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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 109 - 117
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 4 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% - 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% - 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £225 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.86 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+7.18% -2.40%
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
690 785 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.60% 30.56% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 428 393
Median daily rate £413 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.49% +9.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £528 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 35 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.80 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £37.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

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 August 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 - 1 £225 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Fat Client
South East

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) DV Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Citrix
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
5 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
5 8 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 8 (66.67%) NetBackup
5 8 (66.67%) Meridio
5 8 (66.67%) Live Communications Server
5 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (66.67%) SAN
5 8 (66.67%) Veritas
5 8 (66.67%) Unicenter
5 8 (66.67%) HP
5 8 (66.67%) EMC
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (66.67%) Netcool
5 8 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (66.67%) MS Office
5 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 8 (66.67%) MS Access

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 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (66.67%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MS Access
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (58.33%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 8 (66.67%) Netcool
1 8 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (66.67%) Unicenter
1 8 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) EMC
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Meridio
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) Veritas
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Lumension
5 2 (16.67%) Wyse