Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 84 96
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 0
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 15 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.15% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.46% 0.52% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Glasgow median daily rate £425 - £375
10th Percentile £404 - £339
90th Percentile £438 - £388
Scotland median daily rate £400 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £21.00 -
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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 433 387 520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.26% 34.62% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 199 265
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -3.57%
10th Percentile £234 £186 £188
90th Percentile £475 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.53% +6.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.15 £17.63 £12.35
90th Percentile £27.40 £45.13 £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -6.67%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Glasgow

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Glasgow

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 13 (86.67%) Perl
1 13 (86.67%) Python
1 13 (86.67%) PKI
1 13 (86.67%) REST
2 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Sybase
5 7 (46.67%) DB2
5 7 (46.67%) SQLite
5 7 (46.67%) SDLC
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) SSL
7 2 (13.33%) MSDE
8 1 (6.67%) AppFabric
8 1 (6.67%) jQuery
8 1 (6.67%) Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) Business Development
8 1 (6.67%) WCF
8 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.67%) IIS
8 1 (6.67%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) SOAP
8 1 (6.67%) XML
8 1 (6.67%) XSLT
8 1 (6.67%) .NET

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) DB2
1 7 (46.67%) SQLite
2 2 (13.33%) MSDE
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Perl Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Python Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Tools Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
4 1 (6.67%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) AppFabric
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (46.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Sybase