Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 23 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 125 125
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 -8
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.094% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.30% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £125 £118 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -14.55% -
10th Percentile £121 £114 £112
90th Percentile £129 £121 £176
Scotland median daily rate £120 £118 £163
% change year-on-year +2.13% -27.69% -53.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £14.50 - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 828 663 916
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.07% 31.26% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 370 430
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £260 £256 £225
90th Percentile £550 £532 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +16.67% +37.50%
10th Percentile £10.69 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £39.20 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -6.67%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Edinburgh

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Edinburgh

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft