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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 109 104 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 11 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.68% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 3.02% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
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£313 £300 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +62.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £53.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-72.64% +3.92%
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
537 497 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.83% 22.38% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 260 250
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 28
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.40 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £22.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 20 August 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 -4 11 £313 +4.16% 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
South Yorkshire - - - -
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) Python
4 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (30.00%) Perl
4 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) Salt
5 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Video on Demand
5 5 (25.00%) Couchbase
5 5 (25.00%) Puppet
5 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (25.00%) Node.js
5 5 (25.00%) Redis
5 5 (25.00%) SimpleDB
5 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) QA
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Software Testing

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) VLAN
2 5 (25.00%) DVB
2 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Couchbase
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (25.00%) Redis
1 5 (25.00%) SimpleDB
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ant
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Video on Demand
1 5 (25.00%) IPTV
1 5 (25.00%) MPEG
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) STB
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) Blog
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) Test Management
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) OOD
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) Perl
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (25.00%) C
4 5 (25.00%) Tcl
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) AWK
6 1 (5.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
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 2 (10.00%) Capita
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) EPiServer