The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 115 49
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.42% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.01% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £335 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +0.64% -3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +167.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +9.09% +46.66%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 136 596 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 35.51% 41.82% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 386 103
Median daily rate £360 £310 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% -6.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £216 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 55 15
Median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +86.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Tyne and Wear

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL