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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 413 413 368
Rank change year-on-year
0 -45
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 32 37 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.42% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 40
Median daily rate £490 £367 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.69% -3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £316 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £541 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.68 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.54% +21.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.86 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+7.18% -2.40%
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
8435 8799 9064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.52% 37.05% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5947 6106 6056
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 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 167 184
Median hourly rate £17.75 £21.30 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £13.17 £13.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.73 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.08 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +0.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Southwark - 4 - -
City of London +23 3 £275 -21.54% 2
Uxbridge 0 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £450 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 66 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 41 (62.12%) Windows
3 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
4 29 (43.94%) Citrix
5 28 (42.42%) MS Office
6 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
7 26 (39.39%) ITIL
8 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
9 19 (28.79%) MS Exchange
10 18 (27.27%) VMware
11 17 (25.76%) XML
11 17 (25.76%) Java
11 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
12 16 (24.24%) Terminal Services
13 15 (22.73%) Windows 7
14 14 (21.21%) C
14 14 (21.21%) HTTP
15 13 (19.70%) C++
15 13 (19.70%) HTML
15 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
15 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (18.18%) OpenTV
16 12 (18.18%) Scrum
16 12 (18.18%) Interactive TV
16 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (18.18%) Management Information System
16 12 (18.18%) Service Management
16 12 (18.18%) XSD
16 12 (18.18%) SharePoint

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 19 (28.79%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.03%) IBM Domino
4 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (42.42%) MS Office
2 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (10.61%) PaintShop Pro
3 7 (10.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) GitHub
2 4 (6.06%) Office 365
2 4 (6.06%) SaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) HTTP
2 10 (15.15%) Internet
3 9 (13.64%) DVB
4 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.06%) DHCP
5 4 (6.06%) DNS
5 4 (6.06%) Intranet
6 2 (3.03%) LAN
6 2 (3.03%) NAS
6 2 (3.03%) Network Security
6 2 (3.03%) PCoIP
6 2 (3.03%) SAN
6 2 (3.03%) WAN
7 1 (1.52%) Firewall
7 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.52%) OLTP
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Cucumber
1 8 (12.12%) Maven
1 8 (12.12%) Subversion
2 2 (3.03%) JBuilder
3 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (12.12%) Legal
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Back Office
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Analyst
2 15 (22.73%) Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Architect
4 8 (12.12%) Incident Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.06%) C Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Support
7 4 (6.06%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.06%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Active Directory Support
8 3 (4.55%) C/C++ Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) XML
2 13 (19.70%) HTML
3 12 (18.18%) XSD
4 8 (12.12%) Flash
4 8 (12.12%) HTML5
4 8 (12.12%) JSON
4 8 (12.12%) Spring
5 3 (4.55%) .NET
5 3 (4.55%) XSL
6 2 (3.03%) SOAP
6 2 (3.03%) Struts
6 2 (3.03%) Web Services
7 1 (1.52%) Middleware
7 1 (1.52%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 66 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 12 (18.18%) Interactive TV
2 12 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 9 (13.64%) MPEG
5 7 (10.61%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (7.58%) Blackberry
6 5 (7.58%) Client/Server
6 5 (7.58%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (6.06%) Device Driver
7 4 (6.06%) User Experience
8 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.03%) Clustering
9 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (1.52%) STB
Operating Systems
1 41 (62.12%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
3 15 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.61%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.06%) Linux
6 4 (6.06%) Solaris
6 4 (6.06%) Unix
6 4 (6.06%) Windows 2000
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) ITIL
2 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
3 12 (18.18%) Scrum
3 12 (18.18%) Service Management
4 11 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 10 (15.15%) Information Management
6 9 (13.64%) TDD
7 8 (12.12%) Information Security
7 8 (12.12%) ITIL V3
7 8 (12.12%) Kanban
7 8 (12.12%) MVC
7 8 (12.12%) Pair Programming
7 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
7 8 (12.12%) Project Management
8 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.61%) Data Protection
8 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.58%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Java
2 14 (21.21%) C
3 13 (19.70%) C++
4 12 (18.18%) ANSI C
5 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.12%) ActionScript
7 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.55%) SQL
9 2 (3.03%) C#
9 2 (3.03%) Perl
9 2 (3.03%) VB
10 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) ISEB
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) DBS Check
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) CCEA
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 7 (10.61%) SLA
3 4 (6.06%) COBIT
4 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.03%) QA
5 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 16 (24.24%) Terminal Services
3 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.64%) XenApp
5 8 (12.12%) XenDesktop
6 5 (7.58%) Terminal Server
7 4 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) SCCM
2 4 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.06%) HP SIM
2 4 (6.06%) SCOM
2 4 (6.06%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.52%) DameWare
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
2 29 (43.94%) Citrix
3 18 (27.27%) VMware
4 12 (18.18%) OpenTV
5 7 (10.61%) Cisco
5 7 (10.61%) Oracle
6 6 (9.09%) HP
6 6 (9.09%) LANDesk
7 4 (6.06%) Symantec
8 3 (4.55%) Sun
9 2 (3.03%) Embarcadero
9 2 (3.03%) Hitachi
9 2 (3.03%) Lotus
9 2 (3.03%) Plumtree
10 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.52%) Fidessa
10 1 (1.52%) NetApp
10 1 (1.52%) Progress
10 1 (1.52%) Reuters
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Rate: £15.50 - £16.80 per hour
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