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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank - 101 92
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.11% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.43% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £105 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -72.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £263 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £15.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year
+37.09% +6.82%
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
555 465 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.24% 26.24% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 292 186
Average daily rate £375 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 17
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.13 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £30.75 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) C

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) C
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Directory Server