The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank - - 84
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £15.68 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+46.73% -34.68%
Client/Server
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
606 489 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.86% 29.69% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 251 179
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 31
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -23.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £9.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.50 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Client/Server across the Manchester region.

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server across the Manchester region.

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Client/Server
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) GNVQ
3 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) VB
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) GNVQ
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
1 1 (16.67%) HND
1 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft