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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 170 184 183
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 31 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 0.80% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 21
Average daily rate
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£456 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £750 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.68 £24.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-34.68% -14.28%
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
1967 2362 2405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.90% 37.75% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1500 1785 1797
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 53
Average hourly rate £19.35 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £11.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.25 £45.98 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 (45.45%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) Windows
3 15 (34.09%) .NET
4 14 (31.82%) XML
5 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.27%) Java
6 12 (27.27%) Finance
7 11 (25.00%) HTML
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.00%) Banking
8 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
10 8 (18.18%) C#
10 8 (18.18%) Internet
10 8 (18.18%) HTML5
11 7 (15.91%) Multithreading
11 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
11 7 (15.91%) UNIX
11 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
12 6 (13.64%) OO
12 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.64%) Linux
12 6 (13.64%) Web Services
12 6 (13.64%) JIRA
12 6 (13.64%) jQuery
12 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (13.64%) Backbone.js
12 6 (13.64%) Sass
12 6 (13.64%) LESS
12 6 (13.64%) Underscore.js

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (11.36%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) Moodle
4 1 (2.27%) Mule
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.27%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.82%) SSL
3 3 (6.82%) LDAP
4 2 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.27%) VLAN
5 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) MPLS
5 1 (2.27%) SAN
5 1 (2.27%) HTTP
5 1 (2.27%) SNMP
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (2.27%) WAN
5 1 (2.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) Ant
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Maven
3 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.27%) Hudson
4 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Gradle
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Grunt
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Games
5 2 (4.55%) Front Office
5 2 (4.55%) Back Office
5 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (4.55%) Publishing
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) Integration Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) VB Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 14 (31.82%) XML
3 11 (25.00%) HTML
4 8 (18.18%) HTML5
5 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
6 6 (13.64%) Web Services
6 6 (13.64%) jQuery
6 6 (13.64%) Backbone.js
6 6 (13.64%) Sass
6 6 (13.64%) LESS
6 6 (13.64%) Underscore.js
7 5 (11.36%) Ember.js
7 5 (11.36%) D3.js
7 5 (11.36%) RESTful
8 4 (9.09%) J2EE
8 4 (9.09%) CSS
9 3 (6.82%) REST
9 3 (6.82%) WCF
9 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
9 3 (6.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) AS400
4 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.55%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.55%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Online Gambling
5 1 (2.27%) Open Source
5 1 (2.27%) Social Gaming
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Equities
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) UNIX
3 6 (13.64%) Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.91%) Multithreading
3 6 (13.64%) OO
3 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.36%) Web Development
5 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) Process Management
6 3 (6.82%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Low Latency
7 2 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) CRM
7 2 (4.55%) SOA
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.55%) Memory Management
7 2 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.18%) C#
5 5 (11.36%) VB
6 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.09%) C++
7 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) C
8 2 (4.55%) Python
8 2 (4.55%) VB6
9 1 (2.27%) Scala
9 1 (2.27%) Korn
9 1 (2.27%) PHP5
9 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PMP
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
2 1 (2.27%) XenServer
2 1 (2.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) MOM
2 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) Murex
4 2 (4.55%) Dell
4 2 (4.55%) Charles River
4 2 (4.55%) Kofax
4 2 (4.55%) ILOG
5 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.27%) F5
5 1 (2.27%) Facebook
5 1 (2.27%) Twitter
5 1 (2.27%) Brocade
5 1 (2.27%) Zend
5 1 (2.27%) ATG
5 1 (2.27%) OpenText
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
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