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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
England / South East
Rank 212 230 217
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 31 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.26% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 23
Median daily rate £401 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £524 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.38 £32.25 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-67.82% +2.57%

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
2307 2545 2716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.93% 29.35% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1350 1519 1412
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 150 170
Median hourly rate £17.00 £43.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.46% +132.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.52 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £60.00 £45.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 27 February 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 27 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
Hampshire +15 9 £348 -10.89% 4
Kent - 9 £388 - 1
Buckinghamshire -7 6 £474 +51.60% 3
Surrey +4 4 £403 -10.05% 5
Berkshire +6 2 £410 -13.68% 2
West Sussex - 1 - - 2
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 30 (49.18%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
3 23 (37.70%) Security Cleared
4 22 (36.07%) SQL
5 21 (34.43%) SC Cleared
6 18 (29.51%) C#
7 17 (27.87%) .NET
7 17 (27.87%) Oracle
8 16 (26.23%) XML
8 16 (26.23%) MVC
9 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
9 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (24.59%) WCF
10 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
11 12 (19.67%) Linux
11 12 (19.67%) Java
11 12 (19.67%) Unix
11 12 (19.67%) Scrum
12 11 (18.03%) XML Messaging
12 11 (18.03%) SMTP
12 11 (18.03%) C++
12 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (18.03%) Prototyping
13 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
13 10 (16.39%) Internet
14 9 (14.75%) NUnit
14 9 (14.75%) WinForms
14 9 (14.75%) VB.NET

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 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) SMTP
2 10 (16.39%) Internet
3 7 (11.48%) DNS
4 6 (9.84%) Firewall
4 6 (9.84%) IPsec
4 6 (9.84%) LAN
5 5 (8.20%) HTTP
6 4 (6.56%) FTP
6 4 (6.56%) SSH
7 2 (3.28%) Extranet
7 2 (3.28%) Intranet
7 2 (3.28%) IPv4
7 2 (3.28%) Network Security
7 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.64%) DMZ
8 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.64%) SAN
8 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (14.75%) Eclipse
2 9 (14.75%) Moq
2 9 (14.75%) MSBuild
2 9 (14.75%) NUnit
2 9 (14.75%) ReSharper
3 8 (13.11%) JIRA
3 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.20%) LoadRunner
5 4 (6.56%) Selenium
6 2 (3.28%) Ant
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) Maven
6 2 (3.28%) Subversion
7 1 (1.64%) CA Gen
7 1 (1.64%) JMeter
General
1 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Developer
3 9 (14.75%) WCF Developer
3 9 (14.75%) WinForms Developer
3 9 (14.75%) WPF Developer
4 8 (13.11%) C++ Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) C++/Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Security Advisor
7 5 (8.20%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) .NET
2 16 (26.23%) XML
3 15 (24.59%) WCF
4 11 (18.03%) XML Messaging
5 9 (14.75%) ADO.NET
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (14.75%) Caliburn.Micro
5 9 (14.75%) LINQ
5 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 9 (14.75%) WinForms
5 9 (14.75%) WPF
6 7 (11.48%) MFC
7 4 (6.56%) HTML
7 4 (6.56%) SOAP
8 3 (4.92%) ATL
8 3 (4.92%) Qt
8 3 (4.92%) STL
8 3 (4.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) CESG
1 6 (9.84%) Public Cloud
1 6 (9.84%) Replication
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Windows
2 12 (19.67%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) Unix
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.84%) Windows Vista
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.28%) Solaris
7 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) MVC
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.67%) Scrum
4 11 (18.03%) Prototyping
5 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
6 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.75%) MVVM
6 9 (14.75%) Patch Management
7 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.11%) Validation
8 7 (11.48%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (11.48%) Information Assurance
8 7 (11.48%) Project Management
8 7 (11.48%) Service Management
9 6 (9.84%) Cryptography
9 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
9 6 (9.84%) Data Transformation
9 6 (9.84%) Defect Management
9 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (9.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) SQL
2 18 (29.51%) C#
3 12 (19.67%) Java
4 11 (18.03%) C++
5 9 (14.75%) VB.NET
6 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.56%) VBScript
8 3 (4.92%) C
9 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) Security Cleared
2 21 (34.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (9.84%) CISSP
4 5 (8.20%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.92%) Degree
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.28%) CEH
6 2 (3.28%) ISACA
6 2 (3.28%) MCITP
6 2 (3.28%) MCSA
6 2 (3.28%) SANS
7 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) RMADS
3 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) Sendmail
3 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) Firmware
4 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (8.20%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.28%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.28%) SCSM
3 1 (1.64%) CSIRT
3 1 (1.64%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.64%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.87%) Oracle
3 7 (11.48%) HP
4 6 (9.84%) Citrix
4 6 (9.84%) Telerik
4 6 (9.84%) VMware
5 4 (6.56%) IBM
6 2 (3.28%) Adobe
6 2 (3.28%) Alterian
6 2 (3.28%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) CA
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco
7 1 (1.64%) NetApp
7 1 (1.64%) Sophos
7 1 (1.64%) Symantec
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