The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 21 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.90% - 3.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.53% - 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £374
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-23.63% +89.65%
Client/Server
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.10% 22.45% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 9
Median daily rate £368 £393 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% -17.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £647
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Client/Server
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) DCOM

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) DCOM
1 1 (50.00%) MFC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VC++