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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 143 143 115
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.036% 0.068% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.23% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 13
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
+22.76% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +4.54%
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
863 861 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.26% 29.28% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 571 422
Median daily rate £413 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £511 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 25
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.88 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +1.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £40.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

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 1 July 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
West Yorkshire +3 1 - -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (25.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Support
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (25.00%) Server Patching
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware