The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
Rank - 55 -
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.38% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.46% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £10.25
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +109.75%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
144 149 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 34.62% 28.44% 29.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 81 63
Median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 32 26
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.15 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Fat Client
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Dell