The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 353 379 380
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 46 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 21
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£320 £334 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% -4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £212 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £561 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £300 £358
% change year-on-year
-6.74% -16.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.63 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.54% +6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £17.33 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.16 £17.93 £19.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £14.02 £11.84
% change year-on-year
+19.47% +18.41%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7227 7919 8181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.65% 32.65% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4852 5457 5531
Average daily rate £450 £462 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 172 204
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.59 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Thin Client
England

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 July 2014.

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
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 July 2014. 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
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 19 £320 -6.70% 1
Bromley - - - -
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 70 (70.00%) Citrix
3 67 (67.00%) Windows
4 55 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 46 (46.00%) Windows 7
6 41 (41.00%) Active Directory
7 40 (40.00%) XenApp
8 33 (33.00%) MS Office
9 32 (32.00%) VMware
10 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
11 30 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (27.00%) Blackberry
12 27 (27.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (26.00%) ITIL
14 24 (24.00%) Finance
15 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (20.00%) Firewall
16 20 (20.00%) Wyse
17 19 (19.00%) WAN
18 18 (18.00%) LAN
18 18 (18.00%) SAN
18 18 (18.00%) SCCM
19 17 (17.00%) Service Management
20 16 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 16 (16.00%) Security Cleared
21 15 (15.00%) Xen
21 15 (15.00%) Banking
21 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
21 15 (15.00%) Cisco
21 15 (15.00%) Hyper-V

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.00%) Lync
9 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 33 (33.00%) MS Office
2 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.00%) assyst
3 1 (1.00%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.00%) Firewall
2 19 (19.00%) WAN
3 18 (18.00%) LAN
3 18 (18.00%) SAN
4 13 (13.00%) DHCP
4 13 (13.00%) DNS
4 13 (13.00%) BIG-IP
5 12 (12.00%) MPLS
5 12 (12.00%) DSL
6 10 (10.00%) VPN
7 7 (7.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (6.00%) Internet
9 5 (5.00%) NAS
10 4 (4.00%) Wireless
10 4 (4.00%) FTP
10 4 (4.00%) VoIP
11 3 (3.00%) VLAN
11 3 (3.00%) NetScaler
12 2 (2.00%) Intranet
13 1 (1.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (4.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.00%) DTS
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
2 15 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Analyst
2 9 (9.00%) Architect
2 9 (9.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (7.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (6.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (6.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (6.00%) Developer
4 6 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (6.00%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (6.00%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (5.00%) Deployment Specialist
5 5 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 5 (5.00%) SCCM Specialist
6 4 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (4.00%) REST
2 4 (4.00%) WebSockets
2 4 (4.00%) Ajax
2 4 (4.00%) Java EE
2 4 (4.00%) SOAP
2 4 (4.00%) XML
3 3 (3.00%) Web Services
4 1 (1.00%) HTML
4 1 (1.00%) COM
4 1 (1.00%) XSD
4 1 (1.00%) XSL
4 1 (1.00%) XSLT
4 1 (1.00%) Swing
4 1 (1.00%) JMS
4 1 (1.00%) Java RMI
4 1 (1.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 100 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 27 (27.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.00%) Smartcard
4 4 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.00%) iPhone
4 4 (4.00%) iPad
5 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.00%) Replication
6 2 (2.00%) Equities
6 2 (2.00%) NHS
6 2 (2.00%) Derivative
6 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.00%) EPoS
7 1 (1.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 67 (67.00%) Windows
2 46 (46.00%) Windows 7
3 30 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (14.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.00%) Linux
7 4 (4.00%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.00%) UNIX
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) ITIL
2 17 (17.00%) Service Management
3 12 (12.00%) Migration
3 12 (12.00%) Performance Management
4 9 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.00%) Project Management
5 8 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (5.00%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.00%) User Stories
8 4 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.00%) WFM
8 4 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.00%) SQL
2 5 (5.00%) Java
3 3 (3.00%) C
4 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.00%) XPath
5 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.00%) MCP
4 5 (5.00%) A+ Certification
5 4 (4.00%) MCDST
5 4 (4.00%) MCITP
6 3 (3.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.00%) MCSE
6 3 (3.00%) CCA
6 3 (3.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.00%) Degree
7 2 (2.00%) MCTS
8 1 (1.00%) CCSE
8 1 (1.00%) MOS
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) SLA
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 41 (41.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (40.00%) XenApp
3 27 (27.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (15.00%) Xen
5 12 (12.00%) NLBS
6 11 (11.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 10 (10.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.00%) Terminal Services
9 3 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (3.00%) vSphere
10 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.00%) XenServer
10 1 (1.00%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (18.00%) SCCM
2 10 (10.00%) WSUS
3 5 (5.00%) ARCserve
4 4 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.00%) DameWare
5 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.00%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 70 (70.00%) Citrix
2 55 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (32.00%) VMware
4 20 (20.00%) Wyse
5 15 (15.00%) Cisco
6 14 (14.00%) HP
6 14 (14.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (7.00%) Dell
8 6 (6.00%) AppSense
9 5 (5.00%) Apple
9 5 (5.00%) Oracle
10 4 (4.00%) JBoss
10 4 (4.00%) Cognos
10 4 (4.00%) IBM
10 4 (4.00%) Intel
10 4 (4.00%) CQG
10 4 (4.00%) Reuters
10 4 (4.00%) Bloomberg
11 3 (3.00%) F5
11 3 (3.00%) Avaya
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