The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 125 122 132
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 1.31% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-54.00% -
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
534 535 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.26% 21.87% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 219 249
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £510 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 27
Average hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -33.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £9.39 £14.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.05 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
N-Tier
South East

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Berkshire region.

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
N-Tier
South East

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle