The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 81 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 16 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.62% 0.17% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.08% 0.52% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Median daily rate £230 £495 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.53% +82.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £495 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £495 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £325 £263
% change year-on-year
+2.69% +23.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-70.00% +158.06%
Thin Client
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
392 192 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 39.80% 31.68% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 93 94
Median daily rate £315 £347 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.34% +24.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £222 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £11.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% +17.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.00 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.90 £12.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Thin Client as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Thin Client
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Thin Client Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 16 £230 -53.53%
Thin Client
North East

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (93.75%) Windows 7
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
2 15 (93.75%) Wi-Fi
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (93.75%) 3G
2 15 (93.75%) DHCP
2 15 (93.75%) DNS
2 15 (93.75%) Software Delivery
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 12 (75.00%) ThinPrint
3 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (75.00%) AppSense
3 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) SMS
5 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
7 6 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) 3G
1 15 (93.75%) DHCP
1 15 (93.75%) DNS
1 15 (93.75%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (56.25%) SMS
3 6 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Desktop Support
2 8 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) AS400
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows 7
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) Escalation Management
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Security
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) CCNA
6 1 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
6 1 (6.25%) MCP
6 1 (6.25%) MCSE
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) AppSense
2 12 (75.00%) ThinPrint
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) SAP