The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank - 40 27
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.64% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.70% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £175 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £238 £330
% change year-on-year
+63.15% -28.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
55 74 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.86% 23.57% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 55 28
Average daily rate £325 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.06 £18.20 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff