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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 49 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.44% 0.97% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £215 £495 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+70.58% -6.84%
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
137 125 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.85% 24.18% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 58 22
Average daily rate £375 £363 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £226 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 5
Average hourly rate £42.00 £44.50 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +209.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £45.00 £15.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 £215 -
Client/Server
South West

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) J2EE
1 9 (90.00%) JUnit
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) XML
1 9 (90.00%) XSLT
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
1 9 (90.00%) Apache
1 9 (90.00%) LDAP
1 9 (90.00%) JMS
1 9 (90.00%) UML
1 9 (90.00%) SOA
1 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
1 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
1 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
1 9 (90.00%) System Testing
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (90.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JUnit
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (90.00%) J2EE
1 9 (90.00%) JMS
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) XML
1 9 (90.00%) XSLT
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
1 9 (90.00%) SOA
1 9 (90.00%) System Testing
1 9 (90.00%) UML
1 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) VMware