The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 69 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.89% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 2.82% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year
- -72.64%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
283 248 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.90% 31.39% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 128 89
Average daily rate £375 £285 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 10
Average hourly rate £34.50 £20.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.26% -48.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.80 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £32.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) CommVault
1 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) CommVault
1 1 (33.33%) VMware