The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Thin Client
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - 46 61
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 1.20% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.49% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £319 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
179 156 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.93% 26.67% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 77 96
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.45 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% -38.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Release Management
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (62.50%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (62.50%) PMP
3 5 (62.50%) PMI Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) XenServer
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) PMI Certification
1 5 (62.50%) PMP
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp