Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 23 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 143 106
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.51% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.27% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £224 -
North East median daily rate £200 £218 -
% change year-on-year -8.05% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £29.00 -
North East median hourly rate - £29.00 -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 357 946 504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 38.68% 40.12% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 666 309
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £345 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.48% -16.99% +10.67%
10th Percentile £275 £225 £254
90th Percentile £588 £513 £569
North East median daily rate £375 £349 £405
% change year-on-year +7.53% -13.89% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 49 35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.00 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.71% +7.69% +44.44%
10th Percentile £10.30 £15.00 £11.95
90th Percentile £47.00 £30.80 £38.75
North East median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.79% +9.80% +41.67%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Fat Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Tyne and Wear

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Tyne and Wear

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Tyne and Wear