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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 34 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.36% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.86% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £125.00

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
77 66 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.70% 20.43% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 37 65
Median daily rate £425 £438 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £596 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £11.33 £45.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.82% +157.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

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%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Lead DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft