The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 47 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.46% - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +23.28% +7.35%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 210 181 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 33.98% 26.89% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 93 110
Median daily rate £375 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +4.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 9
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.25 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.61% +9.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.71 £37.50 £36.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Hertfordshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Hertfordshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Hatfield - 5 £550 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Client/Server
East of England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Service Design
2 5 (55.56%) Big Data
2 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) BPR
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Legal

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
1 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) AWS Developer
3 3 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Messaging Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) Service Design
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) BPR
4 1 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP