The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 121 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 7 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.39% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 1.48% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Average daily rate
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£588 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £254 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £450 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £200 £330
% change year-on-year
+93.75% -39.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.25 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-35.93% +6.66%
Fat Client
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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 East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
623 610 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.35% 26.74% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 293 285
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £143 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 69 67
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% -37.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.93 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 1 - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Essex - - - -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 3 (27.27%) hybris
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) CommVault
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) WSUS
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 3 (27.27%) SCOM
5 3 (27.27%) KANA
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Wyse
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) DNS

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) WSUS
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) hybris
1 3 (27.27%) CommVault
1 3 (27.27%) KANA
1 3 (27.27%) Wyse
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
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