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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
England / East of England
Rank 108 107 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 16 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 2.29% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £519 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £388 £345
% change year-on-year
+9.03% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.38 £32.25 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-67.82% +2.57%

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
653 611 628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.60% 25.30% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 330 360
Median daily rate £363 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £209 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 73 54
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk -1 10 £295 -46.36%
Hertfordshire - 4 £538 - 1
Cambridgeshire +6 1 - - 10
Essex -4 1 £325 +34.29% 1
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) JDBC
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) D3.js
4 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) Ajax
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) RESTful
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
6 5 (25.00%) IPv4
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Java EE
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
7 4 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 4 (20.00%) J2EE
8 3 (15.00%) Windows
8 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 3 (15.00%) Retail
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Anypoint
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) IPv4
1 5 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) Essbase
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.00%) JBehave
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.00%) Redmine
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
6 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Database Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Architect
7 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Ajax
1 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (35.00%) D3.js
1 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
1 7 (35.00%) HTML5
1 7 (35.00%) JDBC
1 7 (35.00%) jQuery
1 7 (35.00%) RESTful
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (20.00%) Java EE
3 2 (10.00%) EJB
3 2 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) LAMP
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Design
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) API Design
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) Microservices
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) COBOL
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.00%) Rackspace