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 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 45 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.66% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 2.47% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.97 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+38.29% +29.04%
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
91 81 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.93% 26.73% 31.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 33
Average daily rate £360 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £513 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

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 13 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Life Science

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
Cambridge
Client Server
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 days ago