The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 50 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.24% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.28% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £118 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -76.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -23.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £14.02
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +17.68%
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Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
146 78 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.52% 25.24% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 39 40
Average daily rate £330 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £144 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 11
Average hourly rate £12.25 £13.53 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.46% -58.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £12.44 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.24 £190.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Fat Client
Top 4 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google