Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 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 > North East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 135 119
Rank change year-on-year +38 -16 -23
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 2 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.16% 0.62% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 1.59% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
North East median daily rate £208 £214 £95
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.92% +125.00% -
10th Percentile £190 £188 £93
90th Percentile £222 £838 £98
England median daily rate £225 £325 £330
% change year-on-year -30.77% -1.52% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North East median hourly rate - £29.00 -
England median hourly rate £19.00 £16.15 £21.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% -24.88% +48.28%

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 423 881 596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 34.17% 38.74% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 633 385
North East median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £276 £247
90th Percentile £585 £533 £559
England median daily rate £460 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 39
North East median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +43.59% +30.00%
10th Percentile £10.30 £9.73 £10.04
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.88 £43.55
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Fat Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in the North East

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in the North East

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in the North East

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear +36 1 £215 -66.92%
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Fat Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) ThinPrint
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SMS

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ThinPrint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware