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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 67 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 1.00% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.97 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+38.29% +29.04%
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
274 201 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.70% 23.62% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 136 138
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £515 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -67.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (72.73%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (72.73%) RESTful
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (72.73%) Moq
2 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 8 (72.73%) BDD
2 8 (72.73%) SpecFlow
2 8 (72.73%) Gherkin
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) Internet
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) OOP
2 8 (72.73%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) MSMQ
2 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) NUnit
2 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
1 8 (72.73%) Moq
1 8 (72.73%) NUnit
1 8 (72.73%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (72.73%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) AWS Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) AWS Software Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) C# Software Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 8 (72.73%) Gherkin
1 8 (72.73%) MSMQ
1 8 (72.73%) RESTful
1 8 (72.73%) WCF
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
2 6 (54.55%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
1 8 (72.73%) BDD
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
1 8 (72.73%) Kanban
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
1 8 (72.73%) OO
1 8 (72.73%) OOP
1 8 (72.73%) Scrum
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Security Hardening
3 2 (18.18%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 8 (72.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
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