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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank - 136 120
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.63% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Median daily rate - £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
- +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-29.98% +53.57%
Fat Client
England

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
771 946 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.34% 31.08% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 620 433
Median daily rate £400 £390 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +17.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 67 40
Median hourly rate £14.56 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.51 £10.50 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.47 £19.75 £36.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

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