The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Thin Client
South East / Kent
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £320 £388
% change year-on-year +1.87% -17.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £16.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -25.72% -59.37%  

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 120 113 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 42.55% 24.51% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 78 30
Median daily rate £338 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +9.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £210 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Median hourly rate £29.92 £13.00 £31.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.15% -59.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thin Client in Kent

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in Kent

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec
1 6 (100.00%) Wyse
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) AppSense
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 6 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Server Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (16.67%) Floorwalker
4 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) AppSense
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Wyse
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco