Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 6 months to 25 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 of England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 178 197
Rank change year-on-year -24 +19 0
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 2 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.039% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 1.16% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 9
East of England median daily rate £305 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +16.67% -4.76%
England median daily rate £180 £336 £346
% change year-on-year -46.47% -2.89% +15.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
East of England median hourly rate - - £21.50
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 of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1643 1546 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.03% 31.74% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 868 886
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.20% -9.03% +7.32%
10th Percentile £191 £180 £205
90th Percentile £562 £538 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 125 178
East of England median hourly rate £19.38 £32.40 £22.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.19% +43.27% -4.78%
10th Percentile £10.92 £13.31 £11.93
90th Percentile £49.25 £43.75 £45.14
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.13 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.86% +3.21% +8.36%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Thin Client in the East of England

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thin Client in the East of England

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in the East of England

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 25 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
Hertfordshire -10 1 £305 +11.93% 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Thin Client
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 of England region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware