The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £360 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.37% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £26.09 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-11.83% -14.46%
Client/Server
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
234 194 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.59% 22.25% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 148 89
Median daily rate £365 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £492 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.72 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% +9.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Client/Server
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Security Hardening
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Server Building
5 2 (28.57%) BC Cleared

Client/Server
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Build Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Server Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Security Hardening
2 3 (42.86%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat