The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £256
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £325 £264
% change year-on-year
+2.69% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-70.00% +158.06%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
114 96 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.95% 21.19% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 49
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £463 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 12
Median hourly rate £46.20 £44.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +178.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) TKPROF
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware