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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 14 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 10 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.85% 9.41% 6.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.87% 23.53% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Median daily rate £295 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.36% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £550 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £550 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £29.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% +81.25%

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 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 43.15% 40.00% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 24
Median daily rate £348 £550 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.81% +37.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Median hourly rate £11.32 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.40% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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
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 18 January 2017.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 12 (80.00%) Java
1 12 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) JDBC
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) RESTful
3 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) Ajax
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) D3.js
3 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) IPv4
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) Java EE
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Spatial
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) C#

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 4 (26.67%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) IPv4
1 5 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.67%) JBehave
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Redmine
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Database Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) jQuery
2 7 (46.67%) Ajax
2 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
2 7 (46.67%) D3.js
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) HTML5
2 7 (46.67%) JDBC
2 7 (46.67%) RESTful
2 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) Java EE
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) EJB
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) OWASP
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Google