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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 83 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.29% 0.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.37% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £26.09 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-11.83% -14.46%
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
319 304 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.27% 30.86% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 202 110
Median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £319 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -48.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £14.44 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £20.19 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 - -
Client/Server
North West

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Ext JS
2 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) Web Accessibility
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 5 (71.43%) Driving Licence
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Development Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Software Development Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Software Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Ext JS
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Coaching
1 5 (71.43%) High Availability
1 5 (71.43%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft