The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 37 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.54% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £130 £513 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-74.63% +138.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £390 £315
% change year-on-year
-11.79% +23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £14.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+123.44% -55.38%
Client/Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 65 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 34.52% 21.96% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 29 53
Median daily rate £350 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £179 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £530 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.75 £9.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.11% -80.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Client/Server
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (100.00%) MCDST
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase