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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 384 355 331
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -24
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 65 81 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.34% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.92% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 65
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £251 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £595 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £70.57 £27.78 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.03% +60.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+120.68% -
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
8405 8798 9217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.51% 37.05% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5934 6100 6165
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 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 160 184
Median hourly rate £17.75 £21.50 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +15.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £13.00 £13.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.44 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

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 25 August 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
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 25 August 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 +28 6 £450 +11.11% 4
Canary Wharf - 4 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £390 - 8
Feltham - 2 £548 -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 (44.76%) Windows
2 31 (29.52%) .NET
3 26 (24.76%) Linux
4 25 (23.81%) Internet
5 24 (22.86%) Java
6 23 (21.90%) Microsoft
7 22 (20.95%) TCP/IP
7 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
7 22 (20.95%) Finance
8 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (19.05%) Oracle
8 20 (19.05%) Python
9 19 (18.10%) MS Office
9 19 (18.10%) Windows 7
10 18 (17.14%) SQL
10 18 (17.14%) ITIL
11 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
11 17 (16.19%) Active Directory
12 15 (14.29%) Degree
13 14 (13.33%) DevOps
13 14 (13.33%) Data Centre
13 14 (13.33%) LAMP
13 14 (13.33%) Apache
14 13 (12.38%) OO
14 13 (12.38%) MySQL
14 13 (12.38%) HTML
14 13 (12.38%) Intranet
14 13 (12.38%) Cloud Computing
14 13 (12.38%) Git (software)
14 13 (12.38%) Bash Shell

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 (13.33%) Apache
2 12 (11.43%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.67%) IBM Notes
4 5 (4.76%) JBoss
4 5 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.81%) GemFire
5 4 (3.81%) IIS
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.95%) CMS
8 1 (0.95%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Office
2 11 (10.48%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.67%) MS Project
4 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.95%) InDesign
5 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Sonata
2 1 (0.95%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.38%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (9.52%) PaaS
3 9 (8.57%) IaaS
4 8 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (6.67%) SaaS
6 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (3.81%) Office 365
6 4 (3.81%) OpenShift
7 3 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (2.86%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (2.86%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.86%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (2.86%) Route 53
8 2 (1.90%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.81%) Internet
2 22 (20.95%) TCP/IP
3 13 (12.38%) Intranet
4 11 (10.48%) VLAN
5 9 (8.57%) HTTP
6 8 (7.62%) Ethernet
6 8 (7.62%) Wireless
7 7 (6.67%) DNS
7 7 (6.67%) Extranet
7 7 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 7 (6.67%) NAS
7 7 (6.67%) SAN
8 5 (4.76%) Firewall
9 4 (3.81%) SSL
10 3 (2.86%) DHCP
10 3 (2.86%) LDAP
11 2 (1.90%) DMZ
11 2 (1.90%) FTP
11 2 (1.90%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) MySQL
3 5 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.81%) DB2
4 4 (3.81%) Hazelcast
4 4 (3.81%) Infinispan
4 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.90%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.71%) Subversion
3 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.90%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.90%) Maven
4 2 (1.90%) Selenium
4 2 (1.90%) Toad
5 1 (0.95%) Ant
5 1 (0.95%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) JIRA
5 1 (0.95%) Moq
5 1 (0.95%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.95%) NUnit
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.95%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (20.95%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Billing
3 10 (9.52%) Banking
4 9 (8.57%) Retail
5 8 (7.62%) Law
6 2 (1.90%) Publishing
7 1 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.95%) Back Office
7 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) Marketing
7 1 (0.95%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (17.14%) Architect
2 15 (14.29%) Developer
3 12 (11.43%) .NET Developer
3 12 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 10 (9.52%) Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (8.57%) Technical Architect
6 7 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 7 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.71%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (4.76%) Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.81%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.52%) .NET
2 14 (13.33%) LAMP
3 13 (12.38%) HTML
4 12 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET
5 11 (10.48%) Web Services
6 9 (8.57%) Java EE
7 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (7.62%) HTML5
8 7 (6.67%) CSS
9 6 (5.71%) jQuery
9 6 (5.71%) libvirt
9 6 (5.71%) Spring
10 5 (4.76%) Ajax
10 5 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.76%) LINQ
10 5 (4.76%) XML
11 4 (3.81%) JPA
11 4 (3.81%) JSP
11 4 (3.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.43%) Blackberry
3 11 (10.48%) Private Cloud
4 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.71%) EPoS
4 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.76%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.76%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.90%) DataPower
7 2 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.90%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.95%) AS400
8 1 (0.95%) Clustering
8 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.95%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.76%) Windows
2 26 (24.76%) Linux
3 19 (18.10%) Windows 7
4 12 (11.43%) Unix
4 12 (11.43%) Windows Server
5 10 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.81%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.86%) Solaris
10 2 (1.90%) Android
10 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.95%) SUSE
11 1 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.95%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.95%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.14%) ITIL
3 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
4 14 (13.33%) DevOps
5 13 (12.38%) OO
6 12 (11.43%) Change Management
6 12 (11.43%) Kernel Tuning
6 12 (11.43%) Load Balancing
6 12 (11.43%) PRINCE2
7 11 (10.48%) Migration
7 11 (10.48%) Validation
8 10 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 10 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 9 (8.57%) MVC
9 9 (8.57%) Time Management
9 9 (8.57%) Workflow
10 8 (7.62%) Document Management
10 8 (7.62%) Scrum
10 8 (7.62%) SDLC
11 7 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.86%) Java
2 20 (19.05%) Python
3 18 (17.14%) SQL
4 13 (12.38%) Bash Shell
5 10 (9.52%) C#
6 9 (8.57%) C
7 8 (7.62%) Perl
8 6 (5.71%) C++
8 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.86%) Go
10 3 (2.86%) PHP
10 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.86%) VB
11 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.90%) Ruby
11 2 (1.90%) VB6
12 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) MCDST
2 9 (8.57%) MCSE
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.62%) A+ Certification
3 8 (7.62%) ACDT
3 8 (7.62%) ACHDS
3 8 (7.62%) ACTC
3 8 (7.62%) MCP
3 8 (7.62%) MCSA
3 8 (7.62%) MCSM
3 8 (7.62%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (6.67%) CCNA
4 7 (6.67%) CCNP
4 7 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.67%) RHCA
4 7 (6.67%) RHCE
4 7 (6.67%) RHCSA
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (16.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.43%) iptables
3 9 (8.57%) NFS
3 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.62%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (5.71%) KVM
5 6 (5.71%) XenServer
6 4 (3.81%) Terminal Server
7 3 (2.86%) Docker
8 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.95%) Ceph
9 1 (0.95%) Squid
9 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) HAProxy
2 11 (10.48%) Puppet
3 8 (7.62%) SCCM
4 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.95%) Ansible
5 1 (0.95%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.95%) QRadar
Vendors
1 23 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.05%) Oracle
3 11 (10.48%) VMware
4 9 (8.57%) Apple
5 8 (7.62%) Citrix
6 7 (6.67%) Lotus
7 6 (5.71%) Sybase
8 5 (4.76%) Cisco
8 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.81%) IBM
9 4 (3.81%) LANDesk
10 3 (2.86%) Google
10 3 (2.86%) Juniper
11 2 (1.90%) Adobe
11 2 (1.90%) Avaloq
11 2 (1.90%) Facebook
11 2 (1.90%) FNZ
11 2 (1.90%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.90%) HP
11 2 (1.90%) Twitter
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £350 to £400 p/day
Posted: 23 days ago