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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 96 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 0.079% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.24% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £381 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £280 £264
% change year-on-year
+16.96% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.38 £21.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-37.05% +37.09%
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
465 409 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.94% 32.13% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 187 193
Median daily rate £450 £400 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 45
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.90 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Fat Client as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Guildford - 2 £381 -
Fat Client
South East

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) Wyse
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Handset
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Wyse