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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 354 362 347
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 72 64 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.76% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 38 54
Median daily rate £450 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £415 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £800 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.75 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 - £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 - £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-23.63% +89.65%
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
7714 8403 8731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.11% 37.12% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5351 5838 6186
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 149 203
Median hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -2 9 £500 +17.64% 5
Canary Wharf +3 3 £160 -71.68%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £365 - 13
Brentford - 2 £453 -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 57 (40.14%) Windows
2 46 (32.39%) Internet
3 39 (27.46%) Java
4 37 (26.06%) TCP/IP
5 36 (25.35%) Linux
6 32 (22.54%) Python
6 32 (22.54%) SQL
7 31 (21.83%) Active Directory
8 30 (21.13%) C
8 30 (21.13%) Windows 7
9 27 (19.01%) SQL Server
9 27 (19.01%) Finance
10 26 (18.31%) MS Office
11 25 (17.61%) Apache
12 24 (16.90%) Change Management
12 24 (16.90%) .NET
12 24 (16.90%) HTML
12 24 (16.90%) Git (software)
13 23 (16.20%) Degree
13 23 (16.20%) C++
13 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
14 22 (15.49%) Oracle
14 22 (15.49%) Unix
14 22 (15.49%) LAMP
15 21 (14.79%) Validation
15 21 (14.79%) MySQL
15 21 (14.79%) Ethernet
15 21 (14.79%) Blackberry
16 20 (14.08%) Perl
16 20 (14.08%) Apple iOS

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 25 (17.61%) Apache
2 15 (10.56%) OpenStack
3 9 (6.34%) IBM Notes
4 5 (3.52%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (2.11%) IIS
7 2 (1.41%) Confluence
7 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.70%) GemFire
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
8 1 (0.70%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (18.31%) MS Office
2 14 (9.86%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.63%) MS Project
4 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.82%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.38%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.93%) IaaS
2 7 (4.93%) PaaS
2 7 (4.93%) SaaS
3 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.82%) Office 365
5 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.41%) G Suite
6 2 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 46 (32.39%) Internet
2 37 (26.06%) TCP/IP
3 21 (14.79%) Ethernet
4 17 (11.97%) Wireless
5 16 (11.27%) VLAN
6 13 (9.15%) Intranet
7 11 (7.75%) HTTP
7 11 (7.75%) SSL
8 10 (7.04%) iSCSI
8 10 (7.04%) NAS
8 10 (7.04%) SAN
8 10 (7.04%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (6.34%) LAN
10 6 (4.23%) Extranet
11 4 (2.82%) DNS
12 3 (2.11%) Firewall
12 3 (2.11%) FTP
12 3 (2.11%) HTTPS
13 2 (1.41%) DVB
13 2 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.01%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.79%) MySQL
3 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.11%) SQLPlus
7 2 (1.41%) DB2
7 2 (1.41%) OLAP
7 2 (1.41%) OLTP
7 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.41%) QlikView
8 1 (0.70%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.70%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.70%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.75%) JIRA
2 11 (7.75%) Subversion
3 5 (3.52%) Selenium
4 4 (2.82%) HP UFT
5 3 (2.11%) Appium
5 3 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.11%) Toad
6 2 (1.41%) Ant
6 2 (1.41%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.41%) Maven
6 2 (1.41%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.70%) JUnit
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (19.01%) Finance
2 16 (11.27%) Retail
3 15 (10.56%) Banking
4 8 (5.63%) Billing
4 8 (5.63%) Law
5 6 (4.23%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.82%) Back Office
6 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.11%) Publishing
8 2 (1.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.70%) Front Office
9 1 (0.70%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.70%) Military
9 1 (0.70%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (18.31%) Analyst
2 25 (17.61%) Developer
3 14 (9.86%) Architect
3 14 (9.86%) Business Analyst
4 13 (9.15%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (9.15%) Desktop Support
5 10 (7.04%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.04%) Support Engineer
6 9 (6.34%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.63%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) IT Manager
8 7 (4.93%) Consultant
8 7 (4.93%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.23%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (3.52%) Business Consultant
10 5 (3.52%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.90%) .NET
1 24 (16.90%) HTML
2 22 (15.49%) LAMP
3 15 (10.56%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (7.75%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.04%) CGI
5 10 (7.04%) libvirt
5 10 (7.04%) XML
6 8 (5.63%) Embperl
6 8 (5.63%) FastCGI
6 8 (5.63%) HTML5
7 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.23%) JSP
9 5 (3.52%) CSS
9 5 (3.52%) SOAP
9 5 (3.52%) Web Services
9 5 (3.52%) XML Messaging
10 4 (2.82%) J2EE
10 4 (2.82%) Memcached
10 4 (2.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.79%) Blackberry
2 17 (11.97%) Data Centre
3 16 (11.27%) Management Information System
4 15 (10.56%) Private Cloud
5 13 (9.15%) Computer Science
6 11 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.93%) Mobile App
8 6 (4.23%) EPoS
9 5 (3.52%) Fat Client
9 5 (3.52%) Fintech
9 5 (3.52%) Thin Client
10 3 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.41%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (1.41%) Online Banking
11 2 (1.41%) Wiki
12 1 (0.70%) Digital TV
12 1 (0.70%) NHS
12 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 57 (40.14%) Windows
2 36 (25.35%) Linux
3 30 (21.13%) Windows 7
4 22 (15.49%) Unix
5 20 (14.08%) Apple iOS
6 12 (8.45%) Windows 8
7 11 (7.75%) Windows Server
8 10 (7.04%) MVS
9 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.23%) Solaris
10 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
10 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (3.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (2.82%) Android
12 4 (2.82%) SUSE
12 4 (2.82%) Windows 2000
12 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.90%) Change Management
2 21 (14.79%) Validation
3 19 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.68%) Configuration Management
4 18 (12.68%) ITIL
5 17 (11.97%) OO
5 17 (11.97%) SDLC
5 17 (11.97%) Time Management
6 16 (11.27%) Business Analysis
6 16 (11.27%) Identity Management
6 16 (11.27%) Kernel Tuning
6 16 (11.27%) Load Balancing
6 16 (11.27%) Unit Testing
7 13 (9.15%) DevOps
8 12 (8.45%) Open Source
8 12 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (7.04%) Migration
9 10 (7.04%) OOP
9 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2
9 10 (7.04%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (27.46%) Java
2 32 (22.54%) Python
2 32 (22.54%) SQL
3 30 (21.13%) C
4 23 (16.20%) C++
5 20 (14.08%) Perl
6 16 (11.27%) VB
7 15 (10.56%) Bash Shell
8 10 (7.04%) COBOL
8 10 (7.04%) Go
8 10 (7.04%) JCL
8 10 (7.04%) VC++
9 8 (5.63%) C#
9 8 (5.63%) JavaScript
10 7 (4.93%) VB.NET
11 6 (4.23%) PHP
11 6 (4.23%) Ruby
11 6 (4.23%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (16.20%) Degree
2 18 (12.68%) MCSE
2 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (11.97%) ACDT
3 17 (11.97%) ACHDS
3 17 (11.97%) ACTC
3 17 (11.97%) MCDST
3 17 (11.97%) MCP
3 17 (11.97%) MCSA
3 17 (11.97%) MCSM
3 17 (11.97%) Network+ Certification
4 10 (7.04%) A+ Certification
4 10 (7.04%) CCNA
4 10 (7.04%) CCNP
4 10 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (7.04%) RHCA
4 10 (7.04%) RHCE
4 10 (7.04%) RHCSA
4 10 (7.04%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.04%) QA
2 6 (4.23%) SLA
3 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 31 (21.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.97%) Virtual Servers
3 15 (10.56%) iptables
3 15 (10.56%) NFS
4 12 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (7.04%) KVM
5 10 (7.04%) XenServer
6 4 (2.82%) Squid
7 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.70%) Docker
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (10.56%) HAProxy
1 15 (10.56%) Puppet
2 7 (4.93%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.93%) SCCM
3 5 (3.52%) DameWare
4 1 (0.70%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.49%) Oracle
3 18 (12.68%) Citrix
4 17 (11.97%) Apple
5 15 (10.56%) VMware
6 13 (9.15%) HP
7 9 (6.34%) Lotus
8 6 (4.23%) Dell
9 5 (3.52%) Cisco
9 5 (3.52%) LANDesk
9 5 (3.52%) Wyse
10 4 (2.82%) Avaloq
10 4 (2.82%) FNZ
11 3 (2.11%) Adobe
11 3 (2.11%) Charles River
11 3 (2.11%) Juniper
11 3 (2.11%) Sybase
12 2 (1.41%) IBM
12 2 (1.41%) Perforce
12 2 (1.41%) Remedy
London
Client Server
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day TBC
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £475 p/day
Posted: 17 days ago