The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Bedfordshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 48 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.39% - 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£318 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £355
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £53.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-38.67% +3.92%
Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
96 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.82% 22.69% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 27 30
Average daily rate £425 £328 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £246 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £546 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -26.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Client/Server
East of England

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Client/Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 2 £318 - 3
Luton - - - -
Client/Server
East of England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Client/Server 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 Client/Server.

1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Ant
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Endeca
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) hybris
2 4 (44.44%) F5
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) TKPROF
5 1 (11.11%) Animation
5 1 (11.11%) Interactive Media
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) vCloud
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) IaaS
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) VMFS
5 1 (11.11%) Network Management

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Client/Server 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 Client/Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Ant
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) E-Learning Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Interactive Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Test Architect
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
2 1 (11.11%) Flash
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
1 1 (11.11%) e-Health
1 1 (11.11%) Animation
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) B2C
4 1 (11.11%) BPR
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) VMFS
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Endeca
1 4 (44.44%) hybris
1 4 (44.44%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Compuware