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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 81 73 83
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 0.38% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.30% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £425 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% +4.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £366 £345
% change year-on-year +19.61% +6.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £32.25 -
% change year-on-year -61.24% -  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 329 308 373
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.29% 29.53% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 150 155
Median daily rate £396 £364 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.72% +6.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.53% +4.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £14.16 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £36.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 4 £425 +36.00%
Client/Server
South East

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) SMTP
2 5 (62.50%) IPsec
2 5 (62.50%) CESG
2 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
2 5 (62.50%) ISMS
2 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
2 5 (62.50%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
3 3 (37.50%) Fuzz Testing
3 3 (37.50%) OWASP
3 3 (37.50%) Sendmail
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 3 (37.50%) RMADS
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Security
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) SSH
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) FTP

Client/Server
Top Related 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) IPsec
2 5 (62.50%) SMTP
3 3 (37.50%) FTP
3 3 (37.50%) SSH
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Advisor
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) CESG
2 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
1 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
1 5 (62.50%) ISMS
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Security
2 3 (37.50%) Fuzz Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) OWASP
2 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CESG Certified Professional
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (12.50%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle