The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Thin Client
England / North East
Rank 79 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.69% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 0.34% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £433 £95 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+355.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £313 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +24.63%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
285 295 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 32.65% 33.30% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 203 88
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 6
Median hourly rate £11.33 £16.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +76.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Thin Client
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Thin Client Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -14 5 £650 +584.21% 1
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 14 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) DHCP
2 11 (78.57%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (64.29%) Software Delivery
4 9 (64.29%) 3G
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (64.29%) SCCM
4 9 (64.29%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) XenApp
5 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (42.86%) AppSense
6 6 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
7 5 (35.71%) ThinPrint
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) SMS
9 3 (21.43%) MS Office
9 3 (21.43%) SAP

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) DHCP
1 11 (78.57%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) 3G
2 9 (64.29%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (21.43%) SMS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Architect
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Enterprise Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Strategy Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Information Governance
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
2 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) XenApp
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCCM
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 6 (42.86%) AppSense
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) ThinPrint
4 3 (21.43%) SAP