Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 22 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 45 51
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.22% 0.46% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.70% 1.24% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Liverpool median daily rate £104 £600 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -82.71% +361.54% -61.19%
Merseyside median daily rate £104 £450 £130
% change year-on-year -76.94% +246.15% -61.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 135 161 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 33.01% 36.67% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 106 97
Liverpool median daily rate £388 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +18.52% -
10th Percentile £130 £113 £142
90th Percentile £531 £544 £575
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 4
Liverpool median hourly rate £9.25 £15.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% -23.08% +64.21%
10th Percentile £9.13 £13.50 £14.68
90th Percentile £9.38 £24.50 £27.81
Merseyside median hourly rate £9.86 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -34.27% -6.25% +18.69%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Liverpool

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Liverpool

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) AppSense
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (60.00%) AppDNA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) AppSense
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware