The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank - 74 69
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.32% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -45.45%
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 £16.50 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.03% -3.87%
Fat Client
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
232 315 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.78% 37.23% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 160 118
Median daily rate £450 £360 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £253 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 9
Median hourly rate £10.24 £14.10 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.39% +12.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.74 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes