Period
to 21 October 2018

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 October 2018 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 155 172
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17 -27
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 11 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.28% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.53% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +12.90% +1.97%
10th Percentile £324 £374 £319
90th Percentile £443 £511 £453
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £460
% change year-on-year +13.33% -18.48% +31.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -11.76% -1.16% +145.71%

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 1,299 1,321 1,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.35% 33.15% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 618 676
Berkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £208 £220 £225
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 73 73
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.61 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% -18.92% -7.50%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.20 £38.00 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £21.16
% change year-on-year +81.39% -8.79% +20.89%

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 October 2018.

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 October 2018. 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 -4 5 £363 -27.50% 2
Bracknell +2 2 - -
Slough - 2 £425 -
Newbury - 1 £325 -
Client/Server
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (27.27%) Informatica
3 3 (27.27%) PowerCenter
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Skype
4 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
4 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) PBX

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Liferay
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) PBX
1 2 (18.18%) PSTN
1 2 (18.18%) Skype
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (27.27%) PowerCenter
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (9.09%) Mocha
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (27.27%) ETL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) Apollo GraphQL
3 1 (9.09%) Chai
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) D3.js
3 1 (9.09%) GraphQL
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) React Native
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) Sass
3 1 (9.09%) Swagger
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Informatica
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware