The 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank - 88 81
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.06% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-18.98% +36.20%
Client/Server
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
266 473 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.79% 31.06% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 213 175
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
Median hourly rate £52.00 £19.02 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.39% +55.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec