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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 337 341 278
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -63
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 78 81 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.33% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.87% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 82
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £261 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £373
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £29.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 - £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 - £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.40 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-11.58% -37.52%
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
8394 9270 8235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.89% 37.41% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5984 6545 5677
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £268 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 158 216
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £21.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +0.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £49.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 +25 26 £340 -15.00% 7
Uxbridge - 1 £375 -
Harrow - 1 £400 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 3
Ruislip - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 71 (40.34%) SQL
2 66 (37.50%) Windows
3 59 (33.52%) Finance
4 56 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 45 (25.57%) Linux
6 37 (21.02%) Java
7 36 (20.45%) .NET
7 36 (20.45%) TCP/IP
8 35 (19.89%) HTML
8 35 (19.89%) SQL Server
9 34 (19.32%) MS Excel
10 32 (18.18%) C#
11 31 (17.61%) UNIX
11 31 (17.61%) Active Directory
12 30 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (14.20%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (14.20%) HP
14 24 (13.64%) Banking
15 23 (13.07%) OO
16 22 (12.50%) Oracle
16 22 (12.50%) Cisco
16 22 (12.50%) HTML5
17 21 (11.93%) Web Services
17 21 (11.93%) XML
17 21 (11.93%) Migration
18 20 (11.36%) MS Office
18 20 (11.36%) JavaScript
18 20 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (11.36%) Incident Management
19 19 (10.80%) IBM

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 14 (7.95%) IIS
2 9 (5.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.41%) CMS
3 6 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.84%) WordPress
4 5 (2.84%) Apache
5 4 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.70%) Confluence
6 3 (1.70%) Moodle
6 3 (1.70%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.14%) CICS
7 2 (1.14%) JBoss
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.57%) Quickr
8 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (19.32%) MS Excel
2 20 (11.36%) MS Office
3 6 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.57%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) GitHub
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (20.45%) TCP/IP
2 18 (10.23%) VPN
2 18 (10.23%) DNS
3 14 (7.95%) Firewall
4 13 (7.39%) Internet
5 10 (5.68%) LDAP
5 10 (5.68%) HTTP
5 10 (5.68%) VoIP
5 10 (5.68%) VLAN
6 9 (5.11%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (5.11%) SSL
6 9 (5.11%) LAN
6 9 (5.11%) SNMP
7 8 (4.55%) iSCSI
7 8 (4.55%) FCoE
7 8 (4.55%) Multicast
8 6 (3.41%) WAN
9 5 (2.84%) DHCP
9 5 (2.84%) Intranet
9 5 (2.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.66%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.68%) RDBMS
4 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.98%) Big Data
5 6 (3.41%) MySQL
5 6 (3.41%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.27%) DB2
6 4 (2.27%) MarkLogic
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.14%) MS Access
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.14%) QlikView
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.57%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 20 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.55%) Selenium
3 7 (3.98%) JIRA
4 6 (3.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (2.84%) JUnit
6 4 (2.27%) Xcode
6 4 (2.27%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.27%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.27%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.70%) Cobertura
7 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.70%) Spock
7 3 (1.70%) Calabash
7 3 (1.70%) CodeNarc
7 3 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (1.70%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.70%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.70%) FitNesse
7 3 (1.70%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.70%) Introscope
General
1 59 (33.52%) Finance
2 24 (13.64%) Banking
3 14 (7.95%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.25%) Front Office
5 10 (5.68%) Financial Institution
6 8 (4.55%) Games
7 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.27%) Retail
8 3 (1.70%) French Language
8 3 (1.70%) Back Office
8 3 (1.70%) Legal
9 2 (1.14%) German Language
10 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Marketing
10 1 (0.57%) Billing
10 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.57%) Law
10 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.57%) Advertising
10 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (34.66%) Developer
2 42 (23.86%) Analyst
3 14 (7.95%) Support Analyst
3 14 (7.95%) Consultant
4 12 (6.82%) Test Analyst
4 12 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 11 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 11 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 10 (5.68%) Quality Manager
6 10 (5.68%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.11%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.55%) Service Analyst
9 7 (3.98%) Android Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (3.98%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Applications Support
9 7 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (2.84%) IT Support
10 5 (2.84%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (2.84%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.45%) .NET
2 35 (19.89%) HTML
3 22 (12.50%) HTML5
4 21 (11.93%) Web Services
4 21 (11.93%) XML
5 12 (6.82%) CSS
6 10 (5.68%) .NET Framework
6 10 (5.68%) RESTful
7 8 (4.55%) WPF
8 7 (3.98%) Android SDK
8 7 (3.98%) REST
8 7 (3.98%) WinForms
9 6 (3.41%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (3.41%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.84%) CSS3
10 5 (2.84%) JSON
10 5 (2.84%) Spring
10 5 (2.84%) SOAP
11 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.66%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.95%) User Experience
3 13 (7.39%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 10 (5.68%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.55%) Fixed Income
6 8 (4.55%) Hedge funds
7 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.98%) Animation
7 7 (3.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.84%) Online Games
8 5 (2.84%) Streaming Media
9 4 (2.27%) NHS
9 4 (2.27%) Thin Client
9 4 (2.27%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.27%) Equities
9 4 (2.27%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.27%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.27%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 66 (37.50%) Windows
2 45 (25.57%) Linux
3 31 (17.61%) UNIX
4 17 (9.66%) Windows 7
5 16 (9.09%) Android
6 12 (6.82%) Windows XP
6 12 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.41%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.41%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.27%) Solaris
8 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.70%) CentOS
10 2 (1.14%) Debian
10 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.57%) webOS
11 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.57%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.20%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (13.07%) OO
4 21 (11.93%) Migration
5 20 (11.36%) Incident Management
6 18 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (10.23%) Performance Testing
7 16 (9.09%) ITIL
8 14 (7.95%) Service Management
9 12 (6.82%) SOA
9 12 (6.82%) TDD
10 11 (6.25%) Multithreading
10 11 (6.25%) Web Development
10 11 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 10 (5.68%) Test Scripting
12 9 (5.11%) ITSM
13 8 (4.55%) Change Management
13 8 (4.55%) MVC
13 8 (4.55%) OOP
13 8 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 71 (40.34%) SQL
2 37 (21.02%) Java
3 32 (18.18%) C#
4 20 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 17 (9.66%) C++
6 12 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 12 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.68%) PHP
7 10 (5.68%) VB
8 9 (5.11%) C
9 8 (4.55%) Perl
9 8 (4.55%) VBA
10 7 (3.98%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.41%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.27%) Python
13 3 (1.70%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.70%) COBOL
13 3 (1.70%) VBScript
13 3 (1.70%) ActionScript
14 2 (1.14%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (9.66%) Degree
2 10 (5.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.84%) MCSE
5 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.70%) RHCE
6 3 (1.70%) ISEB
7 2 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.14%) MCP
7 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) CCAA
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.57%) CCA
8 1 (0.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.39%) QA
2 7 (3.98%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (17.61%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.68%) vSphere
4 9 (5.11%) vCloud
5 8 (4.55%) NFS
6 4 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.27%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.27%) MetaFrame
7 2 (1.14%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.14%) XenApp
7 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.57%) XenServer
8 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.57%) NDS
8 1 (0.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) WSUS
1 8 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (3.98%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.84%) SCCM
4 4 (2.27%) DameWare
4 4 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.14%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 56 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.20%) HP
3 22 (12.50%) Oracle
3 22 (12.50%) Cisco
4 19 (10.80%) IBM
4 19 (10.80%) Citrix
5 15 (8.52%) VMware
6 14 (7.95%) Dell
7 12 (6.82%) EMC
8 9 (5.11%) F5
9 8 (4.55%) Websense
10 7 (3.98%) Veritas
10 7 (3.98%) Perforce
11 6 (3.41%) Reuters
11 6 (3.41%) Bloomberg
11 6 (3.41%) Symantec
11 6 (3.41%) Sybase
12 5 (2.84%) GigaSpaces
13 4 (2.27%) Wyse
13 4 (2.27%) Lotus
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £350 to £400 p/day
Posted: Just now
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £300 to £350 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £500 to £550 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £350 to £400 p/day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £400 to £500 p/day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago