The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 34 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.35% 0.24% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.94% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £210 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £200
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +93.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+45.76% -4.83%
Thin Client
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
91 106 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.71% 25.79% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 61 37
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +4.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Thin Client
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Thin Client Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Thin Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Thin Client Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Thin Client
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Server Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere