The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 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 Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
+22.72% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-27.38% +27.27%
Fat Client
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
216 307 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.39% 37.67% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 158 98
Median daily rate £400 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £285 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 31 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £13.00 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £40.00 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Nortel
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Siemens
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Advertising
3 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Migration

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planner
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Nortel
1 3 (42.86%) Siemens