The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wiltshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £264 £423 £355
% change year-on-year
-37.45% +19.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 104 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.15% 22.41% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 70 67
Average daily rate £375 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £230 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 21
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.42 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Fat Client
South West

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fat Client across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Fat Client
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Fat Client Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Fat Client
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Fat Client Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Fat Client
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Fat Client also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fat Client.

1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) BMC

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Fat Client also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fat Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Asset Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) BMC