The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 132 142 128
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 9 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.22% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 0.70% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 11
Median daily rate £325 £321 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.16% +83.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £430 £215
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £258
% change year-on-year
- +26.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £30.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +119.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-29.98% +53.57%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
742 1004 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.56% 31.41% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 658 536
Median daily rate £363 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 51 50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +29.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.55 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 South West

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol - 7 £325 -
Wiltshire +1 2 £320 -0.38%
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 9 (50.00%) XenApp
6 9 (50.00%) SCCM
7 8 (44.44%) AppSense
7 8 (44.44%) Wyse
7 8 (44.44%) Citrix
7 8 (44.44%) MS Office
7 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (33.33%) Back Office
9 6 (33.33%) VMware ESX
9 6 (33.33%) Finance
9 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
9 6 (33.33%) DNS
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco
9 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
10 5 (27.78%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (27.78%) VoIP
11 4 (22.22%) SQL
11 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 4 (22.22%) Symantec

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) VoIP
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) Extranet
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 6 (33.33%) Back Office
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Support
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (16.67%) CESG
2 3 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 3 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (50.00%) XenApp
4 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 5 (27.78%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (22.22%) BitLocker
9 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
10 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.56%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) AppSense
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 8 (44.44%) Wyse
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) Dell
5 4 (22.22%) Polycom
5 4 (22.22%) Symantec
6 3 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 3 (16.67%) CA
6 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Sophos
6 3 (16.67%) Veeam
7 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) Varonis
7 1 (5.56%) Xerox