Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 - 104
Rank change year-on-year - +104 -28
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.19% - 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
South Wales median daily rate £325 - £350
Wales median daily rate £325 - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 303 342 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 29.28% 30.78% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 254 229
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.34% +9.54%
10th Percentile £150 £158 £225
90th Percentile £489 £525 £488
Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 13
South Wales median hourly rate £36.25 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.25% -2.44% +38.98%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.80 £9.28
90th Percentile £79.34 £36.88 £29.20
Wales median hourly rate £33.78 £19.30 £18.25
% change year-on-year +75.00% +5.77% +21.67%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 6 months to 19 January 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
Cardiff - 2 £325 - 1
Client/Server
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL