The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 67 51
Rank change year-on-year +18 -16  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 6 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.08% 0.18% 1.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.65% 0.71% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
Median daily rate £394 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £367 £350
% change year-on-year +15.96% +4.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £23.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year +67.39% +46.73%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 129 140 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 23.24% 25.83% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 94 95
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 8
Median hourly rate £50.50 £19.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.32% -6.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.07 £13.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.50 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in South Wales

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in South Wales

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 6 £394 -
Client/Server
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
1 6 (46.15%) HL7
1 6 (46.15%) Release Management
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) CSS3
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
2 5 (38.46%) Ajax
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
3 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Conceptual Models
3 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Use Case
3 4 (30.77%) CMDB
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Contract Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) XHTML
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (15.38%) JCAPS
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Lead Architect
4 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
6 1 (7.69%) UML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Ajax
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) CSS3
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) HTML5
1 5 (38.46%) jQuery
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) XHTML
3 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) CMDB
2 3 (23.08%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
1 6 (46.15%) Release Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
3 4 (30.77%) Conceptual Models
3 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Use Case
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Contract Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) HL7
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) ServiceNow
2 2 (15.38%) Fiorano
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) InterSystems