The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 52 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.23% 0.54% 1.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.63% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £300 £363 £212
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +70.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.03% -3.87%
Thin Client
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
142 123 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.72% 33.42% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 81 88
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £195 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £600 £826
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £13.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.82 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.24 £22.90 £20.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) Wyse
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Expert
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Subject Matter Expert
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) Wyse
3 1 (33.33%) arcserve
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos