The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Thin Client
Rank 53 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.51% - 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% - 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £363 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £319 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +126.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
151 128 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.62% 26.18% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 68 61
Median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £678 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 23
Median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Thin Client as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Thin Client across the Essex region.

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Thin Client across the Essex region.

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Colchester - 2 £363 -
Thin Client
East of England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) GIS
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (25.00%) Imperva
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Check Point Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Security Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Imperva
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) VMware