The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 67 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 0.80% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 2.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £280 £264
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.38 £21.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-37.05% +37.09%
Thin Client
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
206 253 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.14% 29.05% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 115 112
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £237 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 1
Median hourly rate - £20.69 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) RHEV
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Support
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) RHEV
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware