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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 231 200 217
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +17
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 40 71 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.75% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 2.36% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 44 16
Median daily rate £435 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £482 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.37% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £26.09 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-11.83% -14.46%
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
2886 3008 2605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.01% 31.85% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1677 1600 1398
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 131 176
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 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
Surrey -1 13 £300 - 22
Buckinghamshire +9 12 £488 +62.50% 6
Hampshire -24 9 £410 - 7
Berkshire -18 5 £438 +29.62% 6
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 27 (37.50%) Windows
2 27 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 22 (30.56%) Oracle
3 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
4 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (22.22%) SSH
5 16 (22.22%) Internet
5 16 (22.22%) SQL
5 16 (22.22%) FTP
6 15 (20.83%) Unix
6 15 (20.83%) Firewall
6 15 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 14 (19.44%) Cryptography
8 13 (18.06%) Citrix
8 13 (18.06%) .NET
8 13 (18.06%) C#
8 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
8 13 (18.06%) Cisco
9 12 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 12 (16.67%) SMTP
9 12 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 12 (16.67%) MVC
9 12 (16.67%) IPsec
9 12 (16.67%) Web Development
9 12 (16.67%) Windows Vista
9 12 (16.67%) WCF
10 11 (15.28%) SCCM
10 11 (15.28%) OWASP

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 12 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.50%) IIS
3 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.94%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.39%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) FTP
1 16 (22.22%) Internet
1 16 (22.22%) SSH
2 15 (20.83%) Firewall
3 12 (16.67%) IPsec
3 12 (16.67%) SMTP
4 10 (13.89%) DNS
5 9 (12.50%) HTTP
5 9 (12.50%) SSL
6 7 (9.72%) SAN
6 7 (9.72%) WAN
7 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.94%) DHCP
8 5 (6.94%) NAS
8 5 (6.94%) Wireshark
9 4 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (5.56%) LAN
10 3 (4.17%) MPLS
10 3 (4.17%) VLAN
10 3 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.78%) DB2
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.39%) QlikView
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.94%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.39%) Selenium
3 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.39%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
2 3 (4.17%) Billing
2 3 (4.17%) Investment Banking
2 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Law
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Developer
2 9 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 8 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Security Advisor
6 5 (6.94%) Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (5.56%) IT Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) .NET
2 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (16.67%) WCF
3 10 (13.89%) Web Services
4 8 (11.11%) HTML
4 8 (11.11%) XML
5 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
5 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (9.72%) CSS
5 7 (9.72%) jQuery
5 7 (9.72%) REST
6 5 (6.94%) ADO.NET
6 5 (6.94%) Ajax
6 5 (6.94%) FastCGI
6 5 (6.94%) LINQ
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 5 (6.94%) WPF
7 4 (5.56%) JMS
8 3 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Cryptography
2 10 (13.89%) CESG
3 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.33%) NHS
5 4 (5.56%) DataPower
6 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.17%) Private Cloud
6 3 (4.17%) Replication
7 2 (2.78%) Clustering
7 2 (2.78%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.78%) FMCG
8 1 (1.39%) AS400
8 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.39%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.39%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.39%) PKI
8 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) Windows
2 15 (20.83%) Unix
3 12 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 5 (6.94%) Linux
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.56%) Solaris
6 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.78%) AIX
8 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.67%) MVC
1 12 (16.67%) Web Development
2 11 (15.28%) OWASP
2 11 (15.28%) Patch Management
3 10 (13.89%) Information Assurance
3 10 (13.89%) ITIL
4 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 9 (12.50%) Fuzz Testing
5 8 (11.11%) ISMS
5 8 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (11.11%) Project Management
5 8 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 7 (9.72%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 6 (8.33%) High Availability
7 6 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) SQL
2 13 (18.06%) C#
2 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 9 (12.50%) VBScript
5 7 (9.72%) Java
6 6 (8.33%) PHP
7 5 (6.94%) Python
7 5 (6.94%) Ruby
7 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.89%) CESG Certified Professional
3 10 (13.89%) CISSP
4 7 (9.72%) Degree
5 6 (8.33%) CEH
6 5 (6.94%) DV Cleared
6 5 (6.94%) ISEB
6 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
7 4 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (4.17%) MCITP
8 3 (4.17%) MCTS
9 2 (2.78%) CREST Certified
9 2 (2.78%) Cyber Scheme
9 2 (2.78%) OSCP
9 2 (2.78%) Tigerscheme
10 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.39%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) RMADS
2 4 (5.56%) QA
3 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.78%) SLA
5 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.28%) Sendmail
3 3 (4.17%) RHEV
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.78%) vSphere
4 2 (2.78%) XenApp
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) SCCM
2 7 (9.72%) SCOM
3 6 (8.33%) SCDPM
3 6 (8.33%) SCSM
3 6 (8.33%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.17%) Data Guard
4 3 (4.17%) Nagios
5 2 (2.78%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.78%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.39%) QRadar
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.56%) Oracle
3 13 (18.06%) Cisco
3 13 (18.06%) Citrix
4 9 (12.50%) VMware
5 7 (9.72%) HP
5 7 (9.72%) NetApp
6 6 (8.33%) EMC
7 5 (6.94%) Dell
7 5 (6.94%) IBM
8 4 (5.56%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.17%) Brocade
9 3 (4.17%) CA
9 3 (4.17%) F5
9 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.17%) SAP
9 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.17%) Splunk
9 3 (4.17%) Sun
10 2 (2.78%) Intel Security
Bracknell
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago