The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 24 June 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 - 69
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% - 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% - 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £419 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £23.00 £26.09
% change year-on-year +33.69% -11.83%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 204 223 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 24.61% 26.30% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 175 168
Median daily rate £400 £384 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% +2.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Median hourly rate £28.07 £32.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.63% -1.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.61 £42.50 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Client/Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Bristol

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Bristol

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
4 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
4 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Skype for Business
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (43.75%) Skype
4 7 (43.75%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Banking
5 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (37.50%) DFS Replication
6 5 (31.25%) Analytics
6 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (31.25%) IBM Blueworks
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) Pega
6 5 (31.25%) Retail
6 5 (31.25%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) Dojo
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
1 7 (43.75%) Skype for Business
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (43.75%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Back Office
2 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Architect
2 9 (56.25%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) BPM Designer
3 4 (25.00%) Designer
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Architect
5 1 (6.25%) BPM Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Environment Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Dojo
1 5 (31.25%) DOM
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
1 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Cognitive Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Process Management
2 5 (31.25%) QMS
2 5 (31.25%) Quality Management
2 5 (31.25%) Robotic Process Automation
2 5 (31.25%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (37.50%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Pega
2 5 (31.25%) webMethods
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas