Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 56
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.47% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.61% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.17% +9.09%
East of England median daily rate £305 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -12.86% +16.67% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £15.86
East of England median hourly rate - - £21.50

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 251 186 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 36.43% 29.20% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 117 118
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £174 £140 £200
90th Percentile £575 £553 £597
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £385
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 20
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.05 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.03% -52.75% +104.00%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.68 £12.45
90th Percentile £31.25 £12.43 £38.88
East of England median hourly rate £20.29 £32.40 £22.19
% change year-on-year -37.37% +46.03% -6.58%

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 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