The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 119 108 111
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.042% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 2.05% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 5
Median daily rate - £350 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +118.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £319
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £13.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+135.63% -57.69%
Client/Server
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
715 781 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.74% 30.40% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 385 363
Median daily rate £413 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 31 16
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.03 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £32.90
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 Berkshire

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -7 1 - - 2
Client/Server
South East

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 9 (64.29%) HTTP
1 9 (64.29%) SSL
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) Ajax
3 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) IIS
4 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) WPF
4 5 (35.71%) LINQ
4 5 (35.71%) Fiddler
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (35.71%) FastCGI
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 4 (28.57%) DataPower

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) HTTP
1 9 (64.29%) SSL
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) FTP
4 2 (14.29%) LDAP
4 2 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Fiddler
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Development Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SOA Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
4 1 (7.14%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (42.86%) Ajax
3 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) FastCGI
3 5 (35.71%) LINQ
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 5 (35.71%) WPF
4 4 (28.57%) JMS
5 3 (21.43%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.14%) CGI
7 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) DataPower
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Low Latency
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Design
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) MCITP
1 3 (21.43%) MCTS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Data Guard
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Dell
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) NetApp
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Splunk
3 2 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow