The 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 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 106 87 105
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 20 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 1.44% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 5.41% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 2
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£305 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £26.99
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -44.42%
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
682 610 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.93% 26.64% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 365 298
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 22 51
Average hourly rate £13.69 £13.65 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.10 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £23.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Client/Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 December 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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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 -27 19 £305 +1.66% 4
South Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Python
3 16 (47.06%) C++
3 16 (47.06%) Bash Shell
4 15 (44.12%) PHP
4 15 (44.12%) Ruby
5 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
5 14 (41.18%) Node.js
5 14 (41.18%) DevOps
6 13 (38.24%) Web Services
6 13 (38.24%) MongoDB
7 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
7 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
8 11 (32.35%) Puppet
8 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (29.41%) DNS
9 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (29.41%) Redis
10 9 (26.47%) SSL
10 9 (26.47%) TDD
10 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
10 9 (26.47%) Salt
11 8 (23.53%) MySQL
11 8 (23.53%) Apache
11 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 8 (23.53%) SimpleDB
11 8 (23.53%) Couchbase
12 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
12 6 (17.65%) Oracle

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 14 (41.18%) Node.js
2 8 (23.53%) Apache
3 5 (14.71%) nginx
4 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) Route 53
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
2 10 (29.41%) DNS
3 9 (26.47%) SSL
4 6 (17.65%) Internet
4 6 (17.65%) DHCP
5 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.94%) DVB
6 1 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 13 (38.24%) MongoDB
3 10 (29.41%) Redis
4 8 (23.53%) SimpleDB
4 8 (23.53%) MySQL
4 8 (23.53%) Couchbase
5 6 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
6 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) JProfiler
2 2 (5.88%) Hudson
2 2 (5.88%) JUnit
2 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
1 8 (23.53%) Support Analyst
1 8 (23.53%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) SOAP
2 3 (8.82%) jQuery
2 3 (8.82%) RESTful
2 3 (8.82%) HTML5
2 3 (8.82%) Ajax
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Jena
3 2 (5.88%) GWT
3 2 (5.88%) D3.js
3 2 (5.88%) Vaadin
3 2 (5.88%) POSIX
3 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.82%) Ontologies
2 3 (8.82%) Chemistry
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) MPEG
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) DevOps
2 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
3 9 (26.47%) TDD
3 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
4 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.71%) Kanban
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.76%) Security Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Network Design
7 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.88%) Change Control
8 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.88%) Release Management
8 2 (5.88%) Web Development
8 2 (5.88%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Python
2 16 (47.06%) C++
2 16 (47.06%) Bash Shell
3 15 (44.12%) PHP
3 15 (44.12%) Ruby
4 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Perl
7 3 (8.82%) SPARQL
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) Tcl
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) AWK
8 1 (2.94%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Puppet
1 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (26.47%) Salt
3 5 (14.71%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Percona
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) F5