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 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 437 412 368
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -44
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 138 157 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 1.04% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 103 82
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£300 £290 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -30.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £137 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £649
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £235 £370
% change year-on-year
-9.04% -36.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 19
Average hourly rate £14.25 £17.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.71% -1.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £12.50 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.91% -15.27%
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
15862 15036 14154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.51% 32.21% 30.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10290 9587 8423
Average daily rate £417 £410 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% -3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 613 779
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £20.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +0.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

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 November 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
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 November 2014.

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 November 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 -29 69 £340 +13.14% 4
South West -23 20 £175 - 2
South East -34 17 £160 -31.91% 10
North West -3 10 £240 +12.94% 3
East Midlands +10 8 £275 -17.91% 3
Yorkshire -5 8 £400 +3.29% 5
East of England -20 5 £588 +78.03% 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
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Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 255 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 187 (73.33%) Windows
3 142 (55.69%) Citrix
4 137 (53.73%) Microsoft
5 96 (37.65%) Active Directory
6 92 (36.08%) Windows 7
7 84 (32.94%) VMware
8 77 (30.20%) VMware Infrastructure
9 75 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 69 (27.06%) ITIL
11 65 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 60 (23.53%) MS Excel
13 59 (23.14%) XenApp
14 58 (22.75%) MS Office
15 54 (21.18%) HP
15 54 (21.18%) Cisco
16 52 (20.39%) MS Exchange
16 52 (20.39%) Firewall
17 51 (20.00%) SharePoint
18 48 (18.82%) DNS
19 46 (18.04%) Finance
20 45 (17.65%) CheckPoint
21 42 (16.47%) Blackberry
22 41 (16.08%) DHCP
22 41 (16.08%) Windows XP
23 39 (15.29%) SLA
24 36 (14.12%) SCCM
25 34 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
26 33 (12.94%) SAN
27 32 (12.55%) LAN

