The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 28 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 89 85
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 12 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.99% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 1.99% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +6.89% -9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.65% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +30.43% +22.66%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 396 403 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 32.51% 31.71% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 374 279
Median daily rate £403 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £231 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 46 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +153.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £21.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £52.17
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Surrey

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Surrey

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Surrey

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 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
Epsom - 6 - -
Tadworth - 4 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Client/Server
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) Unix
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) Middleware
4 10 (66.67%) JBoss
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) IIS
4 10 (66.67%) Web Services
4 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (66.67%) WildFly
5 9 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (60.00%) Capacity Management
5 9 (60.00%) NetBackup
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) Banking
5 9 (60.00%) SSH
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) LDAP
5 9 (60.00%) Symantec
5 9 (60.00%) McAfee
5 9 (60.00%) Citrix
5 9 (60.00%) Veritas
6 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (20.00%) IBM

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (66.67%) IIS
1 10 (66.67%) JBoss
1 10 (66.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) LDAP
1 9 (60.00%) SSH
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) DMZ
3 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.67%) Modbus
3 1 (6.67%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) XML Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Middleware
1 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
1 12 (80.00%) Unix
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (20.00%) Test Management
2 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (20.00%) Use Case
2 3 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Information Management
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) McAfee
2 9 (60.00%) Symantec
2 9 (60.00%) Veritas
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) AppSense
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
4 1 (6.67%) Intel