Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 19 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 120 126
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 -14
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £325 - £294
10th Percentile £313 - £283
90th Percentile £338 - £299
Scotland median daily rate £400 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £21.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year - +12.00% -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 815 673 907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.19% 31.55% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 369 425
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £260 £255 £225
90th Percentile £548 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% +16.67% +18.83%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -3.45%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) AppSense
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) POJO
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Support
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) AppSense
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware