The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank - 18 18
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 1.69% 5.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 7.41% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
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 Ipswich with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 38 27 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 28.79% 22.88% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 11
Median daily rate £500 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +90.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £230 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.10 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.50% +33.33%  
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 Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Ipswich

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML5
2 7 (58.33%) D3.js
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Ajax
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) JDBC
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) IPv4
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (33.33%) Java EE
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (16.67%) EJB
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 4 (33.33%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) IPv4
1 5 (41.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (8.33%) JBehave
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Redmine
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Database Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Ajax
1 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
1 7 (58.33%) D3.js
1 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) HTML5
1 7 (58.33%) JDBC
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
1 7 (58.33%) RESTful
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (16.67%) EJB
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Google