The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 35 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.32% 0.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 1.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £366 £343
% change year-on-year +23.03% +6.78%  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70 88 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 22.73% 21.89% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 52 60
Median daily rate £350 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 7
Median hourly rate £19.25 £50.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.50% +110.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £60.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Cambridge

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Cambridge

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Anypoint

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) Anypoint
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Architect
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace