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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
England / South East
Rank 222 243 250
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 16 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.34% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Median daily rate £363 £325 £236
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +37.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £185 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £394 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.46% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.36 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £10.25
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +109.75%

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
2169 2627 2824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.88% 31.66% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1519 1508
Median daily rate £400 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 164 170
Median hourly rate £19.31 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.35% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £58.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Surrey +20 7 - -
Hampshire - 5 £363 - 1
Berkshire +13 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 34 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 32 (94.12%) Windows
3 26 (76.47%) Citrix
4 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
5 22 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (61.76%) VMware
7 18 (52.94%) XenApp
8 17 (50.00%) Wyse
8 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
10 14 (41.18%) XenDesktop
11 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
11 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (35.29%) Finance
13 11 (32.35%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
13 11 (32.35%) SCCM
13 11 (32.35%) SQL
14 10 (29.41%) MS Office
14 10 (29.41%) HP
15 9 (26.47%) DNS
15 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
15 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
16 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
16 8 (23.53%) AS400
16 8 (23.53%) Hitachi
16 8 (23.53%) IBM
16 8 (23.53%) Linux
16 8 (23.53%) DB2

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) IPsec
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) SMTP
4 1 (2.94%) SSH
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) DB2
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) MS Access
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) AdminStudio
1 4 (11.76%) MSI
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
1 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Citrix Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Applications Packager
3 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Server Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Floorwalker
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 34 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 8 (23.53%) AS400
2 8 (23.53%) iSeries
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) CESG
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
4 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (23.53%) Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
2 7 (20.59%) Migration
2 7 (20.59%) Performance Management
3 6 (17.65%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (11.76%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Validation
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (5.88%) Security Management
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.94%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.94%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.94%) CEH
4 1 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) RMADS
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 18 (52.94%) XenApp
3 14 (41.18%) XenDesktop
4 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (20.59%) VMware ESX
7 6 (17.65%) BitLocker
8 3 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
10 1 (2.94%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) SCCM
2 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
3 6 (17.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (8.82%) Netcool
4 3 (8.82%) SCOM
5 2 (5.88%) DatAdvantage
5 2 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (5.88%) Unicenter
5 2 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (2.94%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (2.94%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Citrix
2 21 (61.76%) VMware
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (50.00%) Wyse
4 10 (29.41%) HP
5 8 (23.53%) Hitachi
5 8 (23.53%) IBM
6 7 (20.59%) AppSense
7 6 (17.65%) CA
7 6 (17.65%) Symantec
8 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle
9 2 (5.88%) EMC
9 2 (5.88%) Meridio
9 2 (5.88%) Varonis
9 2 (5.88%) Veritas
10 1 (2.94%) Lumension
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