The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 5 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 49 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.22% 1.55% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 7.29% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £15.68 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+46.73% -34.68%
Client/Server
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
114 96 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.95% 21.19% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 49
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £463 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 12
Median hourly rate £46.20 £44.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +178.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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

1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer in Test
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware