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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank - 9 -
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - 13.33% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 40.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.37% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £26.09 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-11.83% -14.46%
Client/Server
Suffolk

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
63 54 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 34.62% 32.73% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 42
Median daily rate £525 £504 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% +25.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Information Management
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (25.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Kibana

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Information Management
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Check_MK
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft