Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - +96 +16
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% - 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Cheshire median daily rate £213 - £750
10th Percentile £206 - £665
90th Percentile £219 - £795
North West median daily rate £165 £104 £450
% change year-on-year +59.04% -76.94% +63.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £13.13 £15.69 £14.75
% change year-on-year -16.35% +6.37% -13.24%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 328 369 489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.71% 27.48% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 277 325
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.31% -4.38% -2.44%
10th Percentile £213 £227 £214
90th Percentile £565 £540 £663
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 11
Cheshire median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £19.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +22.08% +16.19%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £14.43
90th Percentile £47.50 £30.00 £68.75
North West median hourly rate £22.32 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +11.61% +25.00% -8.57%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Thin Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Thin Client in Cheshire

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thin Client in Cheshire

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in Cheshire

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Wilmslow - 5 - -
Warrington - 1 £213 -
Thin Client
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) vCenter Server
2 5 (83.33%) Teradici
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) WSUS
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Clearswift
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Windows Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) vCenter Server
1 5 (83.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Clearswift
1 5 (83.33%) Teradici
1 5 (83.33%) VMware