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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 335 328 332
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 79 100 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 1.10% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 60 72
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £309 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Average hourly rate £27.78 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year
- -72.64%
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
8426 9055 9873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.25% 37.38% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5822 6022 6727
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 186 201
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.85 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 18 £416 +12.50% 6
Croydon - 3 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Client/Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Client/Server.

1 67 (36.02%) SQL
2 66 (35.48%) Windows
3 64 (34.41%) Finance
4 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (29.57%) .NET
6 53 (28.49%) Microsoft
7 51 (27.42%) XML
8 50 (26.88%) SQL Server
9 42 (22.58%) Web Services
10 39 (20.97%) Java
11 37 (19.89%) HTML
12 35 (18.82%) Linux
13 32 (17.20%) JavaScript
14 30 (16.13%) C#
15 29 (15.59%) OO
16 27 (14.52%) ITIL
17 26 (13.98%) IIS
17 26 (13.98%) Active Directory
17 26 (13.98%) Multithreading
17 26 (13.98%) SDLC
18 25 (13.44%) Project Management
18 25 (13.44%) Oracle
19 24 (12.90%) Internet
19 24 (12.90%) WebSphere
20 22 (11.83%) QA
20 22 (11.83%) UNIX
20 22 (11.83%) SOA
20 22 (11.83%) REST
21 21 (11.29%) MS Excel
21 21 (11.29%) Banking

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Client/Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Client/Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (13.98%) IIS
2 24 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.84%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.76%) JBoss
4 7 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.76%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.61%) Documentum
6 3 (1.61%) Apache
6 3 (1.61%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (1.08%) CMS
7 2 (1.08%) Confluence
7 2 (1.08%) Lync
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.54%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.54%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 21 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.99%) MS Office
3 8 (4.30%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.30%) PaaS
2 7 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.76%) SaaS
3 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.90%) Internet
2 20 (10.75%) SSL
3 17 (9.14%) HTTP
4 14 (7.53%) SMTP
4 14 (7.53%) VPN
5 13 (6.99%) DNS
5 13 (6.99%) LAN
5 13 (6.99%) Firewall
6 12 (6.45%) WAN
6 12 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 12 (6.45%) SAN
7 9 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (4.30%) VLAN
8 8 (4.30%) NetScaler
8 8 (4.30%) MPLS
8 8 (4.30%) Network Security
8 8 (4.30%) SNMP
9 4 (2.15%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (1.61%) Wireshark
10 3 (1.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.53%) Oracle Database
4 12 (6.45%) Sybase ASE
5 11 (5.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (5.38%) MySQL
6 10 (5.38%) Big Data
7 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.69%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.15%) OLTP
11 3 (1.61%) SQLite
11 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.61%) SQLPlus
11 3 (1.61%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 3 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (1.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (9.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.53%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.84%) FitNesse
3 9 (4.84%) Cucumber
4 7 (3.76%) SpecFlow
5 6 (3.23%) JIRA
6 4 (2.15%) Selenium
6 4 (2.15%) VisualAge
6 4 (2.15%) Maven
6 4 (2.15%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 4 (2.15%) Rational Rose
7 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.61%) Toad
7 3 (1.61%) Lombardi
7 3 (1.61%) Ant
7 3 (1.61%) Subversion
7 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.61%) Mocha
7 3 (1.61%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (34.41%) Finance
2 21 (11.29%) Banking
3 9 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.30%) Retail
4 8 (4.30%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.76%) Games
6 6 (3.23%) Back Office
6 6 (3.23%) Billing
7 5 (2.69%) Publishing
7 5 (2.69%) Front Office
8 4 (2.15%) Law
8 4 (2.15%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.61%) Marketing
9 3 (1.61%) French Language
9 3 (1.61%) Legal
9 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.54%) Advertising
10 1 (0.54%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (34.41%) Developer
2 30 (16.13%) Architect
3 26 (13.98%) Analyst
4 13 (6.99%) Administrator
5 12 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (6.45%) Applications Developer
6 11 (5.91%) Applications Support
6 11 (5.91%) Consultant
6 11 (5.91%) .NET Developer
7 10 (5.38%) DBA
7 10 (5.38%) Technical Architect
8 9 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.84%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.30%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (3.76%) QA Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) Senior QA Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) C++ Developer
10 7 (3.76%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (29.57%) .NET
2 51 (27.42%) XML
3 42 (22.58%) Web Services
4 37 (19.89%) HTML
5 22 (11.83%) REST
6 17 (9.14%) SOAP
7 16 (8.60%) CSS
7 16 (8.60%) ASP.NET
7 16 (8.60%) J2EE
8 15 (8.06%) XML-RPC
9 14 (7.53%) HTML5
10 13 (6.99%) WinForms
11 12 (6.45%) .NET Framework
11 12 (6.45%) Spring
12 11 (5.91%) Java RMI
12 11 (5.91%) WCF
13 10 (5.38%) jQuery
14 8 (4.30%) WPF
14 8 (4.30%) ActiveMQ
14 8 (4.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.14%) Clustering
3 12 (6.45%) Replication
4 10 (5.38%) User Experience
5 9 (4.84%) N-Tier
6 8 (4.30%) PKI
6 8 (4.30%) Derivative
6 8 (4.30%) Public Cloud
6 8 (4.30%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.23%) Fixed Income
7 6 (3.23%) Equities
8 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.15%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.15%) Social Media
10 3 (1.61%) iPad
10 3 (1.61%) iPhone
10 3 (1.61%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.61%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (35.48%) Windows
2 35 (18.82%) Linux
3 22 (11.83%) UNIX
4 15 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (5.91%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.23%) Solaris
8 5 (2.69%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.61%) Android
11 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.54%) AIX
12 1 (0.54%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.54%) CentOS
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (15.59%) OO
3 27 (14.52%) ITIL
4 26 (13.98%) Multithreading
4 26 (13.98%) SDLC
5 25 (13.44%) Project Management
6 22 (11.83%) SOA
7 17 (9.14%) Change Management
7 17 (9.14%) TDD
8 16 (8.60%) Process Management
8 16 (8.60%) E-Commerce
8 16 (8.60%) Test Automation
9 15 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (8.06%) Business Analysis
10 14 (7.53%) BDD
11 13 (6.99%) UML
11 13 (6.99%) OOD
11 13 (6.99%) Service Management
11 13 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (6.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (36.02%) SQL
2 39 (20.97%) Java
3 32 (17.20%) JavaScript
4 30 (16.13%) C#
5 16 (8.60%) Shell Script
6 13 (6.99%) VB.NET
7 12 (6.45%) VB
8 9 (4.84%) C++
9 8 (4.30%) Perl
10 7 (3.76%) PHP
10 7 (3.76%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.23%) Python
12 4 (2.15%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.15%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.15%) VBScript
13 3 (1.61%) VB6
13 3 (1.61%) Ruby
14 1 (0.54%) XPath
14 1 (0.54%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (5.38%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.23%) CCNP
5 5 (2.69%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 4 (2.15%) VCAP
6 4 (2.15%) CCNA
7 3 (1.61%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.08%) MCSE
8 2 (1.08%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.54%) MCP
9 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.83%) QA
2 10 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.30%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.15%) SLA
5 2 (1.08%) BS7799
5 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (13.98%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.60%) Hyper-V
3 15 (8.06%) vSphere
4 12 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (4.30%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (4.30%) vCloud
6 6 (3.23%) NFS
6 6 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.15%) XenServer
8 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.30%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (4.30%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.15%) SCCM
3 2 (1.08%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.08%) MOM
3 2 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.08%) DameWare
3 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.54%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.54%) SCSM
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.54%) SCOM
4 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.54%) WMI
4 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (28.49%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.44%) Oracle
3 20 (10.75%) IBM
4 18 (9.68%) Citrix
4 18 (9.68%) VMware
5 17 (9.14%) NetApp
5 17 (9.14%) Sybase
6 15 (8.06%) Dell
7 12 (6.45%) HP
8 11 (5.91%) Cisco
8 11 (5.91%) Red Hat
9 10 (5.38%) Juniper
9 10 (5.38%) CheckPoint
9 10 (5.38%) F5
10 9 (4.84%) Brocade
10 9 (4.84%) SAP
11 8 (4.30%) CommVault
12 6 (3.23%) EMC
12 6 (3.23%) Veritas
13 5 (2.69%) 3PAR
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £400 to £420 p/day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £375 to £425 p/day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Professionals in Law
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £675 to £700 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £350 to £400 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £300 to £350 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £350 to £400 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago