Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 601 560 571
Rank change year-on-year -41 +11 -78
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 34 59 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.072% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 32 36
London median daily rate £274 £413 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.64% +8.20% +4.45%
10th Percentile £136 £201 £289
90th Percentile £441 £542 £538
England median daily rate £200 £336 £346
% change year-on-year -40.52% -2.89% +15.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 6
London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.58 £20.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% -24.67% +25.30%
10th Percentile £16.00 £11.25 £17.13
90th Percentile £20.76 £18.07 £32.36
England median hourly rate £18.00 £16.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +11.98% -10.69% +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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18410 16605 17383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.08% 36.74% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13185 11760 12225
London median daily rate £500 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.83% +1.67%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 256 300
London median hourly rate £21.70 £19.71 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.10% -2.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.00 £12.01
90th Percentile £48.33 £50.00 £47.75
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Thin Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 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
South London -33 3 £140 -64.46% 2
West London -14 2 - - 2
Central London -11 1 - - 1
Thin Client
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 34 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 26 (76.47%) Citrix
3 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 19 (55.88%) Windows
5 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (50.00%) Migration
6 16 (47.06%) Finance
7 15 (44.12%) Banking
8 14 (41.18%) VMware
9 13 (38.24%) SCCM
10 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
11 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
11 11 (32.35%) Office 365
12 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
13 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
13 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
14 7 (20.59%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (20.59%) ITIL
14 7 (20.59%) SAN
14 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
14 7 (20.59%) XenDesktop
14 7 (20.59%) Task Automation
15 6 (17.65%) DFS Replication
15 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
15 6 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (17.65%) NetApp

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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Office 365
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.88%) OneDrive
4 2 (5.88%) Yammer
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) Skype
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.94%) Softphone
3 1 (2.94%) VLAN
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Local Government
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Administrator
2 8 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Banking Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Server Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Server Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Server Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Banking Project Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
7 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 34 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) CMDB
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) CESG
5 1 (2.94%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Task Automation
3 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) Application Packaging
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) High Availability
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.94%) Network Management
8 1 (2.94%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.94%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (2.94%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) CCEA
2 3 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (20.59%) XenDesktop
3 6 (17.65%) DFS Replication
4 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (14.71%) XenApp
5 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) SCCM
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (5.88%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Citrix
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) NetApp
5 5 (14.71%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos
7 1 (2.94%) Wyse