Period
to 21 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fat Client
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 63 52
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.26% 0.16% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.63% 0.60% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £130 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +265.38% +8.33% -
East of England median daily rate £475 £130 £300
% change year-on-year +265.38% -56.67% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £13.50 - -

Fat Client is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 108 166 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 27.20% 26.22% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 102 130
Bedfordshire median daily rate £463 £434 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.63% +14.90% -11.18%
10th Percentile £198 £251 £161
90th Percentile £615 £562 £513
East of England median daily rate £430 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -4.44% +20.00% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 6
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £38.75 £16.00 £12.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.19% +26.33% -68.34%
10th Percentile £33.38 £10.16 £11.33
90th Percentile £43.13 £23.75 £33.38
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.83 £18.00
% change year-on-year +8.03% +15.71% -14.29%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Fat Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Bedfordshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Bedfordshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fat Client in Bedfordshire

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Bedfordshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +8 5 £475 +265.38%
Fat Client
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Fat Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Email Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (80.00%) MPLS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Security Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Deskside Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support
3 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Email Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix