The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 102 96 121
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 14 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.85% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.75% 3.77% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +48.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £300 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-14.47% -25.49%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
510 477 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.47% 22.57% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 248 221
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 39 18
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.48 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Client/Server
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Client/Server Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Client/Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Client/Server Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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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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
West Yorkshire +1 14 £275 -
East Yorkshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 10 (50.00%) Web Services
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) ISEB
3 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (30.00%) Python
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Ruby
5 5 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) Salt
5 5 (25.00%) Couchbase
5 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) QA
5 5 (25.00%) Release Management
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (25.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) VLAN
2 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (20.00%) DVB
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (25.00%) Couchbase
1 5 (25.00%) SimpleDB
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (25.00%) Redis
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) IPTV
1 4 (20.00%) Video on Demand
1 4 (20.00%) MPEG
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) STB
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Blog
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Release Management
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
2 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) Perl
4 4 (20.00%) C
4 4 (20.00%) Tcl
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
1 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Salt
1 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Capita
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) EPiServer