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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Thin Client
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 34 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.37% - 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £313 £388
% change year-on-year +4.32% -19.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -43.86% -33.84%  

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 81 69 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 30.34% 22.55% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 39 67
Median daily rate £413 £375 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £589 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £14.00 £28.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.65 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Thin Client in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in Bedfordshire

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Luton - 1 - -
Thin Client
East of England

Thin Client
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) AppDNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) GPG13
3 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps

Thin Client
Top Related 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 3 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) AppSense
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto