The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank - - 66
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £374
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-23.63% +89.65%
Client/Server
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
130 157 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 31.25% 27.79% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 72 105
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 27
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% +54.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 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 Essex region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (90.00%) Release Management
2 8 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) ITSM
2 8 (80.00%) J2EE
3 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) MS Access
5 5 (50.00%) VB
5 5 (50.00%) Essbase
5 5 (50.00%) Time Management
6 4 (40.00%) COBOL
7 3 (30.00%) DB2
7 3 (30.00%) Marketing
8 2 (20.00%) Case Management
8 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (20.00%) Office 365
8 2 (20.00%) Yammer
8 2 (20.00%) Infor
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (20.00%) Retail
8 2 (20.00%) Data Management
8 2 (20.00%) Document Management
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) SAP

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
1 2 (20.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Essbase
1 5 (50.00%) MS Access
2 3 (30.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Business Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Release Management
2 8 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) ITSM
3 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Case Management
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Document Management
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Infor
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (20.00%) SAP