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 26 June 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 388 412
Rank change year-on-year -19 +24  
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 17 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.082% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 15
Median daily rate £250 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £110 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £514 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £338 £275
% change year-on-year -34.81% +22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £20.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £17.25
% change year-on-year +14.75% -11.59%  

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 7920 7981 8572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.15% 37.33% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5681 5769 6066
Median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 106 141
Median hourly rate £21.30 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% +5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £12.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 June 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 -12 1 - - 2
Westminster - 1 £223 -
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 29 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 15 (51.72%) ITIL
4 13 (44.83%) Windows
5 12 (41.38%) HP
5 12 (41.38%) Citrix
6 9 (31.03%) Service Management
6 9 (31.03%) VMware
7 8 (27.59%) CMDB
7 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
7 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) Banking
10 5 (17.24%) SCCM
10 5 (17.24%) Finance
10 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
11 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (13.79%) Migration
11 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (13.79%) HTML
12 3 (10.34%) Oracle
12 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
12 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
12 3 (10.34%) Linux
12 3 (10.34%) Python
12 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
12 3 (10.34%) Cisco

Fat Client
Co-occurring 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 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.45%) BGP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.45%) DMVPN
2 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) OSPF
2 1 (3.45%) PCoIP
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Impala
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.45%) Law
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Desktop Support
3 9 (31.03%) Desktop Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
5 4 (13.79%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Server Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Server Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.45%) Flash
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 8 (27.59%) CMDB
2 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Service Management
3 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Application Packaging
5 3 (10.34%) Task Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.90%) Refactoring
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Wireframes
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
1 3 (10.34%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.45%) VB6
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) CCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Citrix
1 12 (41.38%) HP
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Apple
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) Cloudera
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Embarcadero
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) Imperva
6 1 (3.45%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.45%) McAfee
6 1 (3.45%) Plumtree
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) Samsung
6 1 (3.45%) Veeam
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