The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 80 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 5 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 2.07% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 7.38% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 1
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £338 £311
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £16.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+93.47% -59.37%
Client/Server
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
307 271 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.86% 28.11% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 171 98
Average daily rate £355 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 21
Average hourly rate £12.25 £19.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.52% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £39.00 £18.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Python
3 13 (59.09%) PHP
3 13 (59.09%) C++
3 13 (59.09%) Ruby
3 13 (59.09%) Bash Shell
3 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
4 12 (54.55%) Node.js
4 12 (54.55%) MongoDB
4 12 (54.55%) DevOps
4 12 (54.55%) Web Services
5 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
6 9 (40.91%) DNS
6 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
6 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (40.91%) Puppet
7 8 (36.36%) Redis
7 8 (36.36%) SSL
7 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
8 7 (31.82%) TDD
8 7 (31.82%) Apache
8 7 (31.82%) MySQL
8 7 (31.82%) Salt
9 6 (27.27%) Couchbase
9 6 (27.27%) Java
9 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 6 (27.27%) Internet
9 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (54.55%) Node.js
2 7 (31.82%) Apache
3 4 (18.18%) nginx
4 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Route 53
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) SSL
3 6 (27.27%) Internet
4 5 (22.73%) DHCP
5 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) NoSQL
2 12 (54.55%) MongoDB
3 8 (36.36%) Redis
4 7 (31.82%) MySQL
5 6 (27.27%) SimpleDB
5 6 (27.27%) Couchbase
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JUnit
1 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
1 4 (18.18%) JProfiler
1 4 (18.18%) Hudson
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Python Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) SOAP
2 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 4 (18.18%) Spring
2 4 (18.18%) Ajax
2 4 (18.18%) GWT
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) RESTful
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5
2 4 (18.18%) D3.js
2 4 (18.18%) Vaadin
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Jena
3 1 (4.55%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Ontologies
1 4 (18.18%) Chemistry
1 4 (18.18%) Open Source
1 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) DevOps
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
4 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Web Development
8 4 (18.18%) Kanban
8 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
9 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 2 (9.09%) Network Design
10 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
11 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
11 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
11 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Release Management
11 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Python
2 13 (59.09%) Ruby
2 13 (59.09%) PHP
2 13 (59.09%) C++
2 13 (59.09%) Bash Shell
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) SPARQL
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Puppet
1 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (31.82%) Salt
3 4 (18.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Percona