The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
England / Yorkshire
Rank 119 139 106
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 4 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.11% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.41% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 22
Median daily rate - - £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £319 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +126.31%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
660 730 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.08% 25.72% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 503 435
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 34 42
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +30.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £10.35 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas
1 2 (50.00%) VMware