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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 189 220 201
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 72 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 1.16% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 15 11
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £154 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £314 £313
% change year-on-year
+27.49% +0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -48.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 £53.00
% change year-on-year
-55.38% -38.67%
Client/Server
England

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
2933 2675 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.77% 29.09% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1648 1421 1168
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £212 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 139 159
Average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Client/Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +3 21 £390 -4.00% 2
Berkshire +5 14 £350 +118.75% 3
Surrey +9 12 £300 -11.76% 4
West Sussex +3 11 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +5 8 £300 +50.00% 4
Oxfordshire -24 3 £230 -34.28%
Kent -4 1 £513 +138.37%
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 59 (49.58%) Windows
2 56 (47.06%) SQL
3 48 (40.34%) Microsoft
4 34 (28.57%) Web Services
5 33 (27.73%) Security Cleared
6 29 (24.37%) Active Directory
7 28 (23.53%) Oracle
8 27 (22.69%) MS Excel
8 27 (22.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (21.85%) SCCM
9 26 (21.85%) Migration
9 26 (21.85%) VMware
9 26 (21.85%) C#
10 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
10 25 (21.01%) UNIX
10 25 (21.01%) WCF
11 24 (20.17%) Linux
12 22 (18.49%) .NET
12 22 (18.49%) HP
13 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (15.97%) RESTful
15 18 (15.13%) MVC
15 18 (15.13%) T-SQL
16 17 (14.29%) IIS
17 16 (13.45%) Web Development
17 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (13.45%) SC Cleared
17 16 (13.45%) DV Cleared
18 15 (12.61%) Visual Studio

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (14.29%) IIS
2 13 (10.92%) Apache
2 13 (10.92%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.04%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.68%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.84%) Node.js
7 1 (0.84%) JBoss
7 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (22.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.76%) SAN
1 14 (11.76%) Firewall
2 10 (8.40%) NAS
3 8 (6.72%) HTTP
4 7 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.88%) FTP
4 7 (5.88%) SSH
5 4 (3.36%) Internet
6 3 (2.52%) DNS
7 2 (1.68%) DHCP
7 2 (1.68%) Intranet
8 1 (0.84%) X.400
8 1 (0.84%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.84%) LAN
8 1 (0.84%) WAN
8 1 (0.84%) SMTP
8 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.84%) SSL
8 1 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.40%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.84%) MS Access
6 1 (0.84%) dBASE
6 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.84%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.56%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.56%) Subversion
4 8 (6.72%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.04%) StarTeam
6 4 (3.36%) MSI
7 3 (2.52%) Wise Package Studio
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.84%) JUnit
9 1 (0.84%) Xcode
9 1 (0.84%) NUnit
9 1 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.84%) JIRA
9 1 (0.84%) Selenium
9 1 (0.84%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.84%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Banking
2 5 (4.20%) Marketing
3 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.52%) Publishing
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) Military
5 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.84%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (30.25%) Developer
2 11 (9.24%) Analyst
3 10 (8.40%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (7.56%) C# Developer
5 8 (6.72%) Programmer
5 8 (6.72%) C# Programmer
5 8 (6.72%) iOS Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Administrator
6 7 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Consultant
6 7 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) DBA
9 4 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.36%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.57%) Web Services
2 25 (21.01%) WCF
3 22 (18.49%) .NET
4 19 (15.97%) RESTful
5 15 (12.61%) HTML
5 15 (12.61%) CSS
6 14 (11.76%) XML
6 14 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 13 (10.92%) jQuery
7 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (10.08%) WPF
9 10 (8.40%) .NET Framework
9 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (7.56%) Cocoa Touch
10 9 (7.56%) Cocoa
11 7 (5.88%) SOAP
12 4 (3.36%) Ajax
13 3 (2.52%) Application Packaging
13 3 (2.52%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Clustering
1 11 (9.24%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.72%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.04%) iPhone
5 6 (5.04%) iPad
6 4 (3.36%) FlexPod
7 3 (2.52%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.68%) Social Media
8 2 (1.68%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (49.58%) Windows
2 27 (22.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.01%) UNIX
4 24 (20.17%) Linux
5 20 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (10.92%) Windows 7
6 13 (10.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (8.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (8.40%) Solaris
8 9 (7.56%) Apple iOS
9 7 (5.88%) Windows 2000
10 6 (5.04%) Windows XP
11 5 (4.20%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (2.52%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.68%) Android
13 2 (1.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.84%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.85%) Migration
2 19 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.13%) MVC
4 16 (13.45%) Web Development
4 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 14 (11.76%) Scrum
6 11 (9.24%) Configuration Management
7 10 (8.40%) Unit Testing
7 10 (8.40%) System Testing
8 9 (7.56%) Capacity Management
8 9 (7.56%) iOS Development
9 8 (6.72%) Server Building
9 8 (6.72%) RAD
9 8 (6.72%) TDD
10 7 (5.88%) Change Management
11 6 (5.04%) Validation
12 5 (4.20%) Problem Management
12 5 (4.20%) Mobile Development
12 5 (4.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.06%) SQL
2 26 (21.85%) C#
3 18 (15.13%) T-SQL
4 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.08%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.72%) Objective-C
7 7 (5.88%) VBScript
8 6 (5.04%) Java
9 4 (3.36%) VB
10 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.68%) C++
12 1 (0.84%) C
12 1 (0.84%) Python
12 1 (0.84%) Ruby
12 1 (0.84%) Perl
12 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (27.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.45%) SC Cleared
2 16 (13.45%) DV Cleared
3 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.20%) MCTS
5 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.68%) Degree
6 1 (0.84%) MCP
6 1 (0.84%) MCSE
6 1 (0.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 29 (24.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (3.36%) Veritas File System
6 3 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (21.85%) SCCM
2 12 (10.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (8.40%) SCOM
4 9 (7.56%) NetBackup
5 6 (5.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (5.04%) SAP Afaria
6 5 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (3.36%) SCDPM
7 4 (3.36%) SCSM
7 4 (3.36%) Backup Exec
7 4 (3.36%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.68%) MOM
8 2 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.84%) WMI
Vendors
1 48 (40.34%) Microsoft
2 28 (23.53%) Oracle
3 26 (21.85%) VMware
4 22 (18.49%) HP
5 12 (10.08%) Symantec
6 10 (8.40%) Sun
6 10 (8.40%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.40%) Apple
7 9 (7.56%) Telerik
8 5 (4.20%) Informatica
8 5 (4.20%) Veritas
8 5 (4.20%) SAP
8 5 (4.20%) McAfee
9 4 (3.36%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.36%) Lumension
9 4 (3.36%) Cognos
9 4 (3.36%) Cisco
10 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.84%) Aquila
11 1 (0.84%) Veeam
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