Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 23 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 80 62
Rank change year-on-year +39 -18 -
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 21 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.08% 0.21% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.82% 0.66% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Sheffield median daily rate £575 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +1.47% -
10th Percentile £393 £323 £299
90th Percentile £607 £359 £373
South Yorkshire median daily rate £575 £345 £340
% change year-on-year +66.67% +1.47% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Sheffield median hourly rate - - £12.00
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.00

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 Sheffield with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 238 302 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 34.90% 31.23% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 209 171
Sheffield median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £273 £213
90th Percentile £615 £578 £550
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +11.76% +11.84% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 12
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.08 £27.50 £12.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.09% +123.80% -20.13%
10th Percentile £19.60 £11.86 £10.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £30.75 £18.38
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £17.30 £12.49
% change year-on-year +33.42% +38.47% -16.73%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Sheffield

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Sheffield

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Client/Server in Sheffield

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 20 (95.24%) Finance
1 20 (95.24%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (71.43%) Banking
3 13 (61.90%) Investment Management
4 12 (57.14%) Security Operations
5 10 (47.62%) SIEM
6 9 (42.86%) Information Security
6 9 (42.86%) CISSP
6 9 (42.86%) Windows
6 9 (42.86%) Firewall
7 8 (38.10%) Degree
8 7 (33.33%) Financial Institution
9 6 (28.57%) SMS
9 6 (28.57%) QRadar
9 6 (28.57%) CSIRT
10 5 (23.81%) Threat Intelligence
10 5 (23.81%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
11 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
11 4 (19.05%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
12 3 (14.29%) Coaching
12 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (14.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (14.29%) Unix
12 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 3 (14.29%) DNS
12 3 (14.29%) Internet
12 3 (14.29%) Linux
12 3 (14.29%) Windows NT

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) SMS
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (95.24%) Finance
2 15 (71.43%) Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (38.10%) SOC Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Security Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (9.52%) Information Specialist
7 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
8 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (61.90%) Investment Management
3 12 (57.14%) Security Operations
4 10 (47.62%) SIEM
5 9 (42.86%) Information Security
6 5 (23.81%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Threat Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Security
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
8 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.76%) Change Management
9 1 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 8 (38.10%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CEH
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) CSIRT
1 6 (28.57%) QRadar
2 3 (14.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Symantec
1 2 (9.52%) Varonis
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle