Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 137 134
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -16
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.17% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.83% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
East Midlands median daily rate £238 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.82% +33.33% +18.71%
10th Percentile £123 £475 £281
90th Percentile £398 £775 £554
England median daily rate £386 £403 £414
% change year-on-year -4.04% -2.72% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -5.56% -36.28% +94.83%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 792 847 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.58% 26.78% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 540 533
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £212 £200 £213
90th Percentile £550 £557 £508
England median daily rate £451 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.28% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 55
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £16.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +24.57% -2.70%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.96 £10.80
90th Percentile £44.75 £60.00 £36.40
England median hourly rate £21.78 £20.99 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% +4.93% +14.29%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £238 -
Derbyshire +4 1 £125 -83.33% 2
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware