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 3 months to 26 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 93 89
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.50% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £338 £275
% change year-on-year -34.81% +22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 405 403 418
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 32.90% 32.37% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 262 210
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £249 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 17
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +153.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.04 £21.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £52.17
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 26 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) Wyse
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) AS400
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Wyse