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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 - 85
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% - 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +19.61% +4.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £32.25 -
% change year-on-year -61.24% -  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 285 447 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 31.77% 29.47% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 220 183
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £288 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 6
Median hourly rate £52.17 £39.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.76% +129.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Alterian
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Looker

Client/Server
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Looker
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos BI Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Alterian
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau