The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 105 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.16% - 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £213 £355
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -40.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-21.87% -12.32%
Fat Client
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
470 397 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.15% 25.14% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 253 226
Average daily rate £330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 37
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.65 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.22% -20.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.30 £8.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.48 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Fat Client
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Fat Client
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) SAN

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam
1 1 (33.33%) Dell