Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ThinApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ThinApp over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

VMware ThinApp (formerly Thinstall)
UK
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 621 835 901
Rank change year-on-year +214 +66 -53
Contract jobs citing ThinApp 6 7 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.085% 0.052% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £385 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.87% -35.83% +46.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 -
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.37 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.35% -66.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.37 £45.43
% change year-on-year +7.35% -66.17% -

ThinApp is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,033 13,373 13,172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.82% 14.72% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,579 8,896 8,768
Median daily rate £500 £500 £479
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.44% +6.39%
10th Percentile £285 £310 £275
90th Percentile £668 £673 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 336 310
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.33 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.70% +11.37% -20.65%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.79
90th Percentile £49.68 £49.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.22
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.92% -18.93%

ThinApp
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ThinApp as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ThinApp in the UK

ThinApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ThinApp.

Daily rate trend for ThinApp in the UK

ThinApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ThinApp.

Hourly rate trend for ThinApp in the UK

ThinApp
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ThinApp within the UK over the 6 months to 26 May 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
England +203 5 £500 +29.87% 1
London +182 3 £480 +20.00% 1
UK excluding London +162 3 £500 +33.33%
Midlands +83 1 - -
East Midlands +37 1 - -
North West - 1 £500 -
North of England - 1 £500 -
Work from Home - 1 £500 - 1
Channel Islands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing ThinApp 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 with a requirement for ThinApp.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) InstallShield
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Ivanti
3 3 (50.00%) Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) Ansible
4 2 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (33.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP

ThinApp
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (33.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) InstallShield
2 2 (33.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (16.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Integration Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (16.67%) Application Discovery
2 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Ivanti
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec