Period
to 21 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 180 167
Rank change year-on-year +31 -13 -20
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.097% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.36% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Berkshire median daily rate £588 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.77% -27.78% +7.14%
10th Percentile £504 £313 £375
90th Percentile £641 £338 £495
South East median daily rate £464 £461 £375
% change year-on-year +0.49% +23.00% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £36.08 £37.50 £46.19
% change year-on-year -3.80% -18.81% +2.64%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 944 1,380 1,416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.45% 32.64% 35.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 671 689
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £185 £263 £220
90th Percentile £583 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £425 £433 £400
% change year-on-year -1.85% +8.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 57 57
Berkshire median hourly rate £46.00 £13.10 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +251.15% +9.17% -39.43%
10th Percentile £14.12 £12.00 £10.32
90th Percentile £82.50 £47.50 £40.70
South East median hourly rate £30.81 £20.13 £20.19
% change year-on-year +53.08% -0.30% +15.34%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Berkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Berkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Client/Server in Berkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Berkshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
Reading - 2 £588 - 1
Client/Server
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Monitoring Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blog
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware