The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 5.66% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £120 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
- +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-29.98% +53.57%
Fat Client
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
21 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 39.62% 54.05% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 11
Median daily rate £403 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £346 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £10.81 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Fat Client as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Fat Client
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory