The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 123 134
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11  
Contract jobs citing Client/Server 9 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.82% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 2.76% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 6
Median daily rate £500 £367 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.42% +11.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £367 £350
% change year-on-year +15.96% +4.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year +95.65% +46.73%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 678 869 827
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 32.72% 29.86% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 592 509
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 37
Median hourly rate £14.20 £15.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +21.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.92 £10.00 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £20.25 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.20% +29.72%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Client/Server in Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Client/Server in Yorkshire

Client/Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
West Yorkshire +18 6 £488 +11.42% 2
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) SAS
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) Office 365
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
4 4 (21.05%) PCI QSA
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
5 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) SAS Certification

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (21.05%) SAS
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Jetty
2 2 (10.53%) Mule ESB
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Moodle
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) HTTP
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) FTP
5 1 (5.26%) SMTP
5 1 (5.26%) SSH
5 1 (5.26%) SSL
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security Specialist
1 4 (21.05%) Information Specialist
1 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS Specialist
1 4 (21.05%) SAS Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Security Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Security Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Java Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) RESTful
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) Apache CXF
2 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 2 (10.53%) Spring Integration
2 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (5.26%) NHS
5 1 (5.26%) PKI
5 1 (5.26%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) OOD
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Stress Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) PCI QSA
2 3 (15.79%) SAS Certification
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 Machines
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
2 1 (5.26%) Vignette
2 1 (5.26%) VMware