The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £234
% change year-on-year
- +39.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £21.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-29.98% +50.87%
Fat Client
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
219 256 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 29.51% 31.26% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 192 164
Median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 6
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £38.25 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) XenApp
2 8 (88.89%) Wyse
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) MS Office
3 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (66.67%) Skype for Business
4 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 6 (66.67%) SCCM
4 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (55.56%) Citrix
5 5 (55.56%) AppSense
5 5 (55.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (44.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (44.44%) BitLocker
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (44.44%) Polycom
6 4 (44.44%) Symantec
6 4 (44.44%) Dell
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) Extranet
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Back Office
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) XenApp
3 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
4 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
5 5 (55.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (44.44%) BitLocker
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (11.11%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Wyse
3 5 (55.56%) AppSense
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) Polycom
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) CA
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Varonis
6 1 (11.11%) Xerox