The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 227 225 234
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 22 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.79% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 9
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£300 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £158 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £395 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £229 £308 £363
% change year-on-year
-25.44% -15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -49.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -25.00%
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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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2552 2161 2554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.60% 24.83% 25.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1380 1135 1146
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 122 186
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.68 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.82% +7.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Fat Client
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fat Client across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Fat Client Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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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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
Berkshire +18 11 £300 -7.69%
Kent - 4 £150 -
Surrey - 4 £344 - 7
Hampshire -19 2 £294 -30.88% 4
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
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Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 49 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 35 (71.43%) Citrix
3 33 (67.35%) Windows
4 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
5 20 (40.82%) Windows 7
6 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
6 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (34.69%) ITIL
7 15 (30.61%) DNS
8 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
9 13 (26.53%) MS Office
9 13 (26.53%) HP
10 11 (22.45%) DHCP
10 11 (22.45%) VMware
10 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (20.41%) XenApp
11 10 (20.41%) LAN
11 10 (20.41%) WAN
12 9 (18.37%) Perl
12 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (16.33%) EMC
13 8 (16.33%) SAN
13 8 (16.33%) Nagios
13 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
13 8 (16.33%) VB
13 8 (16.33%) C
13 8 (16.33%) Linux
13 8 (16.33%) UNIX
13 8 (16.33%) NFS

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 6 (12.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) DNS
2 11 (22.45%) DHCP
3 10 (20.41%) LAN
3 10 (20.41%) WAN
4 8 (16.33%) Firewall
4 8 (16.33%) SAN
5 4 (8.16%) MPLS
5 4 (8.16%) DSL
5 4 (8.16%) BIG-IP
5 4 (8.16%) NAS
6 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.08%) VoIP
8 1 (2.04%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) VLAN
8 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Support
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.08%) Software Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Server Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 6 (12.24%) Client/Server
4 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.12%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (6.12%) EqualLogic
6 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.04%) Replication
7 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.04%) iPad
7 1 (2.04%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Windows 7
3 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (16.33%) Linux
5 8 (16.33%) UNIX
6 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
7 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Migration
3 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.16%) Service Management
5 3 (6.12%) Project Management
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.12%) CRM
5 3 (6.12%) Change Control
5 3 (6.12%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.08%) Network Management
6 2 (4.08%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (4.08%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) ITSM
7 1 (2.04%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.04%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) Perl
2 8 (16.33%) VB
2 8 (16.33%) Korn
2 8 (16.33%) C
2 8 (16.33%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.29%) MCSE
3 5 (10.20%) HNC
3 5 (10.20%) CCA
3 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) MCSA
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.04%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.41%) XenApp
4 8 (16.33%) NFS
5 5 (10.20%) Terminal Services
6 4 (8.16%) Xen
6 4 (8.16%) NLBS
6 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Nagios
1 8 (16.33%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.16%) WSUS
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (6.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (2.04%) Netcool
4 1 (2.04%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.04%) SCOM
4 1 (2.04%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Citrix
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (26.53%) HP
4 11 (22.45%) VMware
5 8 (16.33%) Isilon
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco
5 8 (16.33%) EMC
5 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (14.29%) Lotus
7 6 (12.24%) Symantec
8 5 (10.20%) Altiris
9 4 (8.16%) Veeam
9 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.12%) NetApp
10 3 (6.12%) Veritas
10 3 (6.12%) Avaya
10 3 (6.12%) Orchard
10 3 (6.12%) AppSense
11 2 (4.08%) Kaseya
11 2 (4.08%) BMC
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