The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
UK / England
Rank 420 467 407
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -60
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 149 146 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.98% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 81 102
Median daily rate £438 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £29.00 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% -7.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.38 £29.00 £20.97
% change year-on-year
-64.22% +38.29%

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12966 14829 14296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.00% 31.09% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8398 9705 8943
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 516 540 593
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.75 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Client/Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London +8 48 £375 -14.28% 258
South East +24 27 £403 +18.38% 19
South West +20 19 £525 +31.25% 4
Yorkshire +10 13 £450 +2.85% 8
East of England 0 13 £295 -34.44% 13
North West +22 11 £475 +171.42% 5
West Midlands +10 10 £525 +663.63% 2
North East -13 2 £250 -5.66%
East Midlands - 1 £600 - 2
Client/Server
UK

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 130 (39.63%) Windows
2 100 (30.49%) SQL
3 89 (27.13%) Java
4 78 (23.78%) Active Directory
5 72 (21.95%) Linux
5 72 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (21.65%) SQL Server
7 61 (18.60%) Microsoft
7 61 (18.60%) Security Cleared
8 57 (17.38%) Oracle
8 57 (17.38%) Finance
9 56 (17.07%) Unix
10 49 (14.94%) Internet
10 49 (14.94%) SC Cleared
11 44 (13.41%) Windows Server
12 43 (13.11%) .NET
13 41 (12.50%) C++
14 40 (12.20%) HTML
15 37 (11.28%) XML
16 36 (10.98%) C#
17 35 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
18 34 (10.37%) TCP/IP
19 33 (10.06%) DNS
20 32 (9.76%) C
21 30 (9.15%) Python
21 30 (9.15%) Windows Server 2012
21 30 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (8.54%) Windows 7
23 27 (8.23%) ITIL
23 27 (8.23%) MS Excel

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in 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 19 (5.79%) MS Exchange
2 17 (5.18%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.27%) Apache
4 13 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (3.35%) Skype for Business
7 9 (2.74%) SAS
8 7 (2.13%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.83%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.52%) IIS
10 5 (1.52%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.22%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (1.22%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.91%) CMS
12 3 (0.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 26 (7.93%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.74%) Sonata
2 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.74%) Office 365
3 4 (1.22%) IaaS
3 4 (1.22%) PaaS
4 3 (0.91%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (14.94%) Internet
2 34 (10.37%) TCP/IP
3 33 (10.06%) DNS
4 22 (6.71%) LAN
5 21 (6.40%) Firewall
6 17 (5.18%) Ethernet
6 17 (5.18%) HTTP
7 16 (4.88%) Wireless
8 14 (4.27%) SMTP
8 14 (4.27%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (3.96%) SSL
10 12 (3.66%) Intranet
11 11 (3.35%) SAN
12 9 (2.74%) FTP
12 9 (2.74%) IPv4
12 9 (2.74%) NAS
12 9 (2.74%) Network Security
12 9 (2.74%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (2.74%) Skype
13 8 (2.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (21.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.93%) MySQL
3 25 (7.62%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.57%) DB2
5 10 (3.05%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.74%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.44%) Big Data
7 8 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.13%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.52%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.22%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.91%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (7.93%) JIRA
2 23 (7.01%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.18%) Subversion
3 17 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 16 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 11 (3.35%) Selenium
6 7 (2.13%) LoadRunner
6 7 (2.13%) Moq
6 7 (2.13%) MSBuild
6 7 (2.13%) NUnit
6 7 (2.13%) ReSharper
7 6 (1.83%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.52%) Appium
8 5 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.52%) Hudson
8 5 (1.52%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.22%) JUnit
9 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 4 (1.22%) WiX
General
1 57 (17.38%) Finance
2 22 (6.71%) Banking
3 19 (5.79%) Retail
4 18 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.44%) Back Office
5 8 (2.44%) Marketing
6 7 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.22%) Electronics
8 4 (1.22%) Games
9 3 (0.91%) Publishing
10 2 (0.61%) Advertising
10 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.61%) Law
10 2 (0.61%) Military
11 1 (0.30%) Billing
11 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.30%) French Language
11 1 (0.30%) Front Office
11 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (28.05%) Developer
2 43 (13.11%) Analyst
3 42 (12.80%) Architect
4 36 (10.98%) Java Developer
5 22 (6.71%) .NET Developer
6 20 (6.10%) Consultant
7 17 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (4.88%) Business Analyst
9 13 (3.96%) Administrator
9 13 (3.96%) C++ Developer
10 12 (3.66%) C# Developer
10 12 (3.66%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.05%) Business Consultant
11 10 (3.05%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (3.05%) Software Engineer
12 9 (2.74%) Cloud Engineer
12 9 (2.74%) Software Consultant
13 8 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (2.44%) Python Developer
13 8 (2.44%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.11%) .NET
2 40 (12.20%) HTML
3 37 (11.28%) XML
4 23 (7.01%) XML Messaging
5 22 (6.71%) ASP.NET
5 22 (6.71%) J2EE
6 20 (6.10%) WinForms
7 19 (5.79%) SOAP
8 18 (5.49%) WCF
9 17 (5.18%) Spring
9 17 (5.18%) Web Services
10 16 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (4.88%) HTML5
11 14 (4.27%) Hibernate
11 14 (4.27%) jQuery
12 12 (3.66%) LAMP
13 10 (3.05%) EJB
13 10 (3.05%) JSON
13 10 (3.05%) JSP
13 10 (3.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.93%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.49%) Blackberry
4 17 (5.18%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.27%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.05%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.44%) Clustering
8 8 (2.44%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.44%) Fintech
8 8 (2.44%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.13%) CESG
9 7 (2.13%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.83%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.83%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.52%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.52%) Replication
12 4 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.91%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 130 (39.63%) Windows
2 72 (21.95%) Linux
3 56 (17.07%) Unix
4 44 (13.41%) Windows Server
5 35 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (9.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (8.54%) Windows 7
8 22 (6.71%) Apple iOS
9 16 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (4.88%) Windows 10
10 14 (4.27%) Windows 8
11 11 (3.35%) MVS
12 8 (2.44%) Android
12 8 (2.44%) Solaris
12 8 (2.44%) Windows Vista
13 7 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (1.52%) Windows 2000
15 4 (1.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.91%) SUSE
16 3 (0.91%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (8.23%) ITIL
2 27 (8.23%) Validation
3 26 (7.93%) SDLC
4 25 (7.62%) OO
5 24 (7.32%) Unit Testing
6 23 (7.01%) MVC
6 23 (7.01%) Project Management
6 23 (7.01%) Scrum
7 22 (6.71%) Change Management
7 22 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (6.40%) Software Engineering
9 18 (5.49%) Open Source
10 17 (5.18%) Business Analysis
10 17 (5.18%) Migration
11 16 (4.88%) Configuration Management
11 16 (4.88%) Information Security
11 16 (4.88%) Service Management
12 15 (4.57%) Problem Management
12 15 (4.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 100 (30.49%) SQL
2 89 (27.13%) Java
3 41 (12.50%) C++
4 36 (10.98%) C#
5 32 (9.76%) C
6 30 (9.15%) Python
7 22 (6.71%) VB.NET
8 19 (5.79%) Perl
8 19 (5.79%) VB
9 18 (5.49%) JavaScript
10 12 (3.66%) PowerShell
10 12 (3.66%) VBScript
10 12 (3.66%) VC++
11 11 (3.35%) COBOL
11 11 (3.35%) JCL
11 11 (3.35%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.05%) Ruby
13 9 (2.74%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.13%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 61 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 49 (14.94%) SC Cleared
3 24 (7.32%) Degree
4 16 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (4.27%) MCSA
6 13 (3.96%) MCSE
7 12 (3.66%) ACDT
7 12 (3.66%) ACHDS
7 12 (3.66%) ACTC
7 12 (3.66%) MCDST
7 12 (3.66%) MCP
7 12 (3.66%) MCSM
7 12 (3.66%) Network+ Certification
8 9 (2.74%) DV Cleared
9 8 (2.44%) CCNA
9 8 (2.44%) CCNP
9 8 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (2.13%) CISSP
11 6 (1.83%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.40%) QA
2 6 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.83%) SLA
3 4 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.91%) RMADS
5 2 (0.61%) Basel II
6 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 78 (23.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
4 15 (4.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (3.96%) NFS
6 11 (3.35%) Hyper-V
7 10 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (2.44%) DFS Replication
9 6 (1.83%) iptables
9 6 (1.83%) KVM
9 6 (1.83%) XenServer
10 5 (1.52%) Sendmail
10 5 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.91%) Squid
12 2 (0.61%) Docker
13 1 (0.30%) Firmware
13 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.66%) Puppet
1 12 (3.66%) SCCM
2 10 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.44%) WSUS
4 6 (1.83%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (1.83%) HAProxy
4 6 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.52%) DameWare
6 3 (0.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.91%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.91%) SCSM
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.61%) SCOM
8 1 (0.30%) Ansible
8 1 (0.30%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.30%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 61 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 57 (17.38%) Oracle
3 26 (7.93%) VMware
4 21 (6.40%) Citrix
4 21 (6.40%) HP
5 15 (4.57%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.96%) Apple
6 13 (3.96%) IBM
7 9 (2.74%) Avaloq
7 9 (2.74%) FNZ
7 9 (2.74%) SAP
8 8 (2.44%) Cisco
9 7 (2.13%) LANDesk
9 7 (2.13%) Sybase
10 6 (1.83%) Lotus
10 6 (1.83%) NetApp
11 5 (1.52%) Dell
11 5 (1.52%) Perforce
11 5 (1.52%) Sun
11 5 (1.52%) Wyse
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