The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 180 182 201
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 23 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.95% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £334 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.68 £26.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-39.71% -28.76%
Client/Server
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2179 2202 2627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.25% 37.35% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1737 1655 1983
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 59
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.61 £12.65 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £29.75 £71.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Client/Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 20 (42.55%) .NET
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 15 (31.91%) Finance
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
4 14 (29.79%) XML
4 14 (29.79%) Windows
4 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.53%) Banking
6 11 (23.40%) Web Services
6 11 (23.40%) Java
6 11 (23.40%) C#
7 8 (17.02%) HTML
7 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
7 8 (17.02%) OO
7 8 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
8 7 (14.89%) HTML5
8 7 (14.89%) Investment Banking
8 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
8 7 (14.89%) Internet
8 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
8 7 (14.89%) SDLC
9 6 (12.77%) Underscore.js
9 6 (12.77%) Sass
9 6 (12.77%) LESS
9 6 (12.77%) VB
9 6 (12.77%) IIS
9 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
9 6 (12.77%) Backbone.js

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (12.77%) IIS
2 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.26%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Mule
5 1 (2.13%) Moodle
5 1 (2.13%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
3 1 (2.13%) LDAP
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) SMTP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) SNMP
3 1 (2.13%) Extranet
3 1 (2.13%) MPLS
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) VLAN
3 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.38%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.64%) JIRA
3 3 (6.38%) Ant
3 3 (6.38%) Subversion
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.26%) Hudson
4 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
4 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.26%) FitNesse
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.13%) Grunt
5 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.13%) Gradle
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.51%) Front Office
5 3 (6.38%) Games
6 2 (4.26%) Back Office
7 1 (2.13%) Law
7 1 (2.13%) Legal
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing
7 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Web Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) VB Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) VB6 Developer
7 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior QA Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) .NET
2 14 (29.79%) XML
3 11 (23.40%) Web Services
4 8 (17.02%) HTML
5 7 (14.89%) HTML5
5 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
6 6 (12.77%) Backbone.js
6 6 (12.77%) Sass
6 6 (12.77%) LESS
6 6 (12.77%) Underscore.js
6 6 (12.77%) jQuery
6 6 (12.77%) WCF
7 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.64%) RESTful
7 5 (10.64%) WinForms
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.64%) D3.js
7 5 (10.64%) Ember.js
8 4 (8.51%) Spring
9 3 (6.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) User Experience
2 4 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.38%) Fixed Income
3 3 (6.38%) Derivative
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) Equities
4 2 (4.26%) AS400
4 2 (4.26%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) W3C
5 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.13%) PMI
5 1 (2.13%) PKI
5 1 (2.13%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) CentOS
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (17.02%) OO
2 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
3 7 (14.89%) SDLC
4 5 (10.64%) Web Development
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Memory Management
5 4 (8.51%) Low Latency
6 3 (6.38%) BDD
6 3 (6.38%) System Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 3 (6.38%) Scrum
6 3 (6.38%) SOA
6 3 (6.38%) Process Management
7 2 (4.26%) ITIL
7 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.26%) OOD
7 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) C#
2 11 (23.40%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.77%) VB
6 3 (6.38%) C++
6 3 (6.38%) VB6
7 2 (4.26%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.26%) C
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) Perl
8 1 (2.13%) Korn
8 1 (2.13%) PHP5
8 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (2.13%) CCNA
2 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) PMP
2 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) XenServer
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
2 1 (2.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) MOM
2 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) HP
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Murex
4 2 (4.26%) Charles River
4 2 (4.26%) Kofax
4 2 (4.26%) Dell
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper
5 1 (2.13%) CommVault
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.13%) Brocade
5 1 (2.13%) Zend
5 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.13%) F5
5 1 (2.13%) Facebook
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £499.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago