The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank - 85 84
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.55% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £125 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £235 £370
% change year-on-year
-8.51% -36.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.91% -15.27%
Fat Client
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
483 388 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.18% 28.78% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 220 159
Average daily rate £401 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £201 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 38
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.41 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.55% -16.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 November 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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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
Dorking - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Fat Client
South East

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Kaseya
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Kaseya
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) BMC
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow