Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 - 99
Rank change year-on-year - +99 -1
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 18 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.14% - 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.42% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 - -
East of England median daily rate £425 £294 £463
% change year-on-year +44.68% -36.49% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.81 £32.40 -
% change year-on-year -48.13% - -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 526 480 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 33.31% 34.63% 30.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 268 253
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £178 £181 £215
90th Percentile £550 £538 £535
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 54
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.40 £17.50 £21.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.27% -18.65% +43.42%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.84 £10.73
90th Percentile £46.50 £34.05 £39.63
East of England median hourly rate £19.19 £32.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year -40.65% +43.71% -8.16%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Client/Server in Hertfordshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 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
Watford - 8 £438 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £253 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £560 -
Client/Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (33.33%) HTTP
3 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (33.33%) Retail
3 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (27.78%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (27.78%) Mitel
4 5 (27.78%) DataPower
4 5 (27.78%) Veeam
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) Information Security
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) Firewall
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 5 (27.78%) LAN
4 5 (27.78%) VoIP
4 5 (27.78%) SMTP
4 5 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Dell
4 5 (27.78%) Middleware
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 5 (27.78%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (27.78%) Virtual Desktop

Client/Server
Co-occurring 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 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 6 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.56%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) HTTP
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) SMTP
2 5 (27.78%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) DataPower
2 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) Server Hardening
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) BPR
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Dell
2 5 (27.78%) HP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Mitel
2 5 (27.78%) Veeam
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Capita