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (20.39%) MS Exchange
2 51 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 26 (10.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (2.75%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.35%) Lync
7 6 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.35%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.96%) JBoss
8 5 (1.96%) IIS
9 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.78%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.39%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 60 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 58 (22.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.75%) RMDS
1 7 (2.75%) ION MarketView
2 4 (1.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (1.18%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (20.39%) Firewall
2 48 (18.82%) DNS
3 41 (16.08%) DHCP
4 33 (12.94%) SAN
5 32 (12.55%) LAN
6 28 (10.98%) WAN
7 26 (10.20%) Cisco PIX
8 18 (7.06%) BIG-IP
9 17 (6.67%) MPLS
10 15 (5.88%) DSL
10 15 (5.88%) Wireless
10 15 (5.88%) TCP/IP
10 15 (5.88%) Internet
11 12 (4.71%) VPN
12 10 (3.92%) FTP
13 8 (3.14%) 3G
14 6 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (2.35%) Network Security
15 4 (1.57%) SMS
15 4 (1.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.75%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.75%) EDRMS
3 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.39%) DTS
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.39%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (2.75%) MSI
2 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.39%) Toad
General
1 46 (18.04%) Finance
2 12 (4.71%) Banking
3 10 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.14%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.57%) Publishing
6 4 (1.57%) Law
7 3 (1.18%) Back Office
8 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 2 (0.78%) Retail
9 1 (0.39%) Local Government
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (25.88%) Analyst
2 32 (12.55%) Consultant
3 31 (12.16%) Support Analyst
4 26 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (7.84%) Desktop Support
6 19 (7.45%) Support Engineer
7 18 (7.06%) Desktop Engineer
8 14 (5.49%) Architect
9 13 (5.10%) Help Desk Analyst
10 12 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
10 12 (4.71%) Service Analyst
10 12 (4.71%) Developer
11 11 (4.31%) Technical Consultant
11 11 (4.31%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 11 (4.31%) Help Desk Support
11 11 (4.31%) Service Desk Analyst
11 11 (4.31%) Operations Analyst
11 11 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (3.92%) Help Desk Support Analyst
13 9 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.10%) Web Services
2 12 (4.71%) Application Packaging
3 9 (3.53%) HTML
4 8 (3.14%) Swing
5 7 (2.75%) JavaFX
5 7 (2.75%) RESTful
5 7 (2.75%) HTML5
5 7 (2.75%) CSS
5 7 (2.75%) Rendezvous
5 7 (2.75%) Middleware
6 5 (1.96%) Ajax
6 5 (1.96%) Java EE
6 5 (1.96%) REST
6 5 (1.96%) WebSockets
6 5 (1.96%) SOAP
7 3 (1.18%) XML
8 2 (0.78%) .NET
8 2 (0.78%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.39%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 255 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 42 (16.47%) Blackberry
3 34 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.27%) Smartphone
5 11 (4.31%) Smartcard
6 7 (2.75%) SWIFT
6 7 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.75%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.35%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.35%) Clustering
8 5 (1.96%) Replication
9 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.18%) PDA
10 3 (1.18%) iPad
10 3 (1.18%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.78%) AS400
11 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.78%) Open Source
11 2 (0.78%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 187 (73.33%) Windows
2 92 (36.08%) Windows 7
3 75 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (16.08%) Windows XP
6 28 (10.98%) Solaris
7 21 (8.24%) Linux
8 19 (7.45%) Windows 8
9 17 (6.67%) UNIX
10 15 (5.88%) Windows Vista
11 11 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.96%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.57%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.57%) Android
14 3 (1.18%) AIX
15 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.78%) NetWare
15 2 (0.78%) HPUX
15 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (27.06%) ITIL
2 23 (9.02%) Service Management
3 15 (5.88%) Performance Management
3 15 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (5.88%) Migration
3 15 (5.88%) BCP
4 14 (5.49%) Problem Management
5 12 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (4.71%) Business Continuity
5 12 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (4.31%) PRINCE2
7 10 (3.92%) Configuration Management
8 9 (3.53%) TDD
8 9 (3.53%) Service Delivery
9 8 (3.14%) ERP
9 8 (3.14%) E-Commerce
9 8 (3.14%) BDD
9 8 (3.14%) Change Control
9 8 (3.14%) Load Balancing
9 8 (3.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.88%) Java
2 12 (4.71%) Perl
2 12 (4.71%) C
3 10 (3.92%) VB
3 10 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.53%) Korn
4 9 (3.53%) Bourne shell
4 9 (3.53%) SQL
5 3 (1.18%) VBScript
5 3 (1.18%) VBA
6 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.39%) XPath
7 1 (0.39%) C#
7 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (10.59%) Security Cleared
2 26 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (8.24%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (5.49%) MCSE
5 13 (5.10%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.10%) MCITP
5 13 (5.10%) MCP
5 13 (5.10%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (4.71%) Degree
7 11 (4.31%) A+ Certification
8 10 (3.92%) CCA
8 10 (3.92%) MCDST
9 8 (3.14%) DV Cleared
10 7 (2.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.35%) HNC
12 4 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.18%) CCSE
13 3 (1.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.29%) SLA
2 5 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 96 (37.65%) Active Directory
2 77 (30.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (23.14%) XenApp
4 27 (10.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 27 (10.59%) Hyper-V
5 20 (7.84%) Xen
6 18 (7.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 15 (5.88%) NLBS
8 13 (5.10%) vSphere
9 12 (4.71%) XenDesktop
10 10 (3.92%) Terminal Services
11 9 (3.53%) NFS
12 8 (3.14%) VMware Server
13 7 (2.75%) XenServer
14 6 (2.35%) VMware ESX
15 3 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.78%) RHEV
16 2 (0.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 36 (14.12%) SCCM
2 16 (6.27%) WSUS
3 9 (3.53%) SCOM
3 9 (3.53%) NetBackup
3 9 (3.53%) Nagios
3 9 (3.53%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.57%) DameWare
5 4 (1.57%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.18%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.18%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 3 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.78%) MOM
7 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.78%) OpenView
7 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.39%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 142 (55.69%) Citrix
2 137 (53.73%) Microsoft
3 84 (32.94%) VMware
4 54 (21.18%) HP
4 54 (21.18%) Cisco
5 45 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 19 (7.45%) Wyse
7 16 (6.27%) AppSense
8 15 (5.88%) Reuters
8 15 (5.88%) Bloomberg
9 14 (5.49%) Altiris
10 11 (4.31%) Red Hat
11 10 (3.92%) Dell
11 10 (3.92%) EMC
11 10 (3.92%) IBM
11 10 (3.92%) CQG
12 9 (3.53%) Isilon
12 9 (3.53%) Oracle
13 8 (3.14%) Intel
13 8 (3.14%) Symantec
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