Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 18 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 84 95
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.65% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 1.86% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £298 £273 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.17% - -
East of England median daily rate £298 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -15.00% +16.67% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £21.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £21.50

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 517 484 501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 33.04% 34.80% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 269 254
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £178 £181 £215
90th Percentile £550 £538 £534
East of England median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 54
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.40 £18.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -12.79% +43.33%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.92 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £34.35 £39.63
East of England median hourly rate £19.38 £31.50 £22.38
% change year-on-year -38.48% +40.78% -8.67%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Hertfordshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Hertfordshire

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Hertfordshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Watford -11 2 £298 +4.39%
Fat Client
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) SAN Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware