The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 22 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 49 44
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.92% 0.89% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.56% 3.20% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £367 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £23.00 £26.09
% change year-on-year +33.69% -11.83%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 117 125 150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 36.00% 27.96% 35.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 91 92
Median daily rate £405 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £750 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.42 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.73% +21.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £12.88 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £21.28 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in South Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in South Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Sheffield +8 2 - -
Client/Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) CSIRT
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) QRadar
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Server Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Security Incident Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (33.33%) CSIRT
2 1 (33.33%) QRadar