The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 64 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 0.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.71% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.59% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £29.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% +81.25%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
221 296 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.13% 31.32% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 168 127
Median daily rate £419 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £24.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.52% -31.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.22 £15.00 £22.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
1 6 (60.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) SMTP
2 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Product Management
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) ISACA
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (20.00%) SANS
4 2 (20.00%) Security Auditing

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
1 5 (50.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (40.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Security Auditing
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISACA
1 2 (20.00%) SANS
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Alterian
2 1 (10.00%) VMware