Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 18 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 107 138
Rank change year-on-year -26 +31 -13
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.057% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.18% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £256 £525 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.19% +75.00% +87.50%
South East median daily rate £259 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -20.46% +8.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +47.06% +25.93% -6.90%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 544 558 813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.00% 31.65% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 294 396
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £257
90th Percentile £546 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 41
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.62 £9.50
90th Percentile £44.52 £41.25 £30.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +15.66%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Buckinghamshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Buckinghamshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fat Client in Buckinghamshire

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Buckinghamshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -21 3 £263 -50.00%
Aylesbury - 1 £140 -
Fat Client
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Server
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (75.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft