The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 106 114 137
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.25% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 1.12% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£215 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £325 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £300 £358
% change year-on-year
-6.74% -16.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.02 £11.84
% change year-on-year
+17.68% +18.41%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
522 537 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.13% 22.14% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 222 248
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 27
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.72 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -35.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £9.10 £14.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
Thin Client
South East

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Thin Client across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Thin Client
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thin Client across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Thin Client Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Thin Client
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 3 £290 -10.76% 1
Bracknell +5 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Thin Client
South East

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Thin Client also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Thin Client.

1 15 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 14 (93.33%) Citrix
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) IBM Notes
5 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Lotus
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
8 3 (20.00%) AppSense
8 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) XenApp
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 2 (13.33%) SLA
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (13.33%) CA
9 2 (13.33%) NetIQ
9 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 2 (13.33%) SCCM

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Thin Client also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Thin Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Release Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Netcool
2 1 (6.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (6.67%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Lotus
3 3 (20.00%) AppSense
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) CA
4 2 (13.33%) Altiris
4 2 (13.33%) NetIQ
5 1 (6.67%) Becrypt
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas