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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 394 421 372
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -49
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 36 25 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.29% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 57
Median daily rate £490 £365 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.24% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £267 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £296 £212
% change year-on-year
+9.70% +39.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.58 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +2.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.38 £15.86 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +2.32%
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
8213 8733 9254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.99% 37.50% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5761 6030 6326
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 161 211
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.58 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +12 3 £275 -21.54% 1
Southwark - 3 - -
Lewisham - 2 £338 -
Uxbridge +4 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 63 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 45 (71.43%) Windows
3 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
4 28 (44.44%) ITIL
4 28 (44.44%) MS Office
5 27 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 25 (39.68%) Citrix
7 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
8 18 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
9 17 (26.98%) VMware
9 17 (26.98%) Windows Server
10 15 (23.81%) Java
10 15 (23.81%) XML
11 14 (22.22%) C
11 14 (22.22%) HTTP
11 14 (22.22%) Service Management
12 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
12 13 (20.63%) Terminal Services
12 13 (20.63%) C++
12 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (19.05%) Interactive TV
13 12 (19.05%) Incident Management
13 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (19.05%) ANSI C
13 12 (19.05%) HTML
13 12 (19.05%) XSD
13 12 (19.05%) OpenTV
13 12 (19.05%) Scrum

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 (30.16%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
7 2 (3.17%) IBM Domino
7 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.17%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (44.44%) MS Office
2 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
3 8 (12.70%) PaintShop Pro
3 8 (12.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) GitHub
2 2 (3.17%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) HTTP
2 10 (15.87%) DVB
2 10 (15.87%) Internet
3 6 (9.52%) Intranet
4 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.76%) PCoIP
6 2 (3.17%) DHCP
6 2 (3.17%) DNS
6 2 (3.17%) NAS
6 2 (3.17%) Network Security
6 2 (3.17%) SAN
7 1 (1.59%) Firewall
7 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.59%) LAN
7 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) OLTP
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.59%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 9 (14.29%) Maven
1 9 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (3.17%) JBuilder
3 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.52%) Back Office
1 6 (9.52%) Legal
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Service Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.35%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.35%) Citrix Support
8 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.76%) Active Directory Support
8 3 (4.76%) C Developer
8 3 (4.76%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.17%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.17%) C/C++ Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) XML
2 12 (19.05%) HTML
2 12 (19.05%) XSD
3 9 (14.29%) Flash
3 9 (14.29%) HTML5
3 9 (14.29%) JSON
3 9 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (3.17%) SOAP
4 2 (3.17%) Struts
4 2 (3.17%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) .NET
5 1 (1.59%) XSL
5 1 (1.59%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 63 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 12 (19.05%) Interactive TV
3 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
3 10 (15.87%) MPEG
4 9 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
6 7 (11.11%) Client/Server
7 6 (9.52%) Freedom of Information
8 5 (7.94%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.76%) User Experience
10 2 (3.17%) Clustering
10 2 (3.17%) Device Driver
10 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.59%) iPad
11 1 (1.59%) iPhone
11 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (1.59%) NHS
11 1 (1.59%) STB
Operating Systems
1 45 (71.43%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 17 (26.98%) Windows Server
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.70%) Windows 8
6 6 (9.52%) Windows 2000
6 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.35%) Linux
7 4 (6.35%) Solaris
7 4 (6.35%) Unix
8 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) ITIL
2 14 (22.22%) Service Management
3 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
4 12 (19.05%) Incident Management
4 12 (19.05%) Scrum
5 10 (15.87%) TDD
6 9 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 9 (14.29%) Kanban
6 9 (14.29%) MVC
6 9 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 8 (12.70%) Automated Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (12.70%) Information Management
7 8 (12.70%) Problem Management
8 7 (11.11%) Information Security
9 6 (9.52%) Data Protection
9 6 (9.52%) Network Management
10 5 (7.94%) Project Management
10 5 (7.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) Java
2 14 (22.22%) C
3 13 (20.63%) C++
4 12 (19.05%) ANSI C
5 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.29%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.17%) Perl
7 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.17%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) ISEB
3 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.11%) SLA
3 4 (6.35%) COBIT
4 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 27 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.63%) Terminal Services
3 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.35%) Terminal Server
6 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.76%) XenApp
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (3.17%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.17%) vSphere
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) DameWare
3 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.17%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.17%) SCOM
3 2 (3.17%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (39.68%) Citrix
3 17 (26.98%) VMware
4 12 (19.05%) OpenTV
5 9 (14.29%) LANDesk
6 7 (11.11%) Dell
6 7 (11.11%) HP
7 5 (7.94%) Cisco
7 5 (7.94%) Oracle
8 4 (6.35%) Wyse
9 2 (3.17%) Embarcadero
9 2 (3.17%) EMC
9 2 (3.17%) Hitachi
9 2 (3.17%) Lotus
9 2 (3.17%) Plumtree
9 2 (3.17%) Remedy
9 2 (3.17%) Symantec
10 1 (1.59%) Apple
10 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.59%) Reuters
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