The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 20 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
South East / Kent
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £319 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +126.31%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 84 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 36.60% 24.78% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 60 33
Median daily rate £338 £363 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +52.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £205 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £505 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £29.92 £13.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.15% +13.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.43%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (75.00%) BitLocker
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) CA
2 6 (75.00%) Wyse
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (75.00%) AppSense
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) BitLocker
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) AppSense
1 6 (75.00%) CA
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) Wyse
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco