The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Swindon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £264 £423 £355
% change year-on-year
-37.45% +19.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
67 37 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.09% 13.70% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 44
Average daily rate £463 £440 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.22% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.50 £12.42 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.08% -48.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.42 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £12.42 £50.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Thin Client
Wiltshire

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Thin Client
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) QA

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Asset Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee