The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
England / London
Rank 353 348 350
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 50 68 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.90% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 43
Median daily rate £375 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £374 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.64 -
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6904 7592 7631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.12% 36.16% 36.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4765 5239 5364
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 135 150
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in London

Client/Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kingston Upon Thames - 9 £375 - 7
City of London -12 4 £569 +33.82% 8
Romford - 1 £145 -
Twickenham - 1 £220 -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 58 (42.34%) Windows
2 39 (28.47%) Java
3 38 (27.74%) SQL
4 37 (27.01%) Internet
5 35 (25.55%) Linux
6 33 (24.09%) TCP/IP
7 32 (23.36%) Python
8 31 (22.63%) C
9 28 (20.44%) SQL Server
10 27 (19.71%) Active Directory
11 26 (18.98%) Finance
12 24 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (17.52%) HTML
12 24 (17.52%) .NET
13 23 (16.79%) C++
13 23 (16.79%) Apache
13 23 (16.79%) Windows 7
13 23 (16.79%) SDLC
14 22 (16.06%) Git (software)
14 22 (16.06%) Degree
14 22 (16.06%) Unix
14 22 (16.06%) Perl
14 22 (16.06%) MS Office
15 21 (15.33%) MySQL
15 21 (15.33%) Validation
15 21 (15.33%) Change Management
15 21 (15.33%) Apple iOS
16 20 (14.60%) LAMP
16 20 (14.60%) Blackberry
17 19 (13.87%) Ethernet

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 23 (16.79%) Apache
2 13 (9.49%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.11%) IBM Notes
4 6 (4.38%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.65%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (2.19%) IIS
8 2 (1.46%) Confluence
8 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.73%) CMS
9 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (16.06%) MS Office
2 12 (8.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Sonata
2 4 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.41%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.38%) IaaS
3 6 (4.38%) PaaS
4 4 (2.92%) Office 365
4 4 (2.92%) SaaS
5 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (27.01%) Internet
2 33 (24.09%) TCP/IP
3 19 (13.87%) Ethernet
4 16 (11.68%) Wireless
5 14 (10.22%) VLAN
6 13 (9.49%) HTTP
7 11 (8.03%) SSL
7 11 (8.03%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (7.30%) LAN
9 8 (5.84%) iSCSI
9 8 (5.84%) NAS
9 8 (5.84%) SAN
10 7 (5.11%) Intranet
11 4 (2.92%) DNS
12 3 (2.19%) FTP
12 3 (2.19%) HTTPS
13 2 (1.46%) DVB
13 2 (1.46%) Firewall
13 2 (1.46%) VPN
13 2 (1.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.44%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.33%) MySQL
3 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.38%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.46%) Big Data
7 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.46%) DB2
7 2 (1.46%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.46%) OLAP
7 2 (1.46%) OLTP
7 2 (1.46%) QlikView
7 2 (1.46%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.73%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (16.06%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.22%) JIRA
3 13 (9.49%) Subversion
4 7 (5.11%) Selenium
4 7 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.65%) Appium
6 4 (2.92%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.92%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (2.92%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.92%) WiX
7 3 (2.19%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.46%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.46%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.46%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.46%) Toad
9 1 (0.73%) Ant
9 1 (0.73%) JUnit
9 1 (0.73%) LoadRunner
General
1 26 (18.98%) Finance
2 14 (10.22%) Banking
3 10 (7.30%) Retail
4 8 (5.84%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.92%) Back Office
5 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.46%) Advertising
6 2 (1.46%) Games
6 2 (1.46%) Law
6 2 (1.46%) Publishing
7 1 (0.73%) Billing
7 1 (0.73%) Front Office
7 1 (0.73%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.73%) Military
7 1 (0.73%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (24.82%) Developer
2 28 (20.44%) Analyst
3 16 (11.68%) .NET Developer
4 15 (10.95%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.03%) Desktop Support
6 10 (7.30%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Architect
8 8 (5.84%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.84%) Consultant
8 8 (5.84%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.84%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Business Consultant
11 5 (3.65%) Service Desk Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) Software Consultant
11 5 (3.65%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.52%) .NET
1 24 (17.52%) HTML
2 20 (14.60%) LAMP
3 15 (10.95%) ASP.NET
4 13 (9.49%) RabbitMQ
5 12 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (8.76%) WinForms
6 11 (8.03%) XML
7 10 (7.30%) CGI
7 10 (7.30%) HTML5
8 8 (5.84%) Embperl
8 8 (5.84%) FastCGI
8 8 (5.84%) libvirt
9 7 (5.11%) J2EE
9 7 (5.11%) XML Messaging
10 6 (4.38%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (4.38%) Spring
10 6 (4.38%) WCF
11 5 (3.65%) Gherkin
11 5 (3.65%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Blackberry
2 15 (10.95%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.95%) Management Information System
3 14 (10.22%) Data Centre
4 13 (9.49%) Private Cloud
5 8 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.11%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.65%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.65%) Fintech
7 5 (3.65%) N-Tier
7 5 (3.65%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.19%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.46%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.46%) Clustering
9 2 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.46%) Wiki
10 1 (0.73%) STB
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.34%) Windows
2 35 (25.55%) Linux
3 23 (16.79%) Windows 7
4 22 (16.06%) Unix
5 21 (15.33%) Apple iOS
6 13 (9.49%) Windows 8
6 13 (9.49%) Windows Server
7 10 (7.30%) MVS
8 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.38%) Android
9 6 (4.38%) Solaris
9 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (3.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (2.92%) SUSE
11 4 (2.92%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.19%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.73%) CentOS
13 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.52%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (16.79%) SDLC
3 21 (15.33%) Change Management
3 21 (15.33%) Validation
4 16 (11.68%) Unit Testing
5 15 (10.95%) Configuration Management
5 15 (10.95%) Identity Management
5 15 (10.95%) Time Management
6 14 (10.22%) Kernel Tuning
6 14 (10.22%) Load Balancing
6 14 (10.22%) OO
7 13 (9.49%) MVC
8 12 (8.76%) Regression Testing
8 12 (8.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (8.03%) Business Analysis
9 11 (8.03%) DevOps
10 10 (7.30%) ITIL
10 10 (7.30%) Migration
10 10 (7.30%) Open Source
10 10 (7.30%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.47%) Java
2 38 (27.74%) SQL
3 32 (23.36%) Python
4 31 (22.63%) C
5 23 (16.79%) C++
6 22 (16.06%) Perl
7 19 (13.87%) VB
8 13 (9.49%) Bash Shell
8 13 (9.49%) VB.NET
9 12 (8.76%) T-SQL
10 11 (8.03%) C#
11 10 (7.30%) COBOL
11 10 (7.30%) Go
11 10 (7.30%) JCL
11 10 (7.30%) VC++
12 9 (6.57%) VB6
13 8 (5.84%) Ruby
14 7 (5.11%) Shell Script
14 7 (5.11%) VBScript
15 6 (4.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (16.06%) Degree
2 16 (11.68%) MCSE
2 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (10.95%) ACDT
3 15 (10.95%) ACHDS
3 15 (10.95%) ACTC
3 15 (10.95%) MCDST
3 15 (10.95%) MCP
3 15 (10.95%) MCSA
3 15 (10.95%) MCSM
3 15 (10.95%) Network+ Certification
4 11 (8.03%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.57%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.84%) CCNA
6 8 (5.84%) CCNP
6 8 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.84%) RHCA
6 8 (5.84%) RHCE
6 8 (5.84%) RHCSA
7 7 (5.11%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) SLA
3 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (19.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.95%) Virtual Servers
3 13 (9.49%) iptables
3 13 (9.49%) NFS
4 8 (5.84%) KVM
4 8 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.84%) XenServer
5 4 (2.92%) Squid
6 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (9.49%) HAProxy
1 13 (9.49%) Puppet
2 7 (5.11%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.11%) SCCM
3 5 (3.65%) DameWare
4 2 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.73%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.73%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (13.14%) Oracle
2 17 (12.41%) Citrix
3 15 (10.95%) Apple
4 14 (10.22%) HP
5 13 (9.49%) Microsoft
6 11 (8.03%) VMware
7 7 (5.11%) Lotus
8 6 (4.38%) Dell
9 5 (3.65%) Avaloq
9 5 (3.65%) FNZ
9 5 (3.65%) LANDesk
9 5 (3.65%) Wyse
10 3 (2.19%) Adobe
10 3 (2.19%) Charles River
10 3 (2.19%) Sybase
11 2 (1.46%) Cisco
11 2 (1.46%) IBM
11 2 (1.46%) NetApp
11 2 (1.46%) Perforce
11 2 (1.46%) Remedy
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