The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.25% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +0.64% -3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +33.69% +22.66%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 63 83 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 19.63% 27.21% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 51 89
Median daily rate £450 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £296 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £17.77 £31.75 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.03% +273.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Oxford

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OO

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet