Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 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 > Kent
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 55 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +19
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.23% 1.37% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 3.23% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Kent median daily rate - £375 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +188.46% -74.63%
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £460
% change year-on-year +13.33% -18.48% +31.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -11.76% -1.16% +145.71%

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 128 217 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 29.02% 42.47% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 170 102
Kent median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £120 £124 £201
90th Percentile £540 £476 £549
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 6
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £25.69 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.70% +26.86% +22.73%
10th Percentile £35.00 £25.69 £11.00
90th Percentile £82.50 £97.88 £42.75
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £21.16
% change year-on-year +81.39% -8.79% +16.72%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Kent

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Kent

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Kent

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Tunbridge Wells -7 1 - -
Client/Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware