Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 127 118
Rank change year-on-year -26 -9 +20
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 2 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.067% 0.68% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 2.03% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 0
Surrey median daily rate £135 £506 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -73.32% - -
South East median daily rate £375 £503 £330
% change year-on-year -25.45% +52.42% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 - £16.43

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 846 985 638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.47% 33.57% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 685 379
Surrey median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £210
90th Percentile £606 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 42 43
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £15.69 £12.25 £13.62
90th Percentile £54.50 £48.75 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £20.06 £17.75
% change year-on-year -0.30% +13.01% -26.04%

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

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
Guildford - 2 £135 -
Fat Client
South East

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) BYOD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) BYOD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix