The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 28 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.

Thin Client
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 389 404 358
Rank change year-on-year +15 -46  
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 13 22 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.067% 0.099% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.28% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 32
Median daily rate £425 £335 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.86% -18.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £128 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £535 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £316 £388
% change year-on-year +3.08% -18.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6839 7737 7624
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.08% 34.69% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4768 5512 5179
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 121 143
Median hourly rate £27.92 £19.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.21% +3.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thin Client in London

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Thin Client in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Thin Client in London

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in London

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
City of London -8 2 £425 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £123 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £533 -
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 27 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) Citrix
4 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 14 (51.85%) ITIL
6 12 (44.44%) VMware
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
8 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.93%) MS Office
10 6 (22.22%) Linux
10 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
10 6 (22.22%) Firewall
11 5 (18.52%) SCCM
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco
11 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
11 5 (18.52%) HP
11 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
11 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
11 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
12 4 (14.81%) XenServer
12 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
12 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
12 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (14.81%) DHCP
12 4 (14.81%) Oracle
12 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.81%) HTML
12 4 (14.81%) Java

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) BGP
3 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (11.11%) DMVPN
3 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 3 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (11.11%) OSPF
3 3 (11.11%) PCoIP
3 3 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (7.41%) Intranet
4 2 (7.41%) IPsec
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) VoIP
4 2 (7.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Impala
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MSI
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Banking
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) Service Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.41%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
4 2 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Wireframes
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) VB6
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNP
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) CCSA
3 1 (3.70%) CCSE
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
4 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.81%) XenServer
5 3 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) DameWare
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Citrix
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 3 (11.11%) F5
6 3 (11.11%) Imperva
6 3 (11.11%) Infoblox
7 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) LANDesk
7 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) Wyse
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) Embarcadero
8 1 (3.70%) Plumtree