The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 57 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.29% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.89% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
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£315 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £325 £368
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.70 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-18.07% -41.00%
Client/Server
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
176 112 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.66% 25.81% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 55 48
Average daily rate £360 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £160 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 14
Average hourly rate £19.38 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £10.33 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £24.88 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Oxford - 1 - -
Wallingford - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Client/Server
South East

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Android Development
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Kinect
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) OAuth
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) RFID
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Android Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
1 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Kinect
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Zend
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks