The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 23 April 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 119 101
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 13 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.68% 0.44% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 1.50% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 14
Median daily rate £388 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.30% -4.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £345 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £367 £350
% change year-on-year +15.96% +4.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year +95.65% -  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 588 668 658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.80% 29.36% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 450 378
Median daily rate £425 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 29 36
Median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.05% +71.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £16.98 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.83 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +29.72%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Hampshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Client/Server in Hampshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Hampshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 7 £348 -
Farnborough +5 2 £388 +9.15%
Hook +3 1 £420 +2.43%
Havant - 1 £523 -
Southampton - 1 - - 1
Client/Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (56.00%) XML
3 13 (52.00%) C++
4 12 (48.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (40.00%) MVC
6 10 (40.00%) XML Messaging
6 10 (40.00%) Scrum
6 10 (40.00%) Eclipse
6 10 (40.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) MFC
6 10 (40.00%) MySQL
6 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (36.00%) C#
8 8 (32.00%) .NET
8 8 (32.00%) Linux
8 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (32.00%) Validation
8 8 (32.00%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (24.00%) Telerik
9 6 (24.00%) WCF
9 6 (24.00%) JIRA
9 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (24.00%) Data Transformation
9 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) SMTP
2 1 (4.00%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) JIRA
2 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Military
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) C++ Developer
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) XML
2 10 (40.00%) MFC
2 10 (40.00%) XML Messaging
3 8 (32.00%) .NET
4 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 2 (8.00%) ATL
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) Qt
5 2 (8.00%) STL
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
1 10 (40.00%) Scrum
2 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (32.00%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (32.00%) Validation
3 6 (24.00%) Code Coverage
3 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (24.00%) Data Transformation
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (24.00%) SDLC
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C++
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (16.00%) VBScript
7 3 (12.00%) C
8 2 (8.00%) Delphi
8 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) MCITP
3 2 (8.00%) MCSA
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (8.00%) SCSM
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Telerik
3 2 (8.00%) BEA
3 2 (8.00%) F5
3 2 (8.00%) Informatica
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat