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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 50 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 5 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 1.66% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.30% 5.40% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 1
Median daily rate £450 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+61.53% -10.34%
Client/Server
Berkshire

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
217 315 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.74% 30.70% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 212 138
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -7.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £11.33 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £157.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) ISACA
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) SANS
1 2 (40.00%) Security Auditing
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App

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 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) Flash
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Security Auditing
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISACA
1 2 (40.00%) SANS
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Alterian
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware