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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank 353 335 333
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 45 56 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.68% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 28
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£413 £400 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £137 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £430 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £250 £330
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -24.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -6.66%
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
7552 8179 7661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.56% 37.42% 38.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5224 5607 5418
Average daily rate £455 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 165 162
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.67 £20.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.50% +14.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £51.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -11.60%

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 4 March 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
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 4 March 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 25 £413 +10.00% 5
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 83 (75.45%) Citrix
3 77 (70.00%) Windows
4 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
5 60 (54.55%) VMware
6 54 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 53 (48.18%) Active Directory
8 41 (37.27%) Windows 7
9 39 (35.45%) DNS
10 38 (34.55%) ITIL
11 37 (33.64%) MS Office
12 34 (30.91%) MS Exchange
12 34 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (29.09%) Blackberry
14 31 (28.18%) DHCP
15 30 (27.27%) HP
15 30 (27.27%) XenApp
16 29 (26.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 29 (26.36%) Finance
17 28 (25.45%) MS Excel
18 27 (24.55%) Cisco
18 27 (24.55%) Hyper-V
19 26 (23.64%) Firewall
20 22 (20.00%) SAN
21 21 (19.09%) CheckPoint
22 19 (17.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
22 19 (17.27%) LAN
22 19 (17.27%) BIG-IP
23 18 (16.36%) Microsoft App-V
23 18 (16.36%) Linux

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 34 (30.91%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (14.55%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (5.45%) Lync
7 4 (3.64%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.73%) IIS
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (33.64%) MS Office
2 28 (25.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) RMDS
1 4 (3.64%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (3.64%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.91%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (35.45%) DNS
2 31 (28.18%) DHCP
3 26 (23.64%) Firewall
4 22 (20.00%) SAN
5 19 (17.27%) LAN
5 19 (17.27%) BIG-IP
6 14 (12.73%) Internet
7 13 (11.82%) Network Security
8 12 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (10.00%) DMVPN
9 11 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 11 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (10.00%) BGP
9 11 (10.00%) NetScreen
9 11 (10.00%) OSPF
9 11 (10.00%) WAN
10 10 (9.09%) MPLS
10 10 (9.09%) Wireless
10 10 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.91%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.91%) DTS
4 1 (0.91%) MS Access
4 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MSI
2 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (26.36%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) Banking
3 5 (4.55%) Law
3 5 (4.55%) Publishing
4 3 (2.73%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Legal
4 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.73%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Marketing
6 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (36.36%) Analyst
2 24 (21.82%) Support Analyst
3 11 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 11 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 11 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 11 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 10 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 10 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 10 (9.09%) Architect
5 9 (8.18%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (8.18%) Consultant
6 8 (7.27%) Desktop Support
6 8 (7.27%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Citrix Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Support Technician
8 5 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.18%) Web Services
2 6 (5.45%) HTML
3 5 (4.55%) RESTful
3 5 (4.55%) .NET
4 4 (3.64%) Swing
4 4 (3.64%) XML
4 4 (3.64%) CSS
4 4 (3.64%) J2EE
4 4 (3.64%) Rendezvous
4 4 (3.64%) Middleware
4 4 (3.64%) Application Packaging
4 4 (3.64%) JavaFX
4 4 (3.64%) HTML5
5 1 (0.91%) Itk
5 1 (0.91%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.91%) XSL
5 1 (0.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 110 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 32 (29.09%) Blackberry
3 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.09%) Smartcard
4 10 (9.09%) Smartphone
5 5 (4.55%) SWIFT
6 4 (3.64%) CESG
6 4 (3.64%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.73%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.73%) Clustering
8 2 (1.82%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.82%) Replication
8 2 (1.82%) iPhone
8 2 (1.82%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.82%) iPad
9 1 (0.91%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (70.00%) Windows
2 41 (37.27%) Windows 7
3 34 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (26.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (16.36%) Linux
6 16 (14.55%) Windows XP
7 14 (12.73%) Windows Vista
8 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (5.45%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.64%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.73%) UNIX
12 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.91%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.91%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.55%) ITIL
2 13 (11.82%) ITSM
2 13 (11.82%) Service Management
3 12 (10.91%) E-Commerce
3 12 (10.91%) BCP
4 10 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 9 (8.18%) Performance Management
5 9 (8.18%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.27%) TOGAF
6 8 (7.27%) Load Balancing
6 8 (7.27%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.36%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.36%) Change Management
7 7 (6.36%) Migration
8 6 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (4.55%) Change Control
9 5 (4.55%) Line Management
9 5 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) PowerShell
2 13 (11.82%) SQL
3 9 (8.18%) Java
4 7 (6.36%) C
5 6 (5.45%) VBScript
6 3 (2.73%) VBA
6 3 (2.73%) Perl
7 2 (1.82%) C#
8 1 (0.91%) XPath
8 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (13.64%) Degree
1 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (11.82%) MCITP
3 12 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (10.00%) CCNP
4 11 (10.00%) CCSE
5 10 (9.09%) MCDST
5 10 (9.09%) MCP
5 10 (9.09%) A+ Certification
5 10 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.55%) VCP4
6 5 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (4.55%) MCSE
7 3 (2.73%) VCP5
7 3 (2.73%) CCEA
7 3 (2.73%) CCA
7 3 (2.73%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
2 2 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.91%) COBIT
3 1 (0.91%) HL7
3 1 (0.91%) DICOM
System Software
1 54 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (48.18%) Active Directory
3 30 (27.27%) XenApp
4 27 (24.55%) Hyper-V
5 18 (16.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (12.73%) Xen
7 13 (11.82%) vSphere
8 12 (10.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 12 (10.91%) XenDesktop
9 8 (7.27%) XenServer
9 8 (7.27%) NLBS
10 7 (6.36%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (4.55%) VMware Server
12 4 (3.64%) VMware ESX
12 4 (3.64%) VirtualBox
13 3 (2.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.91%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) SCCM
2 10 (9.09%) WSUS
3 5 (4.55%) HP SIM
3 5 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.64%) SCOM
5 3 (2.73%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (2.73%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.91%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.91%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.91%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.91%) DameWare
7 1 (0.91%) WMI
Vendors
1 83 (75.45%) Citrix
2 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
3 60 (54.55%) VMware
4 30 (27.27%) HP
5 27 (24.55%) Cisco
6 21 (19.09%) CheckPoint
7 18 (16.36%) Reuters
7 18 (16.36%) Bloomberg
8 14 (12.73%) F5
9 11 (10.00%) Infoblox
9 11 (10.00%) Imperva
9 11 (10.00%) Blue Coat
10 10 (9.09%) CQG
11 9 (8.18%) Wyse
11 9 (8.18%) AppSense
12 8 (7.27%) Altiris
13 6 (5.45%) Oracle
13 6 (5.45%) Apple
14 5 (4.55%) Intel
14 5 (4.55%) IBM
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