The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.99% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £313 £388
% change year-on-year +4.32% -19.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Luton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32 42 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 31.68% 25.00% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 22
Median daily rate £318 £418 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.95% +4.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £588 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
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 Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Luton

Fat Client
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Luton

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 Luton region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) AppDNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) GPG13
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto