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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 113 113 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 8 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.12% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 0.40% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £298 £275 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.36% +46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-11.59% +4.54%
Fat Client
South East

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
733 746 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.80% 30.99% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 344 356
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 22 18
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.60 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £39.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -12.04%

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 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 8 £298 -
Fat Client
South East

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Netcool
2 8 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) Veritas
2 8 (80.00%) Unicenter
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) EMC
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) MS Access
2 8 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) NetBackup
2 8 (80.00%) Meridio
2 8 (80.00%) Live Communications Server
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (80.00%) Live Communications Server
1 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MS Access
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) EDRMS
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (70.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) AWK
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) sed
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) HNC
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (80.00%) Netcool
1 8 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (80.00%) Unicenter
1 8 (80.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) EMC
1 8 (80.00%) HP
1 8 (80.00%) Meridio
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) Veritas
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
2 2 (20.00%) VMware