The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
England / London
Rank 390 398 358
Rank change year-on-year +8 -40  
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 12 21 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.062% 0.095% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.28% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 33
Median daily rate £425 £310 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.09% -24.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £140 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £535 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £313 £388
% change year-on-year +4.32% -19.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £16.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -25.72% -50.00%  

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6760 7586 7419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.19% 34.49% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4693 5390 5058
Median daily rate £500 £475 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £299 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 117 138
Median hourly rate £27.92 £19.74 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.43% -0.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in London

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fat Client in London

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in London

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 2 £425 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £123 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £533 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 27 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) Citrix
4 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 14 (51.85%) ITIL
5 11 (40.74%) VMware
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
7 7 (25.93%) MS Office
8 6 (22.22%) Firewall
8 6 (22.22%) Linux
8 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
8 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (18.52%) SCCM
9 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco
9 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
9 5 (18.52%) HP
9 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.81%) DHCP
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) HTML
10 4 (14.81%) Java
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
10 4 (14.81%) XenServer
10 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
10 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
10 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) BGP
3 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (11.11%) DMVPN
3 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 3 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (11.11%) OSPF
3 3 (11.11%) PCoIP
3 3 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (7.41%) Intranet
4 2 (7.41%) IPsec
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) VoIP
4 2 (7.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Impala
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MSI
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Banking
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) Service Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.41%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.70%) iPad
5 1 (3.70%) iPhone
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Wireframes
5 1 (3.70%) Application Discovery
5 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.70%) Personalization
5 1 (3.70%) Release Management
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) VB6
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNP
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) CCSA
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CCSE
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
4 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.81%) XenServer
5 3 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) DameWare
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Citrix
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 3 (11.11%) F5
6 3 (11.11%) Imperva
6 3 (11.11%) Infoblox
7 2 (7.41%) Apple
7 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) LANDesk
7 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) Wyse
8 1 (3.70%) Embarcadero
8 1 (3.70%) Plumtree
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