Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 99 97
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 4 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.20% 0.71% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 2.22% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 12
Bristol median daily rate £425 £275 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.55% -19.12% -40.87%
10th Percentile £383 £200 £313
90th Percentile £443 £370 £400
South West median daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.11% - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -61.11% - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 522 541 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.54% 31.97% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 419 368
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £203 £237 £213
90th Percentile £538 £564 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 29 16
Bristol median hourly rate £16.25 £24.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.67% +32.43% +12.12%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £57.63 £46.70 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +20.00%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 21 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Unix

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Environment Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas