The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank 238 212 220
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 16 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 1.15% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 17
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£300 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £173 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £264 £416
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -36.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -34.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £15.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year
+37.09% +6.82%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2785 2427 2080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.85% 27.11% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1306 1000
Average daily rate £375 £345 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 152 138
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £22.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -9.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Thin Client
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Thin Client Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Thin Client Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £351 -19.71%
Berkshire -9 4 £275 +42.85%
Hampshire -2 2 £135 -75.45%
East Sussex -11 2 - -
Kent - 2 - -
Surrey -4 1 - -
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 27 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 9 (33.33%) Citrix
6 8 (29.63%) ITIL
6 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (29.63%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
8 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (18.52%) Change Management
9 4 (14.81%) Service Management
9 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) Firewall
9 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
9 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (11.11%) WSUS
10 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
10 3 (11.11%) XenApp
10 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
10 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 3 (11.11%) SCCM
10 3 (11.11%) ITSM

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
3 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) ADSL
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.70%) MSI
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support
2 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
3 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Wintel Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Applications Packager
3 2 (7.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Lead Technical Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Lead Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) J2EE
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.11%) ITSM
4 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Network Management
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VBScript
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) MCITP
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.70%) XenServer
5 1 (3.70%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) HP SIM
2 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) McAfee
5 2 (7.41%) Websense
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Novell
6 1 (3.70%) Talend
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