The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £125.00 -
N-Tier
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
87 100 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.36% 25.38% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 74 57
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £45.54 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.83% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.15 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.21 £40.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing N-Tier across the Bedfordshire region.

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) Loose Coupling
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) YAGNI
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Loose Coupling
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft