The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
England / North West
Rank 125 147 135
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 11 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 0.58% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Median daily rate £475 £175 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £175 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £175 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.38 £29.00 £20.97
% change year-on-year
-64.22% +38.29%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
788 1214 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.95% 32.08% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 701 521
Median daily rate £388 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 61 40
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Client/Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Cheshire +30 5 £475 +171.42% 1
Manchester +10 4 £550 -
Merseyside - 2 £308 - 1
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 13 (65.00%) Java
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) SOAP
3 8 (40.00%) XML
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) DB2
3 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (35.00%) J2EE
4 7 (35.00%) EJB
5 6 (30.00%) OO
5 6 (30.00%) Python
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) XML Messaging
5 6 (30.00%) JSON
6 5 (25.00%) JIRA
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (25.00%) Hudson
6 5 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (25.00%) REST
6 5 (25.00%) Bitbucket
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) MySQL
6 5 (25.00%) Sybase
6 5 (25.00%) Unix
7 4 (20.00%) JSP

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) DB2
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (5.00%) JasperReports
4 1 (5.00%) MS Access
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (25.00%) Hudson
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Mockito
4 2 (10.00%) MyEclipse
5 1 (5.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Python Developer
4 4 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Delphi Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Author
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) PowerBuilder Developer
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Author
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) SOAP
2 8 (40.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) EJB
3 7 (35.00%) J2EE
4 6 (30.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) XML Messaging
5 5 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
5 5 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (20.00%) JSP
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) JPA
8 2 (10.00%) Apache Felix
8 2 (10.00%) Apache Sling
8 2 (10.00%) Dojo
8 2 (10.00%) JSF
8 2 (10.00%) JSR 170
8 2 (10.00%) OSGi
8 2 (10.00%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) OO
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Scala
4 2 (10.00%) Delphi
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Sybase
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Perforce
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
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