The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 90 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 7 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.58% 0.70% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 2.29% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £448 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.69% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+70.58% -6.84%
Client/Server
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
449 437 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.99% 30.80% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 225 206
Average daily rate £415 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 18 22
Average hourly rate £46.25 £18.21 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.98% -1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Client/Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Redhill - 6 £370 -
Client/Server
South East

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Unix
5 7 (36.84%) Solaris
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Sun
5 7 (36.84%) EMC
5 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) SAN
5 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
5 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (36.84%) Firewall
5 7 (36.84%) SSH
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
5 7 (36.84%) Banking
5 7 (36.84%) Brocade
5 7 (36.84%) NAS
5 7 (36.84%) High Availability
5 7 (36.84%) RHEV
6 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) UML
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
8 3 (15.79%) QMS

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
1 7 (36.84%) NAS
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
1 7 (36.84%) SSH
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Extranet
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (10.53%) Toad
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) Log4j
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Storage Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) Unix Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Unix
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (36.84%) High Availability
2 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
2 5 (26.32%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Logistics
4 3 (15.79%) QMS
4 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Web Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) RHEV
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Brocade
2 7 (36.84%) EMC
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
2 7 (36.84%) Sun
3 1 (5.26%) SAP