Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 197 180
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17 +23
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 16 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.38% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 9
East of England median daily rate £300 £346 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.36% -1.07% +16.67%
10th Percentile £116 £282 £285
90th Percentile £488 £404 £394
England median daily rate £340 £250 £350
% change year-on-year +36.00% -28.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £23.00 - £45.00
England median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -18.92% +15.63% -5.88%

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 1,633 1,596 1,657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.43% 32.97% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 922 921
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £208 £190 £204
90th Percentile £588 £562 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 115 145
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +25.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £13.74 £10.97 £12.75
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.80 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.80% - +11.11%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Thin Client in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 September 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
Bedfordshire - 7 £460 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 3 - -
Hertfordshire -8 3 £300 -13.36%
Essex - 3 £118 -
Thin Client
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 16 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Migration
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (43.75%) Office 365
5 6 (37.50%) SLA
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
6 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (31.25%) Email Migration
7 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) VoIP
8 3 (18.75%) Unix
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) MCSE
8 3 (18.75%) MCSA
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) MPLS
8 3 (18.75%) Network Security
8 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
8 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
8 3 (18.75%) Freedom of Information

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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
2 3 (18.75%) MPLS
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) Skype
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Technical Support
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Services Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Email Migration
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCSA
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) VMware