Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 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 > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - -
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.42% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate £460 £298 £350
% change year-on-year +54.62% -15.00% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £23.00 - £45.00

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 384 408 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.21% 29.78% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 218 183
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £435 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.29% -6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £285 £191 £134
90th Percentile £588 £500 £488
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 21
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.00 £28.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.39% +88.52% -35.11%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.33 £10.09
90th Percentile £48.25 £48.88 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £24.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year -27.84% +3.19% -5.65%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Cambridgeshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Cambridgeshire

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Cambridgeshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Cambridge -5 5 - -
Fat Client
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) VMware

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp
1 1 (20.00%) VMware