The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 126 106
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 6 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.23% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 0.80% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £275 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.38 £29.00 £20.97
% change year-on-year
-64.22% +38.29%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
548 751 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 31.30% 29.00% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 380 383
Median daily rate £364 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £212 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 21
Median hourly rate £52.00 £39.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +147.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.57 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.88 £29.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 2 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Client/Server
UK

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 10 (62.50%) CSS
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) jQuery
2 9 (56.25%) Content Management
3 7 (43.75%) Web Development
4 6 (37.50%) Google
4 6 (37.50%) Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
5 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
5 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) Maven
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Alterian
5 5 (31.25%) Subversion
5 5 (31.25%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) Ant
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Adobe
5 5 (31.25%) Internet
5 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
5 5 (31.25%) JSP
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Linux

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (31.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) G Suite
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) Looker
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Ant
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
General
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Production Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Web Production Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Website Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Cognos BI Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) CSS
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) CSS3
2 5 (31.25%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) JSP
2 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Content Management
2 7 (43.75%) Web Development
3 6 (37.50%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Prototyping
7 1 (6.25%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
1 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
2 1 (6.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Google
2 5 (31.25%) Adobe
2 5 (31.25%) Alterian
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) OpenText
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Tableau