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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 96 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 12 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Median daily rate £420 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-23.63% +89.65%
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
596 774 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.32% 30.51% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 406 438
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £541 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 12
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.33 £50.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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 - 9 £450 - 3
Slough +7 2 £420 -
Client/Server
South East

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 6 (42.86%) Public Cloud
3 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) SMTP
3 5 (35.71%) HTTP
3 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Product Management
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) ISACA
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy

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 2 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
1 5 (35.71%) SMTP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) IPv4
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Ant
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) MSI
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) CSS3
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Public Cloud
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Security Auditing
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ISACA
2 2 (14.29%) SANS
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (7.14%) Perfmon
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Alterian
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle