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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
England / London
Rank 355 363 334
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 51 62 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.29% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.86% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 51
Median daily rate £375 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £27.32 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.38 £32.25 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-67.82% +2.57%

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
6680 7213 7439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.36% 34.10% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4626 5064 5155
Median daily rate £500 £475 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 114 136
Median hourly rate £26.50 £19.99 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.56% -0.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £35.36 £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 7 £375 - 11
City of London -1 6 £550 +18.91% 7
Bromley - 2 - -
Romford - 1 £145 -
Twickenham - 1 £220 -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 48 (36.92%) Windows
2 41 (31.54%) SQL
3 40 (30.77%) Java
4 33 (25.38%) Internet
5 30 (23.08%) Linux
6 28 (21.54%) Finance
7 27 (20.77%) Active Directory
8 26 (20.00%) C
8 26 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (18.46%) SQL Server
10 23 (17.69%) Unix
10 23 (17.69%) Python
10 23 (17.69%) TCP/IP
11 20 (15.38%) HTML
11 20 (15.38%) MS Office
11 20 (15.38%) C++
12 19 (14.62%) Windows 7
12 19 (14.62%) Apple iOS
12 19 (14.62%) SDLC
13 18 (13.85%) Perl
13 18 (13.85%) .NET
13 18 (13.85%) Ethernet
13 18 (13.85%) Blackberry
13 18 (13.85%) Validation
14 17 (13.08%) VB
15 16 (12.31%) Change Management
15 16 (12.31%) Business Analysis
15 16 (12.31%) Degree
16 15 (11.54%) MySQL
16 15 (11.54%) OO

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 14 (10.77%) Apache
2 6 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.62%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.08%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.54%) Confluence
5 2 (1.54%) IIS
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (15.38%) MS Office
2 10 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.77%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Sonata
2 4 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.54%) IaaS
4 2 (1.54%) PaaS
4 2 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.38%) Internet
2 23 (17.69%) TCP/IP
3 18 (13.85%) Ethernet
4 14 (10.77%) Wireless
5 12 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (8.46%) HTTP
7 9 (6.92%) LAN
7 9 (6.92%) SSL
8 7 (5.38%) Intranet
8 7 (5.38%) VLAN
9 6 (4.62%) Firewall
9 6 (4.62%) iSCSI
9 6 (4.62%) NAS
9 6 (4.62%) SAN
10 4 (3.08%) DNS
10 4 (3.08%) VPN
11 3 (2.31%) FTP
11 3 (2.31%) HTTPS
12 2 (1.54%) DHCP
12 2 (1.54%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.54%) MySQL
3 10 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.15%) Big Data
5 6 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.62%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.08%) Blockchain
6 4 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.54%) DB2
8 2 (1.54%) OLAP
8 2 (1.54%) OLTP
8 2 (1.54%) QlikView
9 1 (0.77%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.77%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (10.00%) JIRA
2 11 (8.46%) Subversion
3 6 (4.62%) Selenium
4 5 (3.85%) Appium
4 5 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.08%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 4 (3.08%) WiX
6 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.31%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.54%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.77%) Ant
8 1 (0.77%) JUnit
8 1 (0.77%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.77%) Maven
8 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.77%) Toad
General
1 28 (21.54%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Retail
3 10 (7.69%) Banking
4 7 (5.38%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.08%) Back Office
5 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.31%) Games
7 2 (1.54%) Law
8 1 (0.77%) Advertising
8 1 (0.77%) Billing
8 1 (0.77%) Front Office
8 1 (0.77%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.77%) Local Government
8 1 (0.77%) Military
8 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (26.92%) Developer
2 27 (20.77%) Analyst
3 14 (10.77%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.23%) Consultant
6 11 (8.46%) .NET Developer
6 11 (8.46%) Business Consultant
7 10 (7.69%) Software Consultant
8 9 (6.92%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.15%) Architect
10 7 (5.38%) Desktop Support
11 6 (4.62%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.62%) Service Analyst
11 6 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (4.62%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.85%) Banking Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
12 5 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.38%) HTML
2 18 (13.85%) .NET
3 14 (10.77%) Spring
4 13 (10.00%) WinForms
5 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET
5 11 (8.46%) LAMP
6 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (6.92%) J2EE
6 9 (6.92%) XML
7 7 (5.38%) CGI
7 7 (5.38%) HTML5
7 7 (5.38%) XML Messaging
8 6 (4.62%) FastCGI
8 6 (4.62%) libvirt
8 6 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (3.85%) Embperl
9 5 (3.85%) Gherkin
9 5 (3.85%) WCF
9 5 (3.85%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.85%) Blackberry
2 14 (10.77%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 10 (7.69%) Fintech
5 8 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (5.38%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.62%) Fat Client
7 6 (4.62%) Private Cloud
7 6 (4.62%) Thin Client
8 5 (3.85%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.31%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.54%) CCTV
10 2 (1.54%) Clustering
10 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.54%) Wiki
11 1 (0.77%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.77%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.77%) STB
Operating Systems
1 48 (36.92%) Windows
2 30 (23.08%) Linux
3 23 (17.69%) Unix
4 19 (14.62%) Apple iOS
4 19 (14.62%) Windows 7
5 14 (10.77%) Windows 8
6 11 (8.46%) Windows Server
7 10 (7.69%) MVS
8 7 (5.38%) Android
9 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.85%) Solaris
10 5 (3.85%) Windows 2000
11 4 (3.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.31%) SUSE
13 1 (0.77%) CentOS
13 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.62%) SDLC
3 18 (13.85%) Validation
4 16 (12.31%) Business Analysis
4 16 (12.31%) Change Management
5 15 (11.54%) OO
6 13 (10.00%) Open Source
7 12 (9.23%) Identity Management
7 12 (9.23%) ITIL
7 12 (9.23%) Time Management
7 12 (9.23%) Unit Testing
8 10 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 10 (7.69%) DevOps
8 10 (7.69%) MVC
8 10 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 10 (7.69%) Wealth Management
9 9 (6.92%) Investment Management
9 9 (6.92%) Release Management
9 9 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (31.54%) SQL
2 40 (30.77%) Java
3 26 (20.00%) C
4 23 (17.69%) Python
5 20 (15.38%) C++
6 18 (13.85%) Perl
7 17 (13.08%) VB
8 10 (7.69%) COBOL
8 10 (7.69%) JCL
8 10 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 10 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 10 (7.69%) VC++
9 8 (6.15%) Ruby
10 7 (5.38%) C#
10 7 (5.38%) Go
10 7 (5.38%) Shell Script
10 7 (5.38%) VB6
11 6 (4.62%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.62%) VBScript
12 4 (3.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (12.31%) Degree
2 13 (10.00%) MCSE
2 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.23%) ACDT
3 12 (9.23%) ACHDS
3 12 (9.23%) ACTC
3 12 (9.23%) MCDST
3 12 (9.23%) MCP
3 12 (9.23%) MCSA
3 12 (9.23%) MCSM
3 12 (9.23%) Network+ Certification
4 11 (8.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.92%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.38%) CCNA
6 7 (5.38%) CCNP
6 7 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (4.62%) RHCA
7 6 (4.62%) RHCE
7 6 (4.62%) RHCSA
8 4 (3.08%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) QA
2 5 (3.85%) SLA
3 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.77%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (20.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.23%) Virtual Servers
3 10 (7.69%) NFS
4 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.62%) iptables
5 6 (4.62%) KVM
5 6 (4.62%) XenServer
6 3 (2.31%) Squid
7 2 (1.54%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (7.69%) Puppet
2 6 (4.62%) HAProxy
2 6 (4.62%) SCCM
3 5 (3.85%) DameWare
3 5 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (10.00%) Citrix
1 13 (10.00%) Oracle
2 12 (9.23%) Apple
2 12 (9.23%) HP
3 11 (8.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.69%) Avaloq
4 10 (7.69%) FNZ
5 9 (6.92%) VMware
6 6 (4.62%) LANDesk
7 5 (3.85%) Dell
7 5 (3.85%) Wyse
8 4 (3.08%) Cisco
8 4 (3.08%) Lotus
9 3 (2.31%) Charles River
10 2 (1.54%) Adobe
10 2 (1.54%) NetApp
10 2 (1.54%) Nuix
10 2 (1.54%) Perforce
10 2 (1.54%) Sybase
11 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £275 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 to £750 p/day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago