The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.95% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
- +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-29.98% +53.57%
Fat Client
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
472 246 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.94% 33.84% 41.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 150 169
Median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 15
Median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +35.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.37 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Fat Client as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Fat Client
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Fat Client Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 7 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £608 -
Sunderland - 2 £650 -
Fat Client
North East

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 7 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 15 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) Citrix
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) DHCP
2 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (66.67%) 3G
3 10 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (60.00%) XenApp
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (60.00%) SCCM
5 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (33.33%) AppSense
8 4 (26.67%) ThinPrint
8 4 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (26.67%) SMS
9 3 (20.00%) MS Office
9 3 (20.00%) SAP
9 3 (20.00%) ITIL
9 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (20.00%) TOGAF

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) DHCP
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 10 (66.67%) 3G
2 10 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (26.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Enterprise Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Strategy Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Escalation Management
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) XenApp
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCCM
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) AppSense
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) ThinPrint
5 3 (20.00%) SAP