Period
to 27 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 177 177
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.049% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.15% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - £425
Yorkshire median daily rate £258 - £401
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.50 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £11.50 -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 920 1318 1192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 32.41% 32.26% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 866 794
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.73% +7.04%
10th Percentile £275 £288 £225
90th Percentile £556 £569 £517
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 43
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.07% +11.54% -13.33%
10th Percentile £8.42 £9.50 £9.55
90th Percentile £28.47 £19.07 £39.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.68 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -2.29% +7.69% -10.34%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in West Yorkshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in West Yorkshire

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in West Yorkshire