The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 131 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 13 6 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.25% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.96% 1.03% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
Average daily rate
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£225 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £400 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £420 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £53.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-38.67% +3.92%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
664 580 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.36% 24.27% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 258 292
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £215 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 85 92
Average hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.93 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.08 £44.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
Client/Server
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 4 £120 - 2
Hertfordshire +1 3 - - 2
Essex - 3 £413 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £425 - 2
Suffolk - - - - 1
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 9 (30.00%) Finance
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
3 7 (23.33%) J2EE
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Release Management
5 5 (16.67%) Middleware
5 5 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) Ant
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) webMethods
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (13.33%) Ajax
6 4 (13.33%) Endeca
6 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
6 4 (13.33%) Maven
6 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (13.33%) hybris
6 4 (13.33%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) Drupal
4 1 (3.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) WebFOCUS
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MS Access
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) TKPROF
3 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Ant
1 4 (13.33%) Maven
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Interactive Media
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Support Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) J2EE
2 6 (20.00%) .NET
3 5 (16.67%) Middleware
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 4 (13.33%) Ajax
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (6.67%) WinForms
6 1 (3.33%) HTML
6 1 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (3.33%) XSLT
6 1 (3.33%) Flash
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.33%) e-Health
4 1 (3.33%) Animation
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Release Management
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.33%) MVC
3 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) ERP
5 2 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) VB6
2 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) VB
2 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) VMFS
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) webMethods
3 4 (13.33%) Endeca
3 4 (13.33%) hybris
3 4 (13.33%) F5
4 3 (10.00%) Teradata
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) CA
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Compuware
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) VMware