The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank 383 381 383
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 32 52 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 43 30
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£365 £390 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -12.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £580 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £21.35 £17.17 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.38% -0.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.27 £16.30 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.07 £19.46 £19.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £15.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +16.66%
Thin Client
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8622 8947 9751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.36% 37.37% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5961 5951 6649
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 183 197
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Thin Client across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in London

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in London

Thin Client
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Thin Client Daily Rate Histogram in London

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in London

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Thin Client Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 9 £325 -18.75%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 76 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 57 (75.00%) Windows
3 49 (64.47%) Citrix
4 41 (53.95%) Microsoft
5 34 (44.74%) VMware
6 33 (43.42%) Active Directory
7 31 (40.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (40.79%) Windows 7
8 28 (36.84%) Cisco
9 27 (35.53%) LAN
9 27 (35.53%) ITIL
9 27 (35.53%) MS Office
10 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (30.26%) XenApp
12 21 (27.63%) Firewall
13 20 (26.32%) SAN
14 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (25.00%) Blackberry
15 18 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (23.68%) WAN
15 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
15 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
15 18 (23.68%) Microsoft App-V
16 17 (22.37%) Xen
16 17 (22.37%) MS Exchange
16 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (21.05%) ITSM
17 16 (21.05%) Project Management
18 15 (19.74%) CheckPoint
18 15 (19.74%) BIG-IP

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 17 (22.37%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 27 (35.53%) MS Office
2 18 (23.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.32%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.32%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.53%) LAN
2 21 (27.63%) Firewall
3 20 (26.32%) SAN
4 18 (23.68%) WAN
5 15 (19.74%) BIG-IP
6 14 (18.42%) MPLS
7 12 (15.79%) DSL
8 8 (10.53%) NAS
9 6 (7.89%) PCoIP
9 6 (7.89%) LDAP
10 5 (6.58%) iSCSI
11 4 (5.26%) Ethernet
12 3 (3.95%) DHCP
12 3 (3.95%) DNS
13 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
13 2 (2.63%) VPN
14 1 (1.32%) DMZ
14 1 (1.32%) Internet
14 1 (1.32%) 802.11
14 1 (1.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) OLTP
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.32%) MSI
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
2 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (18.42%) Analyst
2 12 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (15.79%) Administrator
3 9 (11.84%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (11.84%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Applications Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Server Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) SAN Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) Web Services
3 2 (2.63%) J2EE
4 1 (1.32%) CSS
4 1 (1.32%) SOAP
4 1 (1.32%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) XML
4 1 (1.32%) XSD
4 1 (1.32%) XSLT
4 1 (1.32%) WSDL
4 1 (1.32%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.32%) Middleware
4 1 (1.32%) Ajax
4 1 (1.32%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.32%) OAuth
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.32%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.32%) RESTful
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
4 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 76 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 19 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (13.16%) BYOD
5 5 (6.58%) Replication
6 4 (5.26%) Clustering
7 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.95%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (3.95%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.32%) iPhone
8 1 (1.32%) iPad
8 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.32%) User Experience
8 1 (1.32%) W3C
8 1 (1.32%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.32%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 57 (75.00%) Windows
2 31 (40.79%) Windows 7
3 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (14.47%) Windows 8
7 9 (11.84%) Windows XP
8 8 (10.53%) Linux
9 6 (7.89%) Ubuntu
9 6 (7.89%) CentOS
10 4 (5.26%) Windows 2000
10 4 (5.26%) Solaris
11 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.95%) UNIX
12 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) ITIL
2 18 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (21.05%) ITSM
3 16 (21.05%) Project Management
4 15 (19.74%) Performance Management
5 14 (18.42%) Business Continuity Planning
5 14 (18.42%) Service Management
5 14 (18.42%) BCP
5 14 (18.42%) Business Continuity
5 14 (18.42%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.89%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.26%) Migration
8 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.26%) Server Building
9 3 (3.95%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.95%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.95%) Cyber Security
9 3 (3.95%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) Python
1 6 (7.89%) Perl
1 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
2 5 (6.58%) SQL
3 2 (2.63%) C
3 2 (2.63%) C++
3 2 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.32%) VBScript
4 1 (1.32%) VB
4 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.32%) XPath
4 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.21%) MCSE
4 6 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (6.58%) CCNP
5 5 (6.58%) CCA
5 5 (6.58%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (5.26%) CCNA
6 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.26%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.95%) RHCE
8 2 (2.63%) Degree
9 1 (1.32%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (43.42%) Active Directory
2 31 (40.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (30.26%) XenApp
4 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
4 18 (23.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (22.37%) Xen
6 14 (18.42%) NLBS
7 10 (13.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (7.89%) Terminal Services
8 6 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (6.58%) XenDesktop
10 4 (5.26%) vSphere
10 4 (5.26%) VMware Server
11 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.32%) VirtualBox
12 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) WSUS
2 11 (14.47%) SCCM
3 7 (9.21%) Puppet
4 6 (7.89%) ZABBIX
5 4 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 4 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (5.26%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.63%) DameWare
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.32%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.32%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 49 (64.47%) Citrix
2 41 (53.95%) Microsoft
3 34 (44.74%) VMware
4 28 (36.84%) Cisco
5 15 (19.74%) CheckPoint
6 9 (11.84%) HP
7 8 (10.53%) Dell
7 8 (10.53%) Wyse
8 6 (7.89%) Remedy
9 4 (5.26%) Oracle
9 4 (5.26%) IBM
9 4 (5.26%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.26%) F5
10 3 (3.95%) Apple
11 2 (2.63%) NetApp
11 2 (2.63%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.32%) Pega
12 1 (1.32%) Infoblox
12 1 (1.32%) Imperva
12 1 (1.32%) KANA