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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 232 258 250
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 14 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.095% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.29% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Median daily rate £325 £293 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +82.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £181 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £390 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
- +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.36 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-29.98% +53.57%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2241 3059 3131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.34% 32.14% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1226 1759 1746
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 179 181
Median hourly rate £19.63 £21.75 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +34.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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
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 4 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 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
Kent - 7 £325 -
Hampshire +27 3 £319 -8.27%
Berkshire +7 2 £700 +80.64%
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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 South East region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 24 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
5 15 (62.50%) Citrix
6 14 (58.33%) VMware
6 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
7 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (45.83%) XenApp
9 10 (41.67%) MS Office
9 10 (41.67%) Wyse
10 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (37.50%) DNS
10 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
10 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
11 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
11 8 (33.33%) SCCM
11 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 7 (29.17%) Performance Management
12 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX
12 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (29.17%) AppSense
12 7 (29.17%) Skype for Business
13 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
13 6 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (25.00%) BitLocker
13 6 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
13 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
13 6 (25.00%) CA

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (4.17%) IPsec
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) SMTP
4 1 (4.17%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MS Access
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Server Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) NHS
5 1 (4.17%) CESG
5 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Management
3 6 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 2 (8.33%) Security Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) MCP
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CEH
5 1 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CISM
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (45.83%) XenApp
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX
5 6 (25.00%) BitLocker
5 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (16.67%) SCOM
4 3 (12.50%) Netcool
5 2 (8.33%) DatAdvantage
5 2 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Unicenter
5 2 (8.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (4.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (4.17%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) Citrix
3 14 (58.33%) VMware
4 10 (41.67%) Wyse
5 7 (29.17%) AppSense
6 6 (25.00%) CA
6 6 (25.00%) Symantec
7 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle
8 2 (8.33%) EMC
8 2 (8.33%) HP
8 2 (8.33%) Lumension
8 2 (8.33%) Meridio
8 2 (8.33%) Varonis
8 2 (8.33%) Veritas
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