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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 245 207 220
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +13
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 13 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.91% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 12
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£185 £235 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% -39.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £121 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £346 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £175 £368
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -52.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-20.63% -13.69%
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
2857 2307 1971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.05% 27.03% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1229 902
Average daily rate £375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 133 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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
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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire -16 6 £160 +18.51% 1
Berkshire -6 3 £300 +3.44% 2
East Sussex - 1 £150 -
West Sussex - 1 £210 -
Kent - - - - 2
Surrey - - - - 2
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
3 17 (51.52%) Citrix
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (33.33%) HP
5 11 (33.33%) DNS
5 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 9 (27.27%) UNIX
7 9 (27.27%) DHCP
7 9 (27.27%) NFS
7 9 (27.27%) EMC
7 9 (27.27%) Linux
7 9 (27.27%) C
7 9 (27.27%) Perl
7 9 (27.27%) VB
7 9 (27.27%) Nagios
7 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
7 9 (27.27%) NetBackup
7 9 (27.27%) Bourne shell
7 9 (27.27%) Isilon
7 9 (27.27%) Korn
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (21.21%) MCSE
9 7 (21.21%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (18.18%) HNC
10 6 (18.18%) CCA
10 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) DHCP
3 2 (6.06%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) NAS
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.12%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) CLAS Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Server Support
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Support
6 2 (6.06%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 9 (27.27%) UNIX
4 9 (27.27%) Linux
5 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Migration
2 3 (9.09%) CRM
2 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Scrum
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.03%) Coaching
4 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) C
1 9 (27.27%) Perl
1 9 (27.27%) VB
1 9 (27.27%) Korn
1 9 (27.27%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.21%) MCSE
2 7 (21.21%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) CCA
3 6 (18.18%) HNC
4 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) NFS
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) XenApp
4 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) NetBackup
1 9 (27.27%) Nagios
2 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Citrix
2 11 (33.33%) HP
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) EMC
4 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 9 (27.27%) Isilon
5 4 (12.12%) VMware
5 4 (12.12%) Altiris
6 3 (9.09%) Orchard
6 3 (9.09%) Avaya
6 3 (9.09%) Veritas
7 2 (6.06%) BMC
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Veeam
7 2 (6.06%) Kaseya
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Wyse
8 1 (3.03%) Apple
8 1 (3.03%) NetIQ
8 1 (3.03%) CA
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