Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 22 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 82 101
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 -10
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 0.089% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.31% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £191 £350 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.43% -13.04% -5.29%
10th Percentile £191 £300 £386
90th Percentile £192 £400 £573
East of England median daily rate £425 £294 £463
% change year-on-year +44.68% -36.49% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.84 - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.81 £32.40 -
% change year-on-year -48.13% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 414 323 400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.13% 28.74% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 158 206
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £359 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £192 £103 £209
90th Percentile £520 £491 £550
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 26 31
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +42.98% +3.64%
10th Percentile £13.25 £14.63 £13.75
90th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £19.38 £32.40 £22.44
% change year-on-year -40.19% +44.40% -7.70%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Cambridgeshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Cambridgeshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Cambridgeshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Client/Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft