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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank - 66 75
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.39% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £280 £264
% change year-on-year
+16.96% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.38 £21.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-37.05% +37.09%
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
262 256 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.32% 28.48% 28.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 123 141
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £25.38 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.76% +53.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.31 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) sed
1 2 (100.00%) RHCSA

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) sed
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) VMware