The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 132 136 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 13 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 1.29% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
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£403 £385 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -12.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £545 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year
- -72.64%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
856 928 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.44% 29.58% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 507 358
Average daily rate £363 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 93 78
Average hourly rate £23.50 £26.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.32% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Client/Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -1 6 £489 - 6
Suffolk - 4 £425 -
Hertfordshire -4 1 - - 1
Essex -5 1 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 £250 -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
3 16 (41.03%) .NET
3 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
4 15 (38.46%) C#
5 14 (35.90%) Linux
5 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
6 13 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 13 (33.33%) ADO
6 13 (33.33%) XML
6 13 (33.33%) VB
6 13 (33.33%) N-Tier
6 13 (33.33%) Information Management
7 12 (30.77%) User Stories
8 10 (25.64%) SDLC
9 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (23.08%) Process Management
9 9 (23.08%) Kofax
10 8 (20.51%) Java
11 7 (17.95%) Oracle
11 7 (17.95%) Document Management
11 7 (17.95%) Business Process Improvement
11 7 (17.95%) Process Improvement
11 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
12 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
12 6 (15.38%) Content Management
12 6 (15.38%) SQL
12 6 (15.38%) Documentum
12 6 (15.38%) EMC
13 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (15.38%) Documentum
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Project
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) IPv4
2 2 (5.13%) IPv6
2 2 (5.13%) DHCP
2 2 (5.13%) VPN
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Network Security
3 1 (2.56%) SMS
3 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.56%) Intranet
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.82%) Big Data
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.26%) Apache Hive
5 3 (7.69%) Data Mining
6 2 (5.13%) MySQL
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Architect
2 7 (17.95%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) AWS Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Platform Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) DBA
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.13%) IT Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
3 13 (33.33%) ADO
3 13 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.13%) Spring
6 1 (2.56%) HTML
6 1 (2.56%) ODBC
6 1 (2.56%) LAMP
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) Software Packaging
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.56%) RESTful
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.56%) HTML5
6 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.56%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 13 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.13%) PKI
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) UNIX
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Information Management
2 12 (30.77%) User Stories
3 10 (25.64%) SDLC
4 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.08%) Process Management
5 7 (17.95%) Document Management
5 7 (17.95%) Business Process Improvement
5 7 (17.95%) Process Improvement
6 6 (15.38%) Content Management
7 5 (12.82%) OO
8 4 (10.26%) Server Hardening
8 4 (10.26%) Cyber Security
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.69%) Microservices
9 3 (7.69%) OOD
10 2 (5.13%) Migration
10 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) VB
3 8 (20.51%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.56%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) MCP
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.56%) WMI
2 1 (2.56%) WSUS
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Kibana
2 1 (2.56%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Kofax
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle
4 6 (15.38%) EMC
5 3 (7.69%) VMware
6 2 (5.13%) Splunk
6 2 (5.13%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.13%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) OpenText
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.56%) CommVault
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) BT
7 1 (2.56%) Google