The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 110 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.054% 0.056% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £170
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.86 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+7.18% +0.69%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
623 500 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.71% 27.92% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 278 249
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £213 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.83 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £40.00 £18.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) AppSense
1 14 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 14 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Wyse
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) HP
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (85.71%) NetScaler
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
6 7 (50.00%) XenApp
7 6 (42.86%) Migration
7 6 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) Life Science
9 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
9 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 1 (7.14%) ITIL
10 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
10 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
10 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (7.14%) Problem Management

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Expert
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (21.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (50.00%) XenApp
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) AppSense
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) HP
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Wyse
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft