The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 74 71
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.73% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.26% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £434 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £320 £388
% change year-on-year +1.87% -17.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £105.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £16.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -25.72% -59.37%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 169 310 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 31.71% 32.12% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 184 162
Median daily rate £350 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.58% -4.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £547 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.27% +33.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £13.74 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £42.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Cheshire

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Cheshire

Fat Client
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check
Cheshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago