The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 30 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 139 127
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 4 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.10% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.38% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
Median daily rate £195 - £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £313 £388
% change year-on-year +10.16% -19.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 647 791 675
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 30.52% 27.34% 25.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 535 409
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 41
Median hourly rate £19.24 £15.75 £11.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.12% +41.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £10.50 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £21.40 £20.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Thin Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thin Client in Yorkshire

Thin Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Thin Client in Yorkshire

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
North Yorkshire - 3 £195 -
Thin Client
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Live Communications Server
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Business Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Netcool
3 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unicenter
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Meridio
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle