The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 54 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% - 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.94% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£403 - £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year
- -72.64%
Client/Server
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 146 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.41% 30.17% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 82 63
Average daily rate £370 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 18
Average hourly rate £15.77 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.65% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £56.25 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace