The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 59 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% - 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% - 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £296 £212
% change year-on-year
+9.70% +39.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.38 £15.86 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +2.32%
Fat Client
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 309 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.50% 30.26% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 208 140
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £253 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -7.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £11.33 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £157.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Fat Client
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse