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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 49 62
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.87% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.18% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £275 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £366 £349
% change year-on-year +23.03% +4.79%  
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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 182 157 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 34.80% 27.30% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 97 98
Median daily rate £353 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £180 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £402 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Median hourly rate - - £22.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Glasgow