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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 74 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% - 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £363 - £255
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 - £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.97 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+38.29% +14.90%
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
262 207 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.93% 23.71% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 106 146
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 3
Average hourly rate £37.65 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.63% -48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Reading region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) HTTP
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) JMS
3 7 (41.18%) SSL
3 7 (41.18%) IBM
3 7 (41.18%) Middleware
3 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
3 7 (41.18%) DataPower
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
4 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
4 6 (35.29%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) SMTP
4 6 (35.29%) DNS
5 5 (29.41%) SaaS
6 4 (23.53%) REST
6 4 (23.53%) SSH
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (23.53%) FTP
6 4 (23.53%) CA
6 4 (23.53%) LDAP
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) SOAP
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) HTTP
2 7 (41.18%) SSL
3 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 6 (35.29%) SMTP
4 4 (23.53%) FTP
4 4 (23.53%) LDAP
4 4 (23.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) JMS
1 7 (41.18%) Middleware
2 6 (35.29%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (23.53%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) DataPower
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Clustering
3 3 (17.65%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) AIX
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Product Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) IBM Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) CA
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
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