The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 85 107 107
Rank change year-on-year +22 0  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 11 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.82% 0.47% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 1.81% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Median daily rate £475 £475 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +43.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £365 £348
% change year-on-year +23.28% +4.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% -  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 421 498 429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 31.51% 26.21% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 336 260
Median daily rate £410 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £577 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.40% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 28
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.13 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.76% +14.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.25 £10.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £21.25 £20.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -36.66% +62.16%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in West Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Client/Server in West Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in West Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Leeds +10 9 £463 -2.63% 1
Bradford - 1 - -
Client/Server
Yorkshire

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 7 (36.84%) SAS
3 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) SAS Certification
5 5 (26.32%) LAN
5 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
5 5 (26.32%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
6 4 (21.05%) PCI QSA
6 4 (21.05%) Information Security
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) Banking
8 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 2 (10.53%) IIS
8 2 (10.53%) MS Office

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) SAS
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Moodle
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) SAS Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Information Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Security Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Security Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Deskside Technician
4 2 (10.53%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Operational Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) NHS
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Analytics
1 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Information Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.26%) Use Case
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SAS Certification
2 4 (21.05%) PCI QSA
3 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) VMware