The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.53% - 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% - 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.97 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+38.29% +29.04%
Client/Server
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
343 264 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.57% 34.38% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 146 148
Average daily rate £425 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 20
Average hourly rate £17.42 £15.53 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.18% +7.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.12 £12.61 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.85 £18.45 £33.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 £550 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Client/Server
North West

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) SaaS
2 3 (27.27%) PaaS
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) IaaS
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
2 3 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (27.27%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (27.27%) SSAE 16
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Support Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Ext JS
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) DDoS Mitigation
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) SIEM
1 3 (27.27%) SOA
1 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Jython
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
1 3 (27.27%) SSAE 16
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
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