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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 74 89
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15  
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.099% 0.11% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.37% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £225 £405 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +15.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £338 £275
% change year-on-year -33.33% +22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +14.75% -27.38%  

Fat Client is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 271 269 442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.75% 28.38% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 139 216
Median daily rate £375 £440 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +21.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 21
Median hourly rate £15.50 £10.24 £16.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.44% -39.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Fat Client as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes - 1 £225 - 1
Fat Client
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 11 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (90.91%) AppSense
2 10 (90.91%) XenApp
2 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 10 (90.91%) GPG13
2 10 (90.91%) Protective Monitoring
2 10 (90.91%) AppDNA
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (81.82%) F5
3 9 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 9 (81.82%) DevOps
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) BIG-IP
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
4 8 (72.73%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
6 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments

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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) BIG-IP
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
2 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Protective Monitoring
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) GPG13
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
1 10 (90.91%) XenApp
1 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) AppSense
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) F5
2 9 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 1 (9.09%) VMware