Period
to 13 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 13 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 146 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +138
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.093% 0.036% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Surrey median daily rate £420 - -
South East median daily rate £375 £259 £325
% change year-on-year +45.07% -20.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year -44.00% +65.29% +12.04%

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,086 876 698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.54% 31.54% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 585 458
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £300 £267 £184
90th Percentile £606 £560 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 51 36
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% +21.95% +17.14%
10th Percentile £14.66 £11.38 £14.38
90th Percentile £52.25 £47.50 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £19.30 £21.75
% change year-on-year +76.21% -11.29% +22.54%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Surrey

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Surrey

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix