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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 39 43
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 2.99% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 9.82% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Median daily rate - £367 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £366 £345
% change year-on-year +19.61% +6.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £32.25 -
% change year-on-year -61.24% -  

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 148 163 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 32.10% 30.41% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 116 77
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £700 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £12.51 £20.00 £9.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.47% +111.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £17.60 £8.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.28 £20.00 £20.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in South Yorkshire

Client/Server
Top 6 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Client/Server
Top Related 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 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M