Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 23 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 91 100
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.075% 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.08% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Cheshire median daily rate - - £500
North West median daily rate £450 £375 £475
% change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £14.86 -
North West median hourly rate - £27.43 £29.00
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +93.33%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 354 461 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 26.50% 31.66% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 301 399
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61% +7.10%
10th Percentile £230 £213 £290
90th Percentile £540 £675 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 20
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.00 £19.64 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.91% +16.09% +5.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.11 £13.44
90th Percentile £30.00 £35.78 £17.78
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Cheshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Cheshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Cheshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Warrington +18 1 - -
Client/Server
North West

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

1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA