The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 112 120 112
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 21 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.47% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.31% 1.71% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Average daily rate
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£238 £314 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £280 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £16.75 £14.02
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +19.47%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
911 761 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.49% 27.60% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 419 339
Average daily rate £364 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 20 26
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +109.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.45 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.40 £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +5.57%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fat Client across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Fat Client
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Fat Client Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 8 £163 - 1
Aberdeen - 7 £500 -
Glasgow +11 3 - -
Renfrewshire 0 3 £300 +6.38%
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Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Fat Client also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fat Client.

1 30 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) Workflow
3 9 (30.00%) CAD
3 9 (30.00%) PLM
3 9 (30.00%) Teamcenter
3 9 (30.00%) UNIX
3 9 (30.00%) XML
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (30.00%) Siemens NX
4 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (26.67%) C++
4 8 (26.67%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) AutoCAD
5 7 (23.33%) Validation
5 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (23.33%) DHTML
5 7 (23.33%) HTML
5 7 (23.33%) C
5 7 (23.33%) SOA
5 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (23.33%) Itk
6 6 (20.00%) XPath
6 6 (20.00%) Tcl
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) XSL
6 6 (20.00%) XSLT

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Fat Client also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fat Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Siemens NX
2 8 (26.67%) AutoCAD
3 5 (16.67%) CATIA
4 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) NetScaler
3 3 (10.00%) IPv4
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Architect
2 12 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 4 (13.33%) Commercial Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Commercial Manager
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) IT Programme Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 7 (23.33%) DHTML
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) Itk
3 6 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (20.00%) XSL
3 6 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 9 (30.00%) Workflow
1 9 (30.00%) CAD
1 9 (30.00%) PLM
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Validation
3 7 (23.33%) SOA
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 4 (13.33%) Change Control
6 3 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) C++
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) C
4 6 (20.00%) Tcl
4 6 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCEE
3 1 (3.33%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (20.00%) webMethods
2 5 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) AppSense
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