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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
South East / Berkshire
Rank 107 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% 0.083% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.27% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £394 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £21.50 £10.25
% change year-on-year
-43.86% +109.75%

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
599 730 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.39% 30.20% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 375 366
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 13
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.38 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.04% -19.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.95 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Security Management
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (16.67%) Office 365
6 1 (16.67%) Lumension
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista

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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Security Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool/Webtop
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Lumension
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse
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