Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 146 136
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 -8
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.091% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.34% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
East Midlands median daily rate £165 £750 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -78.00% +240.91% -20.00%
10th Percentile £123 £231 £198
90th Percentile £225 £775 £271
England median daily rate £200 £336 £345
% change year-on-year -40.52% -2.54% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +7.46%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 857 870 895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.64% 26.36% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 538 495
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £200
90th Percentile £538 £575 £495
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 64
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.17 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.14% +17.65% +4.10%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £49.96 £60.00 £40.33
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.92 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.51% +9.62% +6.00%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Derbyshire -5 3 £125 -83.33%
Lincolnshire - 3 £213 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £165 -
Thin Client
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 9 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
5 5 (55.56%) SAN
5 5 (55.56%) LAN
5 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) VPN
6 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (33.33%) Intel
7 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (33.33%) Project Management
7 3 (33.33%) arcserve
7 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (33.33%) DHCP
8 2 (22.22%) VBScript
8 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes

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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) NAS
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Technician
1 2 (22.22%) Migration Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Technician
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) arcserve
3 3 (33.33%) Intel
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Lotus
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam