Period
to 19 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 19 June 2019 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 118 126
Rank change year-on-year +26 +8 -30
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 12 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.79% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.66% 1.32% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £323 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.34% -31.95% -
10th Percentile £307 £311 £386
90th Percentile £450 £343 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £350 £403
% change year-on-year +21.43% -13.04% -1.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year - -2.17% +100.00%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 451 530 590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 29.52% 26.25% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 310 284
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £225
90th Percentile £560 £548 £550
South East median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 15
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.75 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +13.33% -1.64%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.55 £11.06
90th Percentile £48.13 £46.00 £26.60
South East median hourly rate £19.30 £32.82 £16.75
% change year-on-year -41.19% +95.94% -42.24%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Buckinghamshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Buckinghamshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Client/Server in Buckinghamshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Buckinghamshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. 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
Milton Keynes +20 7 £438 +35.34%
Client/Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 7 (58.33%) DevOps
3 7 (58.33%) Spring Boot
3 7 (58.33%) Java 8
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) OpenShift
6 4 (33.33%) Microservices
6 4 (33.33%) API Development
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) REST
7 3 (25.00%) PaaS
7 3 (25.00%) GitHub
7 3 (25.00%) Maven
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (25.00%) Docker
7 3 (25.00%) Spring Cloud
8 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (16.67%) npm

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) JRun
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) OpenShift
2 3 (25.00%) GitHub
2 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) npm
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) GitLab
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (16.67%) Mocha
3 2 (16.67%) Protractor
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Spring
1 7 (58.33%) Spring Boot
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) Spring Cloud
4 2 (16.67%) Chai
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) API Development
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Microservices
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 2 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Java 8
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) GUPTA
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle