The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 41 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.53% 0.33% 3.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 1.49% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
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£351 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £36.25 £43.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -16.66%
Client/Server
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
76 67 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 20.00% 22.41% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 53
Average daily rate £325 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 4
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £11.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Capita
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Telematics
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos