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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 113 128 112
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 8 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.21% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.63% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £293 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +83.33%
Client/Server
UK

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
703 956 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.67% 33.34% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 492 402
Median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 18
Median hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.10 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Aberdeen - 4 £293 -
North Lanarkshire +10 2 - -
Stirling - 1 £275 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £445 -
Client/Server
UK

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Google
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Content Management
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (26.67%) Google Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) Marketing
6 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (26.67%) Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 4 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) CMS
6 4 (26.67%) OpenText
6 4 (26.67%) Web Design
7 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec

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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) G Suite
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) Fiddler
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) French Language
3 2 (13.33%) German Language
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Web Manager
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Production Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Web Production Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) CMDB
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) AIX
6 2 (13.33%) HPUX
6 2 (13.33%) Solaris
6 2 (13.33%) Unix
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Content Management
1 5 (33.33%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Analytics
2 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (26.67%) Web Design
3 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Escalation Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Software Distribution
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) OVPA
3 2 (13.33%) WSUS
4 1 (6.67%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
4 1 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Google
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) OpenText
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe
5 1 (6.67%) Alterian
5 1 (6.67%) AppSense
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Lumension