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 29 June 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
29 Jun 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 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.00
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
94 96 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.92% 27.35% 25.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 57 72
Median daily rate £425 £413 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £190 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £46.07 £11.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.60% -72.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 1 (100.00%) Loose Coupling
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) YAGNI

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 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 1 (100.00%) Loose Coupling
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL