The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £367 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.68 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+46.73% -34.68%
Client/Server
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
79 139 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 30.04% 37.77% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 114 33
Average daily rate £375 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £535 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.80% -16.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ADSL
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) CTI
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) VSAT
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
1 3 (100.00%) MRTG
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) ADSL
1 3 (100.00%) CTI
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) MRTG
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) VSAT
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security