The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 27 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 - 68
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £225 - £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £344 £275
% change year-on-year -34.54% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 230 199 305
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 31.04% 29.79% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 99 160
Median daily rate £395 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.22% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.24 £19.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.90% -47.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £24.25
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Milton Keynes

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 11 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (90.91%) AppSense
2 10 (90.91%) XenApp
2 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 10 (90.91%) GPG13
2 10 (90.91%) Protective Monitoring
2 10 (90.91%) AppDNA
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (81.82%) F5
3 9 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 9 (81.82%) DevOps
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) BIG-IP
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
4 8 (72.73%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
6 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) BIG-IP
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
2 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Protective Monitoring
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) GPG13
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
1 10 (90.91%) XenApp
1 10 (90.91%) XenDesktop
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) AppSense
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) F5
2 9 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 1 (9.09%) VMware