The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 94 92 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.14% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.46% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £275 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £388 £220
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +76.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £9.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+126.31% -32.14%
Thin Client
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
451 431 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.06% 30.83% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 219 198
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 18 24
Average hourly rate £46.00 £18.36 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.61% -0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.90 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reigate - 1 £275 -
Thin Client
South East

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Application Discovery
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (33.33%) MSI
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Wyse

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Testing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) NetWare
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Discovery
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Becrypt
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) Novell
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse