The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
South East / Berkshire
Rank 105 124 135
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +11
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.099% 0.079% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £285 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £319 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +126.31%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
559 667 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.76% 26.49% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 360 327
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 34
Median hourly rate £22.98 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 - -
Fat Client
South East

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Netcool
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Service Design
4 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (25.00%) Netcool/Webtop
2 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Meridio
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas