The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 30 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 Edinburgh 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 74 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% - 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.32% - 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £330 £360
% change year-on-year
-4.92% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £53.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-38.67% +3.92%
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
211 162 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.50% 15.73% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 73 57
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -38.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.30 £15.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £33.80 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
Client/Server
Scotland

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (46.15%) C++
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
2 4 (30.77%) Dojo
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) Ext JS
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) CommVault
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) User Experience Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) Dojo
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) Ext JS
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Sass
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) jBPM
4 1 (7.69%) Java SE
4 1 (7.69%) SAML
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
3 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) AOP
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C++
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) AspectJ
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
1 2 (15.38%) Symantec
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Dell
1 2 (15.38%) CommVault
1 2 (15.38%) Lumension
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago