Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 92 114
Rank change year-on-year -26 +22 -13
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.17% 0.079% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.22% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £263 £525 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +75.00% +87.50%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £256 £525 £300
% change year-on-year -51.19% +75.00% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 437 451 599
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.04% 35.60% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 242 285
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £257 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 29
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.23
90th Percentile £53.75 £38.75 £27.60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.10
% change year-on-year +28.57% -0.69% -6.02%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 20 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control

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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft