The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 91 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 14 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.11% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.83% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £214 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £29.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £21.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-29.98% +72.00%
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
494 305 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.14% 31.67% 38.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 177 191
Median daily rate £375 £349 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -16.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 18
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £13.18 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Fat Client
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fat Client across the North East region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Fat Client Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Tyne and Wear - 11 £650 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 18 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) Citrix
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) DHCP
2 15 (83.33%) DNS
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (72.22%) Software Delivery
3 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (72.22%) 3G
3 13 (72.22%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (66.67%) XenApp
4 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 12 (66.67%) SCCM
5 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (44.44%) VMware
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (44.44%) AppSense
8 7 (38.89%) ThinPrint
9 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (22.22%) SMS
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) DHCP
1 15 (83.33%) DNS
2 13 (72.22%) 3G
2 13 (72.22%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (22.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 8 (44.44%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Architect
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Enterprise Architect
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Software Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Information Governance
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 3 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Escalation Management
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) XenApp
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) SCCM
2 8 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Citrix
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) AppSense
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) ThinPrint
5 3 (16.67%) SAP