The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 144 104 114
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +10
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 2 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.069% 0.82% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 2.99% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 2
Average daily rate - £401 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +57.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £388 £263
% change year-on-year
-17.74% +47.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £9.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £14.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+45.76% -
Thin Client
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
803 702 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.63% 27.37% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 437 349
Average daily rate £403 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 44 20
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -10.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £9.47 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £18.75 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
West Yorkshire -12 2 - -
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Law
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Server Patching
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) NetScreen
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 2 (22.22%) Infoblox

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) BGP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DMVPN
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) NetScreen
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (44.44%) Law
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Wintel Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCSE
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Imperva
2 2 (22.22%) Infoblox
3 1 (11.11%) HP