The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - 2.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £319
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £13.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+135.63% -57.69%
Client/Server
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
9 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 27.27% 33.33% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 21
Median daily rate £450 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £172 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £421 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Bedford