The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank - 77 98
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.55% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.05% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
+4.64% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.97 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.29% +19.82%
Client/Server
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
463 391 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.55% 27.08% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 212 197
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 38
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.75 £15.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £10.50 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £23.75 £32.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Client/Server
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) FMCG
3 1 (33.33%) Pega

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) P2P Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Pega