Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Client Server
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 59 60
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 +14
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.29% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.54% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £485 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.53% +43.70% -12.34%
East of England median daily rate £425 £294 £463
% change year-on-year +44.68% -36.49% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.81 £32.40 -
% change year-on-year -48.13% - -

Client/Server is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 250 184 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 36.44% 29.07% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 116 115
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £421 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.89% +5.31% -
10th Percentile £168 £138 £200
90th Percentile £575 £538 £598
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £378
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.28% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 20
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.05 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.03% -52.75% +104.00%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.68 £12.45
90th Percentile £31.25 £12.43 £38.88
East of England median hourly rate £19.38 £32.34 £22.19
% change year-on-year -40.06% +45.74% -6.58%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Client/Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Bedfordshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Bedfordshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Bedfordshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £400 -
Client/Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripter
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware