The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 26 April 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 93 91
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.12% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.43% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £301 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £367 £350
% change year-on-year +15.27% +4.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £23.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year +67.39% +46.73%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 394 467 517
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.75% 28.62% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 311 285
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 25
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% +48.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.82
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.24%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in the East Midlands

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
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