The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £263
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +23.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.75 £40.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-70.62% +158.06%
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 East Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
108 79 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 30.42% 25.00% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 50 54
Average daily rate £335 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £261 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.63 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £15.17 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £15.75 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Fat Client
Top 14 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Application Discovery

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Application Discovery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix