The first 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 17 April 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 Northamptonshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Thin Client 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £264 £423 £355
% change year-on-year
-37.45% +19.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
58 17 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.20% 7.49% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 34
Average daily rate £330 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £140 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £1,000 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £16.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 - £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 - £23.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Thin Client
East Midlands

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
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton - - - -
Thin Client
East Midlands

Thin Client
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) XenServer
4 1 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) ARCserve
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware