The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Thin Client
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 40
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 1.25% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.30% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £388 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £338 £275
% change year-on-year -33.33% +22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +14.75% -27.38%  

Thin Client is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 112 93 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 31.73% 28.97% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 65 47
Median daily rate £405 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% -4.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £236 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £46.07 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.61% +15.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Thin Client as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Thin Client in Bedfordshire

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thin Client in Bedfordshire

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) AppDNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) GPG13
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto