.07%) VMware
3 78 (48.45%) Microsoft
4 41 (25.47%) Wyse
5 37 (22.98%) AppSense
6 28 (17.39%) HP
7 25 (15.53%) Cisco
8 24 (14.91%) Dell
9 16 (9.94%) CheckPoint
10 13 (8.07%) Symantec
11 11 (6.83%) CA
12 8 (4.97%) Hitachi
12 8 (4.97%) IBM
12 8 (4.97%) Oracle
12 8 (4.97%) Remedy
13 6 (3.73%) BMC
13 6 (3.73%) LANDesk
13 6 (3.73%) OpenTV
13 6 (3.73%) ThinPrint
14 5 (3.11%) Polycom
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