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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 64 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 7 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.79% 0.33% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 1.16% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Median daily rate £330 £400 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £400 £575
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £400 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -
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
308 259 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 34.76% 28.84% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 187 137
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 6
Median hourly rate £32.75 £15.38 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.00% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.83 £12.37 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £83.50 £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) MSI
4 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (42.86%) WSUS
4 3 (42.86%) Release Management
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) VBScript
4 3 (42.86%) VB
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre

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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) VB
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) NFS
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
2 2 (28.57%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) ESRI
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle