The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 390 406 371
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -35
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 30 30 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.35% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 42
Median daily rate £400 £413 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +42.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £320 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £532 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
+22.72% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Median hourly rate £17.00 £20.68 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +21.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £29.86 £19.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-11.59% -5.47%
Fat Client
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7837 8497 8893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.71% 36.48% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5576 5943 6101
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 142 157
Median hourly rate £20.26 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.20 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £52.17 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in London

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in London

Fat Client
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fat Client across the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Fat Client Daily Rate Histogram in London

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in London

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +42 9 £451 +38.61% 3
Bromley - 1 £425 - 1
Croydon - 1 £335 -
Southall - 1 £200 -
Southwark - 1 - -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 51 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 30 (58.82%) Windows
3 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
4 21 (41.18%) Citrix
4 21 (41.18%) MS Office
5 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
6 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
7 17 (33.33%) ITIL
8 15 (29.41%) MS Exchange
9 14 (27.45%) XML
9 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
10 11 (21.57%) Terminal Services
10 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
10 11 (21.57%) C
10 11 (21.57%) Java
10 11 (21.57%) HTTP
10 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (21.57%) XenApp
10 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
11 10 (19.61%) Interactive TV
11 10 (19.61%) SCCM
11 10 (19.61%) XSD
11 10 (19.61%) OpenTV
11 10 (19.61%) Scrum
11 10 (19.61%) VMware
11 10 (19.61%) Service Management
11 10 (19.61%) ANSI C
12 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
12 9 (17.65%) Internet
12 9 (17.65%) Management Information System

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 15 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Office
2 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.92%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) HTTP
2 9 (17.65%) Internet
3 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.73%) DVB
5 5 (9.80%) DHCP
5 5 (9.80%) DNS
6 4 (7.84%) Intranet
7 3 (5.88%) SAN
8 2 (3.92%) LAN
8 2 (3.92%) NAS
8 2 (3.92%) Network Security
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
9 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.96%) OLTP
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
1 4 (7.84%) Maven
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) JBuilder
3 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.76%) Legal
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
3 3 (5.88%) Billing
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Service Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) C Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Incident Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Agile Developer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Architect
7 3 (5.88%) C/C++ Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) XML
2 10 (19.61%) XSD
3 8 (15.69%) HTML
4 4 (7.84%) Flash
4 4 (7.84%) HTML5
4 4 (7.84%) JSON
4 4 (7.84%) Spring
5 3 (5.88%) .NET
5 3 (5.88%) XSL
6 1 (1.96%) Middleware
6 1 (1.96%) SOAP
6 1 (1.96%) Struts
6 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (19.61%) Interactive TV
3 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 7 (13.73%) MPEG
5 6 (11.76%) User Experience
6 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
6 5 (9.80%) Client/Server
6 5 (9.80%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (7.84%) Device Driver
8 3 (5.88%) Clustering
8 3 (5.88%) STB
9 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.96%) iPhone
10 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
3 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
4 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.84%) Linux
6 4 (7.84%) Unix
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000
7 3 (5.88%) Solaris
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.96%) Android
8 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
3 10 (19.61%) Scrum
3 10 (19.61%) Service Management
4 8 (15.69%) Information Management
4 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
5 7 (13.73%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
7 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
7 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.80%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.84%) MVC
8 4 (7.84%) Pair Programming
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) C
1 11 (21.57%) Java
2 10 (19.61%) ANSI C
3 8 (15.69%) C++
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.84%) ActionScript
7 3 (5.88%) SQL
8 2 (3.92%) C#
9 1 (1.96%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.96%) CCEA
3 1 (1.96%) CCEE
3 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) MCSE
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.92%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) Terminal Services
2 11 (21.57%) XenApp
3 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.73%) XenDesktop
5 4 (7.84%) Terminal Server
5 4 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.84%) HP SIM
2 4 (7.84%) SCOM
2 4 (7.84%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.96%) WSUS
3 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 21 (41.18%) Citrix
3 10 (19.61%) OpenTV
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 6 (11.76%) HP
5 5 (9.80%) LANDesk
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle
6 4 (7.84%) Symantec
7 3 (5.88%) Hitachi
7 3 (5.88%) Sun
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco
9 1 (1.96%) Apple
9 1 (1.96%) Embarcadero
9 1 (1.96%) Lotus
9 1 (1.96%) Plumtree
9 1 (1.96%) Progress
9 1 (1.96%) Remedy
9 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.96%) Wyse
Bromley, Kent
Elevate Direct
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago