The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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
UK / Wales
Rank 58 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.52% 0.15% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.38% 0.47% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Median daily rate £300 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £325
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 Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
186 213 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.31% 31.74% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 157 107
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £223 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £13.50 £24.50
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 Wales

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales 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
South Wales +25 8 £300 -14.28%
West Wales - 1 £310 -
Client/Server
UK

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 7 (70.00%) HL7
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) NHS
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
4 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) Release Management
5 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (30.00%) JCAPS
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) InterSystems
5 3 (30.00%) Fiorano
5 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) XSLT
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Contract Management
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (30.00%) JCAPS
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Applications Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Lead Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Support Manager
4 2 (20.00%) UML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Contract Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) HL7
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Fiorano
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
1 3 (30.00%) InterSystems