Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 24 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 155 147
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8 -16
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.034% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.61% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Manchester median daily rate - £350 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.44% +65.44%
North West median daily rate £104 £525 £281
% change year-on-year -80.24% +86.67% +20.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Manchester median hourly rate £15.69 £14.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.37% - -
North West median hourly rate £15.69 £14.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.37% -13.24% +25.93%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 890 1151 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.31% 32.52% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 751 581
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £175 £263 £213
90th Percentile £596 £538 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 34 40
Manchester median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.03% +7.41% -6.90%
10th Percentile £12.84 £11.45 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.00 £29.22 £37.76
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Manchester

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Manchester

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Manchester

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 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
Rochdale - 1 - -
Fat Client
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Database Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle