The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 77 83 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.42% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 1.11% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £405 £351 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.30% -19.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £280 £264
% change year-on-year
+16.96% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.38 £21.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-37.05% +37.09%
Fat Client
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
306 450 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.29% 37.91% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 205 177
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £269 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 27
Median hourly rate £15.13 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £40.00 £23.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +6 1 £405 -
Fat Client
South East

Fat Client
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fat 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) UAT Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) UAT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) VMware