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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank - 77 79
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.81% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.36% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate
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- £281 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -47.35%
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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
221 382 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.39% 34.20% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 209 79
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 17
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £37.15 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (33.33%) FastCGI
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Android Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Android Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (33.33%) FastCGI
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification