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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 352 371 335
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 87 75 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.86% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 58
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 - £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.94 - £16.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -
Client/Server
England

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
8112 8713 9258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.95% 37.58% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5691 6025 6328
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 159 215
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

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 1 October 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Client/Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +19 9 £450 +11.11% 6
Canary Wharf +6 7 £160 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £390 - 9
Brentford - 2 £453 -
Feltham - 2 £548 -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 London region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 47 (39.17%) Windows
2 40 (33.33%) Internet
3 33 (27.50%) Java
4 31 (25.83%) TCP/IP
5 30 (25.00%) Linux
6 27 (22.50%) MS Office
7 25 (20.83%) Active Directory
7 25 (20.83%) Finance
7 25 (20.83%) Windows 7
8 24 (20.00%) Degree
8 24 (20.00%) Python
9 23 (19.17%) .NET
10 22 (18.33%) SQL
10 22 (18.33%) Oracle
11 21 (17.50%) C
11 21 (17.50%) Blackberry
11 21 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (15.83%) Change Management
12 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
12 19 (15.83%) ITIL
12 19 (15.83%) Git (software)
13 18 (15.00%) Apple iOS
13 18 (15.00%) Data Centre
13 18 (15.00%) MS Excel
13 18 (15.00%) Apache
14 17 (14.17%) HTML
14 17 (14.17%) Ethernet
14 17 (14.17%) LAMP
15 16 (13.33%) Validation
15 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

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 18 (15.00%) Apache
2 13 (10.83%) OpenStack
3 11 (9.17%) IBM Notes
4 6 (5.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.33%) GemFire
5 4 (3.33%) JBoss
5 4 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (3.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.67%) Confluence
7 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.83%) IIS
8 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (22.50%) MS Office
2 18 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.00%) MS Project
4 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.83%) InDesign
5 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Sonata
2 1 (0.83%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.67%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (7.50%) IaaS
2 9 (7.50%) PaaS
3 7 (5.83%) SaaS
4 4 (3.33%) Office 365
4 4 (3.33%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.67%) G Suite
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (33.33%) Internet
2 31 (25.83%) TCP/IP
3 17 (14.17%) Ethernet
4 15 (12.50%) Intranet
5 14 (11.67%) Wireless
6 13 (10.83%) VLAN
7 10 (8.33%) HTTP
8 9 (7.50%) SSL
9 8 (6.67%) iSCSI
9 8 (6.67%) NAS
9 8 (6.67%) SAN
10 6 (5.00%) Extranet
11 5 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (2.50%) HTTPS
12 3 (2.50%) LAN
13 2 (1.67%) DVB
13 2 (1.67%) Firewall
13 2 (1.67%) FTP
14 1 (0.83%) BIG-IP
14 1 (0.83%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.50%) MySQL
3 5 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.33%) Hazelcast
4 4 (3.33%) Infinispan
4 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.50%) SQLPlus
6 2 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.67%) OLAP
6 2 (1.67%) OLTP
6 2 (1.67%) QlikView
6 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (15.83%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.67%) Subversion
3 7 (5.83%) JIRA
4 5 (4.17%) Selenium
5 4 (3.33%) HP UFT
6 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.50%) Toad
7 2 (1.67%) Ant
7 2 (1.67%) Appium
7 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.67%) Maven
7 2 (1.67%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (1.67%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.67%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.83%) Moq
8 1 (0.83%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.83%) NUnit
8 1 (0.83%) ReSharper
General
1 25 (20.83%) Finance
2 12 (10.00%) Retail
3 11 (9.17%) Banking
4 9 (7.50%) Billing
5 6 (5.00%) Law
6 3 (2.50%) Back Office
6 3 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.67%) Advertising
7 2 (1.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.83%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (16.67%) Analyst
2 17 (14.17%) Developer
3 14 (11.67%) Architect
4 11 (9.17%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (9.17%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 8 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) Consultant
6 8 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Service Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (5.00%) IT Manager
8 6 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Support
8 6 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Desktop Support Team Leader
9 5 (4.17%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.17%) .NET
2 17 (14.17%) HTML
2 17 (14.17%) LAMP
3 13 (10.83%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (7.50%) HTML5
5 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.67%) libvirt
5 8 (6.67%) Web Services
6 6 (5.00%) CGI
6 6 (5.00%) XML
7 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.17%) Embperl
7 5 (4.17%) FastCGI
7 5 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.17%) Java EE
7 5 (4.17%) JSP
7 5 (4.17%) RESTful
7 5 (4.17%) Spring
8 4 (3.33%) JPA
8 4 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.50%) Blackberry
2 18 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 13 (10.83%) Private Cloud
4 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.17%) Computer Science
5 11 (9.17%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.83%) Fat Client
6 7 (5.83%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.83%) Thin Client
7 6 (5.00%) EPoS
8 3 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.67%) Fintech
9 2 (1.67%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.67%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.67%) Wiki
10 1 (0.83%) DataPower
10 1 (0.83%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.83%) NHS
10 1 (0.83%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 47 (39.17%) Windows
2 30 (25.00%) Linux
3 25 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 18 (15.00%) Apple iOS
5 14 (11.67%) Unix
6 10 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 9 (7.50%) Windows 8
8 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.00%) Ubuntu
9 6 (5.00%) Windows 2000
10 5 (4.17%) MVS
11 4 (3.33%) Android
11 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (1.67%) Solaris
13 2 (1.67%) SUSE
13 2 (1.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.83%) Change Management
2 19 (15.83%) ITIL
3 16 (13.33%) Validation
4 15 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 15 (12.50%) OO
4 15 (12.50%) Time Management
5 14 (11.67%) Load Balancing
6 13 (10.83%) Business Analysis
6 13 (10.83%) Kernel Tuning
7 12 (10.00%) DevOps
7 12 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (9.17%) Identity Management
9 10 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (7.50%) Open Source
10 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.67%) Scrum
12 7 (5.83%) OOP
12 7 (5.83%) SDLC
12 7 (5.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.50%) Java
2 24 (20.00%) Python
3 22 (18.33%) SQL
4 21 (17.50%) C
5 14 (11.67%) C++
6 13 (10.83%) Bash Shell
6 13 (10.83%) Perl
7 8 (6.67%) C#
7 8 (6.67%) VB
8 6 (5.00%) Go
8 6 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.17%) COBOL
9 5 (4.17%) JCL
9 5 (4.17%) PHP
9 5 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.17%) VC++
10 4 (3.33%) Ruby
10 4 (3.33%) VBScript
11 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (20.00%) Degree
2 16 (13.33%) MCSE
2 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (12.50%) MCDST
4 14 (11.67%) ACDT
4 14 (11.67%) ACHDS
4 14 (11.67%) ACTC
4 14 (11.67%) MCP
4 14 (11.67%) MCSA
4 14 (11.67%) MCSM
4 14 (11.67%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (10.00%) A+ Certification
6 8 (6.67%) CCNA
6 8 (6.67%) CCNP
6 8 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.67%) RHCA
6 8 (6.67%) RHCE
6 8 (6.67%) RHCSA
7 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) QA
1 8 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.67%) Virtual Servers
3 13 (10.83%) iptables
4 10 (8.33%) NFS
4 10 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (6.67%) KVM
5 8 (6.67%) XenServer
6 3 (2.50%) Docker
6 3 (2.50%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.67%) Squid
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) HAProxy
1 13 (10.83%) Puppet
2 10 (8.33%) SCCM
3 4 (3.33%) DameWare
3 4 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (18.33%) Oracle
2 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.50%) Apple
3 15 (12.50%) Citrix
4 11 (9.17%) Lotus
4 11 (9.17%) VMware
5 8 (6.67%) HP
6 7 (5.83%) LANDesk
7 5 (4.17%) Avaloq
7 5 (4.17%) Dell
7 5 (4.17%) FNZ
8 4 (3.33%) Cisco
8 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.33%) Wyse
9 3 (2.50%) Adobe
9 3 (2.50%) Google
9 3 (2.50%) Juniper
10 2 (1.67%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.67%) IBM
10 2 (1.67%) Sybase
London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: 22 days ago