The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 21 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.46% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 42.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.09 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.46% +5.17%
Client/Server
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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 Ipswich region.

Miscellaneous Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 53 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 32.05% 25.98% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 19
Average daily rate £475 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £221 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Client/Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) Information Management
3 15 (51.72%) Visualisation
3 15 (51.72%) User Stories
4 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
4 13 (44.83%) C#
4 13 (44.83%) VB
4 13 (44.83%) .NET
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
4 13 (44.83%) ADO
4 13 (44.83%) XML
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (34.48%) N-Tier
5 10 (34.48%) SDLC
6 9 (31.03%) Process Management
6 9 (31.03%) Kofax
7 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
8 7 (24.14%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (24.14%) Process Improvement
8 7 (24.14%) Document Management
9 6 (20.69%) Documentum
9 6 (20.69%) EMC
9 6 (20.69%) Content Management
10 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
10 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (17.24%) Python
10 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
10 5 (17.24%) Java
11 4 (13.79%) Telecoms

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (20.69%) Documentum
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) MPLS
1 2 (6.90%) VPN
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) IPv4
1 2 (6.90%) IPv6
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
3 3 (10.34%) Apache Hive
4 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) AWS Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Platform Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) IT Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
1 13 (44.83%) ADO
1 13 (44.83%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) J2EE
2 2 (6.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Visualisation
2 10 (34.48%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Information Management
2 15 (51.72%) User Stories
3 10 (34.48%) SDLC
4 9 (31.03%) Process Management
5 7 (24.14%) Business Process Improvement
5 7 (24.14%) Process Improvement
5 7 (24.14%) Document Management
6 6 (20.69%) Content Management
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Server Hardening
8 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.34%) OOD
8 3 (10.34%) OO
9 2 (6.90%) UML
9 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.90%) Information Security
9 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
10 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
1 13 (44.83%) VB
2 5 (17.24%) Python
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) R
4 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNP
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Kofax
3 6 (20.69%) EMC
4 2 (6.90%) OpenText
4 2 (6.90%) Splunk
5 1 (3.45%) BT