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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 391 348 322
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -26
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 32 87 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 1.02% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 61 68
Median daily rate £431 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £312 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £27.78 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.60% +11.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+22.66% -27.88%
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
7837 8499 8913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.70% 36.37% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5577 5914 6115
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 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 148 161
Median hourly rate £20.26 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £52.17 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

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 June 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 June 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 +10 2 £510 +13.33% 4
Canary Wharf +6 1 £500 -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 42 (43.30%) Windows
2 30 (30.93%) .NET
3 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
5 23 (23.71%) HTML
5 23 (23.71%) Finance
6 22 (22.68%) Linux
7 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
8 18 (18.56%) ITIL
8 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (17.53%) SQL
9 17 (17.53%) MS Office
9 17 (17.53%) Internet
10 16 (16.49%) Oracle
10 16 (16.49%) C#
11 15 (15.46%) Java
11 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
11 15 (15.46%) CSS
11 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
12 14 (14.43%) Python
12 14 (14.43%) Windows Server
12 14 (14.43%) Business Analysis
12 14 (14.43%) Windows 7
13 13 (13.40%) HTML5
13 13 (13.40%) MVC
13 13 (13.40%) MS Excel
14 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
14 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (11.34%) DevOps
15 11 (11.34%) Windows 8

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 8 (8.25%) IIS
2 6 (6.19%) Apache
2 6 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.19%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.15%) JBoss
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (5.15%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.12%) GemFire
4 4 (4.12%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.06%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.03%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.03%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.03%) SAS
6 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (17.53%) MS Office
2 13 (13.40%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.09%) MS Project
4 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.06%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.03%) InDesign
5 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Sonata
2 1 (1.03%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (6.19%) PaaS
4 4 (4.12%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.09%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (3.09%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (3.09%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.09%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (3.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (3.09%) Route 53
6 2 (2.06%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.06%) IaaS
6 2 (2.06%) Office 365
7 1 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) GitHub
7 1 (1.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.53%) Internet
2 11 (11.34%) HTTP
3 10 (10.31%) SAN
4 9 (9.28%) Intranet
4 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.19%) DNS
5 6 (6.19%) iSCSI
5 6 (6.19%) NAS
6 5 (5.15%) FTP
6 5 (5.15%) IPsec
6 5 (5.15%) SSH
7 4 (4.12%) Extranet
7 4 (4.12%) Firewall
7 4 (4.12%) LDAP
8 3 (3.09%) DHCP
8 3 (3.09%) SMTP
8 3 (3.09%) SSL
8 3 (3.09%) Wireless
9 2 (2.06%) Kerberos
9 2 (2.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.12%) DB2
4 4 (4.12%) Hazelcast
4 4 (4.12%) Infinispan
4 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.09%) OLAP
5 3 (3.09%) OLTP
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.09%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.06%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.03%) Big Data
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Subversion
2 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.06%) Maven
4 1 (1.03%) Ant
4 1 (1.03%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.03%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.03%) Grunt
4 1 (1.03%) gulp
4 1 (1.03%) Moq
4 1 (1.03%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.03%) NUnit
4 1 (1.03%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 23 (23.71%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Billing
2 7 (7.22%) Law
3 5 (5.15%) Legal
4 4 (4.12%) Back Office
4 4 (4.12%) Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Marketing
5 3 (3.09%) Retail
6 2 (2.06%) Front Office
6 2 (2.06%) Games
7 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (21.65%) Developer
2 20 (20.62%) Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) .NET Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Architect
5 10 (10.31%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Consultant
7 7 (7.22%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Technical Architect
8 6 (6.19%) Business Consultant
8 6 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.19%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Wrap Business Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) IT Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Service Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.93%) .NET
2 23 (23.71%) HTML
3 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
3 15 (15.46%) CSS
4 13 (13.40%) HTML5
5 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (11.34%) AngularJS
6 11 (11.34%) Web Services
7 9 (9.28%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (8.25%) Java EE
8 8 (8.25%) jQuery
8 8 (8.25%) LINQ
8 8 (8.25%) Middleware
9 7 (7.22%) Ajax
9 7 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (7.22%) XML
10 6 (6.19%) LAMP
10 6 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (5.15%) Spring
12 4 (4.12%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.15%) Fat Client
4 5 (5.15%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.15%) Thin Client
4 5 (5.15%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.12%) Cryptography
5 4 (4.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.12%) Replication
6 3 (3.09%) CESG
6 3 (3.09%) DataPower
7 2 (2.06%) Animation
7 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.06%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.06%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.06%) User Experience
8 1 (1.03%) AS400
8 1 (1.03%) Clustering
8 1 (1.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 42 (43.30%) Windows
2 22 (22.68%) Linux
3 14 (14.43%) Windows 7
3 14 (14.43%) Windows Server
4 11 (11.34%) Windows 8
5 9 (9.28%) Unix
6 6 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.12%) Windows 2000
8 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.09%) Solaris
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.06%) Android
11 1 (1.03%) AIX
11 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.03%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.03%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.56%) ITIL
3 14 (14.43%) Business Analysis
4 13 (13.40%) MVC
5 11 (11.34%) DevOps
5 11 (11.34%) PRINCE2
6 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.31%) Project Management
6 10 (10.31%) Unit Testing
7 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.28%) Service Delivery
7 9 (9.28%) Service Management
8 8 (8.25%) Document Management
8 8 (8.25%) Migration
9 7 (7.22%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (7.22%) TDD
10 6 (6.19%) Practice Management
10 6 (6.19%) Scrum
10 6 (6.19%) Validation
10 6 (6.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.53%) SQL
2 16 (16.49%) C#
3 15 (15.46%) Java
4 14 (14.43%) Python
5 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.22%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.22%) Perl
7 5 (5.15%) C
7 5 (5.15%) C++
7 5 (5.15%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.06%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.03%) PHP
9 1 (1.03%) R
9 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.19%) CCNA
2 6 (6.19%) CCNP
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.19%) RHCA
2 6 (6.19%) RHCE
2 6 (6.19%) RHCSA
2 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) Degree
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.09%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (3.09%) CISSP
5 3 (3.09%) CITP
5 3 (3.09%) MCDST
5 3 (3.09%) MCP
5 3 (3.09%) MCSE
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (2.06%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.06%) MCSA
6 2 (2.06%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.03%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (15.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.22%) NFS
3 6 (6.19%) iptables
4 4 (4.12%) Ceph
4 4 (4.12%) Terminal Server
4 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.09%) Docker
5 3 (3.09%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.06%) KVM
6 2 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.06%) XenServer
7 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) HAProxy
2 5 (5.15%) SCCM
3 2 (2.06%) Ansible
3 2 (2.06%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.06%) Puppet
4 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.03%) Foglight
4 1 (1.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.03%) QRadar
4 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.49%) Oracle
3 9 (9.28%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.28%) Sybase
4 6 (6.19%) Avaloq
4 6 (6.19%) FNZ
4 6 (6.19%) VMware
5 5 (5.15%) Citrix
5 5 (5.15%) IBM
6 4 (4.12%) Apple
6 4 (4.12%) LANDesk
7 3 (3.09%) SAP
8 2 (2.06%) CA
8 2 (2.06%) Facebook
8 2 (2.06%) Fujitsu
8 2 (2.06%) Google
8 2 (2.06%) Lotus
8 2 (2.06%) Twitter
9 1 (1.03%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.03%) Splunk
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £475 to £500 p/day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £160 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago