Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 24 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 77 70
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.60% 0.33% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.67% 1.48% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.26% -30.00%
10th Percentile £307 £313 £226
90th Percentile £359 £375 £425
South West median daily rate £343 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +5.38% -18.75% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -61.11% - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 150 203 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.59% 22.23% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 119 141
Gloucestershire median daily rate £325 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -10.83% +11.27%
10th Percentile £145 £125 £250
90th Percentile £488 £502 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 12
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.39 £14.88
90th Percentile £60.00 £43.75 £45.45
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +41.51% -32.05% +18.18%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Gloucestershire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Gloucestershire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Gloucestershire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham +16 2 £325 -7.14%
Tewkesbury - 1 £310 -
Client/Server
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL