The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 36 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.39% 1.74% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 5.95% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £600 £130 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+361.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.18% -3.87%
Fat Client
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
90 84 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.43% 29.17% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 45 21
Median daily rate £433 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.49% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £143 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £855 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 7
Median hourly rate £14.34 £21.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.30% +65.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £21.50 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Fat Client
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP