Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 149 164
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 -1
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 6 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.51% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -13.51% +37.04%
10th Percentile £331 £400 £364
90th Percentile £433 £400 £505
South East median daily rate £363 £400 £435
% change year-on-year -9.38% -8.05% +24.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -2.17% +100.00% +31.43%

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 1,467 1,168 1,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.05% 31.05% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 529 770
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £220 £250 £250
90th Percentile £576 £590 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 72 64
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £13.86 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.07% -23.00% -
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.38 £32.15 £43.05
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -30.00% +51.52%

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 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 19 July 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 -5 5 £363 - 5
Client/Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (50.00%) Informatica
1 3 (50.00%) PowerCenter
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Memory Management
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) PBX
2 2 (33.33%) PSTN

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 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) PBX
1 2 (33.33%) PSTN
1 2 (33.33%) Skype
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (50.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Lync Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Memory Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) BPR
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Informatica
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft