Period
to 15 July 2020

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 15 July 2020 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
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 198 317 353
Rank change year-on-year +119 +36 -10
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 6 38 42
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.83% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 19
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% -22.87%
10th Percentile £193 £200 £195
90th Percentile £398 £523 £485
England median daily rate £400 £380 £325
% change year-on-year +5.26% +16.92% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £13.95
England median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year +23.08% +10.21% -15.74%

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 1,728 4,551 5,308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.08% 30.43% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 2,723 3,027
Median daily rate £439 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.29% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £190 £258 £250
90th Percentile £600 £600 £588
England median daily rate £495 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +4.21% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 246 264
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.43 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -25.24% +71.43%
10th Percentile £12.98 £12.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £62.54 £52.50
Median hourly rate £31.00 £20.86 £22.50
% change year-on-year +48.65% -7.31% +13.64%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Thin Client as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Thin Client in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Thin Client in the South East

Thin Client
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Thin Client in the South East over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Thin Client in the South East

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Thin Client in the South East.

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 15 July 2020. 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
Hampshire +54 4 £375 +3.45%
Thames Valley +102 1 £400 +150.00%
Berkshire +75 1 £400 -
Surrey +64 1 £150 +25.00%
Thin Client
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) IaaS
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2019
4 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Change Control
4 3 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (50.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) Juniper
6 1 (16.67%) Replication
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) SLA

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VSAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2019
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Rollout Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
1 3 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
1 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Gemalto
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds