The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
England / South East
Rank 210 237 217
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 28 15 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.18% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 0.57% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 25
Median daily rate £403 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.80% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £239 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.59% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +161.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £29.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% +81.25%

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2169 2627 2824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.88% 31.66% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1519 1508
Median daily rate £400 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 164 170
Median hourly rate £19.31 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.35% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £58.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Client/Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Hampshire +20 12 £330 -25.00% 1
Berkshire +19 6 £450 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire +2 5 £475 +52.00% 2
Surrey +16 4 £403 - 6
Oxfordshire -6 1 - - 3
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 38 (69.09%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
3 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 23 (41.82%) SC Cleared
5 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (32.73%) Scrum
6 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
7 17 (30.91%) Internet
8 16 (29.09%) SMTP
9 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
9 14 (25.45%) XML
10 12 (21.82%) Oracle
10 12 (21.82%) Project Management
10 12 (21.82%) Patch Management
11 11 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
11 11 (20.00%) Information Assurance
11 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (20.00%) Citrix
11 11 (20.00%) CISSP
11 11 (20.00%) Unix
11 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 11 (20.00%) SQL
11 11 (20.00%) IPsec
11 11 (20.00%) CESG
11 11 (20.00%) Cryptography
12 10 (18.18%) Windows Vista
12 10 (18.18%) Java
12 10 (18.18%) C++
13 9 (16.36%) Linux

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) Internet
2 16 (29.09%) SMTP
3 11 (20.00%) IPsec
4 7 (12.73%) Extranet
4 7 (12.73%) FTP
4 7 (12.73%) Intranet
4 7 (12.73%) SSH
5 6 (10.91%) HTTP
6 5 (9.09%) DNS
6 5 (9.09%) LAN
7 3 (5.45%) Wireless
8 2 (3.64%) Firewall
8 2 (3.64%) IPv4
8 2 (3.64%) Network Security
9 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Eclipse
1 7 (12.73%) JIRA
2 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.27%) LoadRunner
5 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 3 (5.45%) Subversion
6 2 (3.64%) Ant
6 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.64%) Maven
7 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.82%) JMeter
7 1 (1.82%) MSI
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Developer
2 7 (12.73%) Implementation Manager
2 7 (12.73%) Implementation Project Manager
2 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
2 7 (12.73%) Project Implementation Manager
2 7 (12.73%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.73%) Security Advisor
3 6 (10.91%) C++ Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Information Assurance Leader
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) XML
2 9 (16.36%) XML Messaging
3 7 (12.73%) .NET
4 6 (10.91%) MFC
5 5 (9.09%) WCF
6 4 (7.27%) HTML
6 4 (7.27%) SOAP
6 4 (7.27%) Web Services
7 3 (5.45%) ATL
7 3 (5.45%) Qt
7 3 (5.45%) STL
8 2 (3.64%) CSS
8 2 (3.64%) CSS3
8 2 (3.64%) HTML5
8 2 (3.64%) Java EE
8 2 (3.64%) jQuery
8 2 (3.64%) JSP
9 1 (1.82%) Cocoa
9 1 (1.82%) Core Data
9 1 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) CESG
1 11 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 7 (12.73%) User Experience
3 6 (10.91%) Public Cloud
3 6 (10.91%) Replication
4 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.27%) Data Structures
6 3 (5.45%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.82%) Clustering
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.82%) iPad
7 1 (1.82%) iPhone
7 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (69.09%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Unix
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Vista
4 9 (16.36%) Linux
5 8 (14.55%) Apple iOS
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) Scrum
3 12 (21.82%) Patch Management
3 12 (21.82%) Project Management
4 11 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 8 (14.55%) Migration
5 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
5 8 (14.55%) Validation
6 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.73%) Fuzz Testing
6 7 (12.73%) OWASP
6 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
6 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
6 7 (12.73%) Service Management
7 6 (10.91%) Code Coverage
7 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (10.91%) ISMS
7 6 (10.91%) MVC
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) C++
2 10 (18.18%) Java
3 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
4 7 (12.73%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) VBScript
6 3 (5.45%) C
7 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.82%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 23 (41.82%) SC Cleared
3 11 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 11 (20.00%) CISSP
4 8 (14.55%) Degree
5 5 (9.09%) CEH
6 4 (7.27%) ISTQB
6 4 (7.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.64%) ISACA
8 2 (3.64%) MCITP
8 2 (3.64%) MCSA
8 2 (3.64%) SANS
9 1 (1.82%) CISM
9 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) RMADS
2 4 (7.27%) QA
3 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.82%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.73%) Sendmail
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
2 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.64%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.64%) SCSM
4 1 (1.82%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.82%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.82%) Oracle
3 11 (20.00%) Citrix
4 7 (12.73%) VMware
5 6 (10.91%) HP
6 5 (9.09%) Telerik
7 3 (5.45%) IBM
8 2 (3.64%) Adobe
8 2 (3.64%) Alterian
8 2 (3.64%) F5
9 1 (1.82%) Apple
9 1 (1.82%) NetApp
9 1 (1.82%) Sophos
9 1 (1.82%) Symantec
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