Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 6 months to 20 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 355 376
Rank change year-on-year -1 +21 -26
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 16 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.096% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.47% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 22
South East median daily rate £259 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.46% +8.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £212 £219 £166
90th Percentile £433 £519 £403
England median daily rate £200 £338 £345
% change year-on-year -40.74% -2.17% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.06% +25.93% -6.90%
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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4821 4907 5943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.84% 29.75% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2831 2822 3444
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
10th Percentile £220 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 287 322
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.70 £12.03 £11.18
90th Percentile £47.88 £54.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Thin Client in the South East

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thin Client in the South East

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Thin Client in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Thin Client in the South East

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in the South East

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley -5 10 £255 -51.52% 1
Berkshire +3 6 £255 -44.97%
Buckinghamshire -23 4 £256 -51.19% 1
Hampshire +7 2 £450 +41.18%
Surrey - 2 - - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Thin Client
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 16 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) VMware Server
6 6 (37.50%) SCCM
7 5 (31.25%) SCOM
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (31.25%) DevOps
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (25.00%) PKI
8 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) SCSM
8 4 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
8 4 (25.00%) XenApp
8 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 3 (18.75%) Application Virtualisation
9 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (18.75%) Hardware Maintenance
9 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Operations Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Server Support
2 2 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) CSS3
1 2 (12.50%) D3.js
1 2 (12.50%) Electron Framework
1 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5 Canvas
1 2 (12.50%) JDBC
1 2 (12.50%) JPA
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) JSP
1 2 (12.50%) JSTL
1 2 (12.50%) Node.js
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (12.50%) WebGL
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (25.00%) PKI
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) AS400
4 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (12.50%) iSeries
5 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (18.75%) Hardware Maintenance
2 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Server
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
2 5 (31.25%) SCOM
3 4 (25.00%) SCSM
3 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (6.25%) EdgeSight
4 1 (6.25%) Netcool
4 1 (6.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (6.25%) Netcool/Webtop
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (18.75%) Wyse
6 2 (12.50%) AppSense
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) Remedy
7 1 (6.25%) ThinPrint