Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 134 145
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -9
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 4 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.15% 0.42% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 1.52% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 3
East Midlands median daily rate £160 £183 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.33% -75.67% +240.91%
10th Percentile £130 £123 £231
90th Percentile £186 £388 £775
England median daily rate £353 £225 £335
% change year-on-year +56.67% -32.84% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -5.88%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 730 857 892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.80% 27.70% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 552 571
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £226 £200 £200
90th Percentile £548 £538 £598
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 29
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £14.20 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.79% -11.75% +0.56%
10th Percentile £10.43 £10.29 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £39.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +7.99%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Fat Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in the East Midlands

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in the East Midlands

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in the East Midlands

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands 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
Leicestershire +14 2 £168 -48.46%
Nottinghamshire +3 1 - -
Rutland - 1 £135 - 1
Fat Client
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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel