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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 89 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 1.34% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£388 £125 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+210.00% -75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £290 £361
% change year-on-year
-26.72% -19.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £13.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -23.61%
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
436 374 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.03% 28.08% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 221 151
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 42
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -51.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.88 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £41.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

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 21 October 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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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
Dorking - 2 - - 4
Epsom - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Thin Client
South East

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) Kaseya
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) VPN

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) Kaseya
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (20.00%) BMC
5 1 (20.00%) Apple