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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £625 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £15.68 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+104.14% -39.71%
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
263 268 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.92% 27.07% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 178 123
Median daily rate £413 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £585 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% +5.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.48 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £17.50 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Ext JS
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) Web Accessibility
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery

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 (83.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Software Development Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Ext JS
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Coaching
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory