Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fat Client
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 95 107
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12 -1
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 5 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.29% 0.60% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 1.94% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Bristol median daily rate £311 £325 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.23% +16.07% -34.12%
South West median daily rate £313 £325 £280
% change year-on-year -3.85% +16.07% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year - -25.58% +53.57%

Fat Client is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 458 567 414
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 26.55% 30.92% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 426 309
Bristol median daily rate £390 £374 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -0.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £239 £250
90th Percentile £534 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 18
Bristol median hourly rate £13.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +7.14% +75.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.00 £12.24
90th Percentile £44.34 £43.75 £99.75
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +9.33% +4.17% +118.18%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Fat Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Bristol

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Bristol

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fat Client in Bristol

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Wyse
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) AppSense
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Xerox
4 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco

Fat Client
Co-occurring 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 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
5 1 (20.00%) GFS2
5 1 (20.00%) OCFS2
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) AppSense
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Wyse
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Xerox
5 1 (20.00%) CA
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Polycom
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat