The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank - 67 72
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £196
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £280 £264
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.38 £21.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-37.05% +37.09%
Thin Client
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
257 251 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.43% 27.95% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 117 141
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 £255 £270 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £38.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.45% +134.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.23 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.31 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Thin Client as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) sed
1 2 (100.00%) RHCSA

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) sed
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) VMware