Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 239 254
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 +4
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.014% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.032% 0.29% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 14
City of London median daily rate - £275 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.16% -0.32%
Central London median daily rate - £275 £369
% change year-on-year - -25.47% -6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
City of London median hourly rate - £12.50 -
Central London median hourly rate - £12.50 £21.98
% change year-on-year - -43.12% +62.78%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3088 2778 3630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.62% 41.40% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2173 2888
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 55
City of London median hourly rate £22.26 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.25 £54.51 £36.40
Central London median hourly rate £21.23 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.29% -12.50% +14.29%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Thin Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Thin Client in the City of London

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thin Client in the City of London

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware