Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 21 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 - 113
Rank change year-on-year - +113 -21
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.084% - 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Wales median daily rate - - £338
UK median daily rate £405 £400 £403
% change year-on-year +1.25% -0.62% +10.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.81% +20.00% +20.69%

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 Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 319 405 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 26.78% 28.70% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 305 278
Wales median daily rate £351 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £144 £161 £185
90th Percentile £475 £538 £477
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 21
Wales median hourly rate £22.38 £20.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.17% +28.13% +8.47%
10th Percentile £12.60 £16.88 £10.38
90th Percentile £39.50 £40.00 £30.25
UK median hourly rate £20.92 £20.67 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.22% +6.00% +8.33%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Wales

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Wales

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Wales

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 - -
Client/Server
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL