Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Southend-on-Sea. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Essex > Southend-on-Sea
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 56 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 2.40% 1.44% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.23% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £575 £333 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.93% - -
Essex median daily rate £500 £325 £250
% change year-on-year +53.85% +30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate - £31.50 £32.40
% change year-on-year - -2.78% -11.23%

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 Southend-on-Sea with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Southend-on-Sea
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 65 66 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 26.00% 31.73% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 50 1
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £525 £508 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +44.79% -33.24%
10th Percentile £411 £310 £350
90th Percentile £600 £612 £351
Essex median daily rate £525 £488 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +62.50% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Essex median hourly rate £26.45 £35.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -25.49% +26.79% +5.66%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Job postings citing Client/Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Southend-on-Sea

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Client/Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Confluence
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (66.67%) JMeter
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 4 (66.67%) Impala
3 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 4 (66.67%) Pentaho

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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 6 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Impala
1 4 (66.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ETL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Quality Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (66.67%) Data Integration
3 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories
4 3 (50.00%) Data Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle