The 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 47 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.26% 0.47% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 1.59% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £300 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +31.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £388 £263
% change year-on-year
-17.74% +47.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £14.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+45.76% -
Thin Client
Wiltshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
155 126 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 40.47% 29.65% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 87 59
Average daily rate £350 £425 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.72 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% -22.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £15.90 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Wyse