Period
to 8 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 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
London > Central London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 145 269 280
Rank change year-on-year +124 +11 -27
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 5 12 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.19% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.43% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 14
Median daily rate £438 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +118.75% -38.46% +0.39%
10th Percentile £419 £153 £166
90th Percentile £481 £538 £464
London median daily rate £360 £200 £340
% change year-on-year +80.00% -41.18% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% - -
London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -37.78% +30.43%

Thin Client is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 963 2,770 3,609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 36.09% 33.13% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 2,075 2,716
Median daily rate £513 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +0.96% -0.95%
10th Percentile £306 £330 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £713
London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 53 58
Median hourly rate £35.25 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.86% +5.00% +6.95%
10th Percentile £12.66 £11.35 £13.31
90th Percentile £47.75 £56.30 £44.54
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £22.95
% change year-on-year +42.86% +6.75% +4.56%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Thin Client as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Thin Client in Central London

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Thin Client in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Thin Client in Central London

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Thin Client in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Thin Client in Central London

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +101 5 £438 +118.75%
Thin Client
London

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Thin Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix