The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 190 173 207
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +34
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 11 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.36% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.97% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 3
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£413 £320 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.90% -6.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £193 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £490 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -20.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £16.44 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £14.02
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +17.68%
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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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2182 2157 2632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.40% 37.47% 37.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1739 1604 1979
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 63
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.44 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% -8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.65 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.70 £29.75 £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Fat Client
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fat Client across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Fat Client Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 35 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 26 (74.29%) Citrix
3 20 (57.14%) VMware
4 19 (54.29%) Windows
4 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (51.43%) Cisco
6 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
7 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 14 (40.00%) LAN
8 13 (37.14%) ITIL
9 12 (34.29%) Firewall
10 11 (31.43%) SAN
11 10 (28.57%) HP
11 10 (28.57%) Linux
11 10 (28.57%) CheckPoint
11 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (28.57%) BIG-IP
11 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (25.71%) XenApp
12 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
12 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (25.71%) DNS
13 8 (22.86%) WAN
13 8 (22.86%) DHCP
14 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
14 7 (20.00%) CCNP
14 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 7 (20.00%) MS Office
14 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.86%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) LAN
2 12 (34.29%) Firewall
3 11 (31.43%) SAN
4 10 (28.57%) BIG-IP
5 9 (25.71%) DNS
6 8 (22.86%) WAN
6 8 (22.86%) DHCP
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (20.00%) Network Security
7 7 (20.00%) OSPF
7 7 (20.00%) BGP
7 7 (20.00%) NetScreen
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (20.00%) DMVPN
7 7 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
9 3 (8.57%) LDAP
9 3 (8.57%) DSL
9 3 (8.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) OLTP
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) TKPROF
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 7 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 7 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 7 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Server Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) SAN Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.71%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) XML
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) XSD
2 1 (2.86%) XSLT
2 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.86%) RESTful
2 1 (2.86%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 35 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
4 5 (14.29%) Replication
5 4 (11.43%) Clustering
6 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
7 2 (5.71%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (5.71%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.86%) W3C
8 1 (2.86%) BYOD
8 1 (2.86%) iPhone
8 1 (2.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.71%) UNIX
6 2 (5.71%) CentOS
6 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (20.00%) ITSM
3 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
3 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.43%) Line Management
3 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.43%) Server Building
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) BCP
4 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Service Management
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Perl
2 3 (8.57%) C
2 3 (8.57%) Python
2 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) XPath
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCNP
2 7 (20.00%) CCSE
3 6 (17.14%) MCSE
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 2 (5.71%) RHCE
7 2 (5.71%) CCNA
7 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) HL7
2 1 (2.86%) DICOM
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (25.71%) XenApp
4 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.29%) Xen
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Server
5 4 (11.43%) vSphere
6 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.57%) NLBS
7 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.71%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (11.43%) WSUS
1 4 (11.43%) HP SIM
2 3 (8.57%) Puppet
3 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.86%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Citrix
2 20 (57.14%) VMware
3 18 (51.43%) Cisco
4 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) HP
5 10 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 7 (20.00%) Blue Coat
6 7 (20.00%) Infoblox
6 7 (20.00%) Imperva
6 7 (20.00%) F5
7 5 (14.29%) Remedy
8 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
8 4 (11.43%) IBM
9 3 (8.57%) SAP
9 3 (8.57%) BMC
10 2 (5.71%) Dell
10 2 (5.71%) Oracle
11 1 (2.86%) Apple
11 1 (2.86%) McAfee
11 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
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