The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 27 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 - 90
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.52% - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £125 - £215
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £344 £275
% change year-on-year -34.54% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £17.25
% change year-on-year +14.75% -11.59%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 424 414 454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 27.57% 26.76% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 263 241
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £263 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 26
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.10% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £22.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thin Client in the East Midlands

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Thin Client in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Thin Client in the East Midlands

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in the East Midlands

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Derbyshire - 7 £125 -
Leicestershire - 1 £325 -
Thin Client
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 11 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Lotus
3 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
3 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) VBScript
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) IBM Notes
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) IBM Notes
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
1 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
1 4 (36.36%) VBScript
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Lotus
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) Wyse