The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Cambridgeshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 63 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 6 0 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.73% - 2.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.21% - 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate
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£343 - £369
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 - £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £308 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.94% -15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £11.26 £11.84
% change year-on-year
+50.97% -4.89%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
187 168 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 22.64% 23.53% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 74 82
Average daily rate £350 £363 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £150 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 40
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £11.20 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £58.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
Fat Client
East of England

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Fat Client Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Fat Client
East of England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Fat 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 Fat Client.

1 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (50.00%) AppSense
4 4 (50.00%) MSI
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Fat 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 Fat Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management Server
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) ADSL
2 1 (12.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) AppSense
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Mercator
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle