The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 78 70 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -28
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.14% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.80% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £265 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -41.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £370 £345
% change year-on-year
+21.62% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £29.00 £20.97
% change year-on-year
-50.86% +38.29%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
254 249 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.08% 35.57% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 176 52
Median daily rate £400 £375 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £10.17 £19.50 £12.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.87% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.23 £10.57 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £19.50 £14.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 1 £250 -5.66%
Client/Server
North East

Client/Server
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Project Planning
1 5 (71.43%) QA
1 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 1 (14.29%) SCSM
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Project Planning
1 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
1 1 (14.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware